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Health: June 2013 Archives

Taking Back Time Pt 4: pleasure

the-slow-fix.jpgSlowin' down and feelin' groovy... That's what we're going to talk about today, in the fourth (and final) part of our series Taking Back Time. The CBC's Elizabeth Robertson has been speaking to Carl Honoré. He's an author, journalist, and the guy who put the Slow Movement on the map.

Over the last few weeks, we've heard what he has to say about slowing down at work and with our families, as well as how to take a slow approach to our health.
(If you missed those conversations, you can find them on our webpage by the way.)

Today, Elizabeth and Sonali Karnick talk about slowing down and... pleasure.

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Taking Back Time 3: Health

the-slow-fix.jpgPatience and relaxation are essential for good health, according to the unofficial ambassador of the Slow Movement, Carl Honoré.  He is a Canadian journalist and the author of a series of books on the Slow Movement including The Slow Fix

In part three of our series, Taking Back Time, the CBC's Elizabeth Robertson has been speaking to Carl Honoré about taking the slow approach to our health.

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Dr Mike Evans on joint replacement surgery

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Many of us are now able to enjoy the great outdoors. But for people with joint pain, taking a summer walk or bike ride is easier said than done. Achey hips and knees can prevent some people from getting out the door at all. But when should they begin contemplating joint replacement surgery? Our house doctor , Dr Mike Evans, is here with his take on when it might be time consider it.

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