Health: September 2012 Archives
Sunday September 30, 2012
It's time for Part 5 of our series on stress - how we figure out what stresses us and what we can do about chronic stress.
Dr Sonia Lupien is the founder and director of the Centre for Studies on Human Stress in Montreal, which combines research with public outreach.
Dr Lupien is also a professor of psychiatry at the Université de Montreal. Her latest book is called "Well Stressed: Manage Stress Before It Turns Toxic."
This week, Dr Lupien will take a look at our how our social status - particularly in the case of teenagers - affects our stress levels.
Categories: Books, Health, Mini-series
Saturday September 29, 2012
But sometimes there's a good cause that not many people know about.
This weekend in Montreal, there's a run to support free dental services for people who would otherwise never see a dentist. It's the McGill Dentistry annual Run for Outreach.
And third-year dental student Lauren Vredenburg - also an event organizer -tells us more about the cause.
Sunday September 23, 2012
Claudine Labelle started out as an athlete. But she's built her career around inspiring others to get active - in particular, teenage girls.
She spoke with Elizabeth Robertson about the FitSpirit program that provides mentoring and inspiration in schools in Quebec and Ontario.
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- Sun., 22 – Longevity: the benefits of eating fish
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- Sat., 25 – Lentils + rice
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- Sat., 2 – A healthy Chinese New Year
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- Sun., 27 – Making cities more fitness-friendly
- December 2012
- Sat., 1 – Dr Réjean Thomas on World AIDS Day
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- Sun., 26 – Stress, Part 1: driving ourselves NUTS