BC AlmanacSEPT. 28, 2015. Federal leaders' foreign policy debate. Infertility.Sep 28, 2015 | 48:40UBC Professor Michael Byers looks ahead to the main issues showcased at tonight's Munk Debate. Dr. Jason Hitkari, co-director of Olive Fertility Centre and board member of Fertility Matters Canada, on the emotional and physical challenges of infertility.
BC AlmanacNew book captures voice of woman who died of eating disordersSep 15, 2015 | 24:21Michelle Stewart died of complications from anorexia and bulimia at age 49. She kept a blog of her thoughts until she died. Her loved ones have published a book of that blog to start a conversation.
BC AlmanacNew VGH lung cancer screening program aims for early detectionAug 27, 2015 | 24:07Despite smoking rates falling across Canada, the death rate from lung cancer is holding steady at 80 per cent. Dr. John Yee of Vancouver General Hospital believes early detection is key, and he hopes a new detection and prevention regimen could help.
BC AlmanacJay Ingram pens new book on the history of Alzheimer's diseaseFeb 25, 2015 | 22:47Scientist Jay Ingram's latest book The End of Memory: A Natural History of Alzheimer's and Aging is a personal and professional observation of the impact of the disease.
BC AlmanacB.C. sex-ed curriculum should keep up with Ontario's, expert sayMar 2, 2015 | 24:18Sexual health educator Saleema Noon is applauding Ontario's changes to its sex-ed curriculum, saying a similar update to B.C.'s curriculum should have happened long ago.
BC AlmanacThe dangers of virtual vigilantismMar 10, 2015 | 21:52More and more of what appears to be crimes are being caught on camera and shared on social media these days, but Kwantlen criminology professor Wade Deisman says "virtual vigilantism" could do more harm than good.
BC AlmanacNew legislation changes the Agricultural Land ReserveMar 27, 2014 | 22:21Stephen Smart, CBC Legislative reporter details the changes introduced today, Lenore Newman, Canada Research Chair in Food Security at the University of the Fraser Valley and Dale Bumstead, Mayor of Dawson Creek react.
BC AlmanacSEPT 25, 2014 LNG and Petronas. Brian MinterSep 25, 2014 | 47:42Jennifer Winter associate director of energy and environmental policy, School of Public Policy, University of Calgary and Rich Coleman, Natural Gas minister in BC on concerns raised by CEO of Petronas re: BC LNG. And gardening expert Brian Minter.
BC AlmanacBreastfeeding incident on United Airlines flight prompts debate.Mar 11, 2015 | 22:27Kristen Hilderman's experience on a United Airlines flight has sparked yet another debate about breastfeeding
BC AlmanacMigraine managementMay 12, 2015 | 1:51Dr. Gordon Mace, a neurologist specializing in migraines and headache pain, and Dr. Brenda Lau, co-founder of Change Pain, discuss ways to manage migraines.