Health & Wellness

Pitching In to Fight Social Isolation

An Edmonton woman has created a fund to help seniors stave off loneliness   By Jennifer Hughes Photo: iStock/Halfpoint.   As we’ve reported before, social isolation and loneliness have been shown to constitute major health risks, especially for seniors, and according…

Don’t Recycle Receipts

A Canadian environmental group wants the use of toxic chemicals in receipts banned Photo: iStock/AndreyPopov. A Canadian environmental group is sounding…