Spring is here, and so are some possible road closures for marathons.
With the official day of spring not too far off, it’s that time of the year to kick it up into gear and get not just your body… but your heart-healthy, with a Heart Wise exercise class here at Humber!
@Humber reporter Donna Sevilla spoke to part-time instructor for the Exercise Science and Life Management program, Leigh Gavarkovs, about the class.
So, it’s been a while since I last posted on my blog. In all honesty, I was just practically stumped on what to post that people who followed my blog could use. I wanted it to be information that related to you guys, or something that was a complete expression for myself, but instead, I hit the wall of Writer’s Block.
On a lighter note, the topic I wanted to blog about is going to be completely different from what I usually talk about and that’s about health. I admit, I did my fair share of “dieting” – though the word does have a negative connotation sometimes – and I’ve seen people trying to figure out how maintain their weight, but keep falling off the radar and away from their goals. Even if you’re the type to not gain any weight, you might be the type to want to gain it or be more fit.
So sharing is caring and I’m going to give you some of the tips that I’ve gathered. Continue reading
Donna Marie Sevilla
A Vancouver-based company specializing in developing medical marijuana is proposing to develop strains for children requiring pain relief or other health needs.
Bio-pharmaceutical company MediJean announced their plans to release low tetrahydrocannabinol, commonly known as THC, medical marijuana solutions for prescriptive consideration in cases that may involve children in April and May of next year. Continue reading
Donna Marie Sevilla
A Quebec study has reported that female doctors provide a better quality of care, but that male doctors are more productive.
Université de Montréal professor Régis Blais, who co-supervised the study, said that Valérie Martel, a student at Université Laval who conducted the study, approached him with the thesis that female doctors had a maternal instinct in comparison to males. Female doctors scored higher in who prescribed more eye exams, medications, procedures, and statins. Continue reading