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Meet Lawrence Bloomberg

Lawrence Bloomberg talks about why he chose to support the field of active health.

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Six tips for a good night’s sleep

Research studies show lack of sleep is associated with increased risk of heart disease, stroke, diabetes, obesity and depression. According to Statistics Canada, about one in seven Canadians aged 15 or older, has problems going to sleep and is considered to have insomnia.
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Dad, eat your vegetables

Did you know, a father’s diet and lifestyle could significantly impact the health of his unborn offspring? Are there dietary or lifestyle interventions that can help?
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2014 Winner Announced
Nutrition expert Dr. David J.A. Jenkins wins the 2014 Bloomberg Manulife Prize for the Promotion of Active Health.

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THE HUNGER GAMES TRACKING FOOD CHOICES FOR HEALTHIER DIETS GETTING CANADIANS UP AND OUT OF THEIR SEATS
Studies have shown that almost all people who follow restricted diets eventually gain the weight back. Geneviève Rougeau, from McGill’s School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition offers some insight into more effective weight loss.
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The next time you’re at the supermarket or corner store and toss a package of Oreos into your grocery cart, McGill’s Dr. David Buckeridge may be taking note. How?
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Only fifteen per cent of Canadians achieve the recommended 150 minutes of exercise each week, according to a 2011 Statistics Canada report. Dr. Ian Shrier is committed to getting Canadians out of their seats and moving.
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