Premium paid services in our Health Care system? What do you think Canada? Cornwall Ontario – September 9, 2010

Premium paid services in our Health Care system?  What do you think Canada?  Cornwall Ontario – September 9, 2010

Cornwall ON – Alberta is making noise about health care.   Since the Federal government downloaded health care to the provinces Quebec, Alberta, and BC seem to make the most waves as to how to administer health care as they face the costs. Recently Quebec announced it was going to discuss public assisted euthanasia.   […]

Tea Totalers live shorter lives than even heavy drinkers? Cornwall Ontario – September 8, 2010

Tea Totalers live shorter lives than even heavy drinkers? Cornwall Ontario – September 8, 2010

Cornwall ON – Reports in the media are suggesting that people that ingest Alcohol live longer than those that do not. Moderate consumption of spirits, wine, or liquor seem to have a positive effect on the health of us that doesn’t occur in tea totalers. Now a study suggests that even heavy drinkers outlive non consumers […]

Letter to the Editor – Darlene Walsh Speaks out on Drug Companies – METFORMIN – Cornwall Ontario – September 3, 2010

Letter to the Editor – Darlene Walsh Speaks out on Drug Companies – METFORMIN – Cornwall Ontario – September 3, 2010

Dear Editor I would like to bring to your readerships’ attention to the story on CTV News September 2, 2010. http://www.ctv.ca/CTVNews/Health/20100901/metformin-lung-cacer-100901/ Readers need to know about a Diabetes medication that can be a great hope for Cancer patients, and to let their MP Guy Lauzon know where they stand on letting people die for the […]

Mary Jane equals Less Pain according to Montreal’s McGill University Marijuana Study – Cornwall Ontario – August 31, 2010

Mary Jane equals Less Pain according to Montreal’s McGill University Marijuana Study – Cornwall Ontario – August 31, 2010

Cornwall ON – A study recently gave evidence to what many people have discovered.  That Marijuana can relieve pain issues; especially to the nervous system.   It also can cause you to post pictures of cute bunnies in a field. LINK “We found that 25 mg herbal cannabis with 9.4 per cent THC, administered as […]

New Super Bug Migrating from India and Pakistan to the UK and now in North America – Cornwall Ontario – August 12, 2010

New Super Bug Migrating from India and Pakistan to the UK and now in North America – Cornwall Ontario – August 12, 2010

Cornwall ON – If Fall is coming there has to be this year’s untreatable Super Bug that should have us all trembling and sure enough there are reports of new bugs that are resistant to drugs we currently have. LINK “Because of medical tourism and international travel in general, resistance to these types of bacteria has […]

Editorial by Jamie Gilcig – We need to make Governments more accountable for Healthcare – Cornwall Ontario – July 26, 2010

Editorial  by Jamie Gilcig – We need to make Governments more accountable for Healthcare – Cornwall Ontario – July 26, 2010

Cornwall ON – I don’t know why so many people don’t think about our healthcare system until it’s too late.  Either they or someone they love are the victim of the short comings and decline of Medicare. I firmly stand on the opinion that we are not being well served by our service.  It’s not […]

Nancy Munro chops her hair and raises over $3000 for Cancer at Schnitzels ! Cornwall Ontario – July 24, 2010 VIDEO

Nancy Munro chops her hair and raises over $3000 for Cancer at Schnitzels !   Cornwall Ontario – July 24, 2010 VIDEO

Cornwall ON – It’s amazing how communities can pull together so quickly for a good cause.  What started out as a good idea that was going to happen in a basement turned into a warm and happy event at one of the hottest spots in town filled to capacity; listening to super local music and helping a […]

Nancy Munro getting a hair cut for a good cause! July 23,2010 6PM at Schnitzels in Cornwall Ontario by Jason Setnyk

Nancy Munro getting a hair cut for a good cause! July 23,2010 6PM at Schnitzels in Cornwall Ontario by Jason Setnyk

Cornwall ON – Nancy Munro will be getting a haircut, but not at the hair salon or barber shop. On the night of Friday July 23rd Munro will be at Schnitzels (158 Pitt Street in Cornwall) from 6pm to 10pm for a very special cut. “I’ll be getting a few years worth of locks chopped […]

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – WILD PARSNIP – Cornwall Ontario – July 19, 2010

Earth Matters by Jacqueline Milner – WILD PARSNIP – Cornwall Ontario – July 19, 2010

Cornwall ON – Giant Hogweed which is big news these days has a relative plant which is prominent in our own backyards.  Firstly, it is hoped that this information will help the general public identify the plant, especially the children who may decide it is a nice specimen to bring home for mommy.  Secondly, that […]

Giant Hogweed Danger for Eastern Ontario – EOHU Health Warning – Cornwall – July 16, 2010

Giant Hogweed Danger for Eastern Ontario – EOHU Health Warning – Cornwall – July 16, 2010

Cornwall ON – Giant Hogweed, a toxic plant that can burn and cause permanent blindness, is raising concern all over the country. Recent confirmed findings within the Five Eastern Counties have the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) warning residents to be on the lookout. Originally from Asia, Giant Hogweed can grow 15 to 20 feet […]

ROGER SAUVÉ – Life Trends – Facts And Figures That Matter to You – I did it – The 720 KM Great Waterfront Trail Cycling Adventure

ROGER SAUVÉ – Life Trends – Facts And Figures That Matter to You – I did it – The 720 KM Great Waterfront Trail Cycling Adventure

Cornwall ON – According to Statistics Canada, about half a million Canadians actively participate in cycling as a sport. I have now become one of them. Many more cycle to work. Cycling is now the fourth most popular non-team sport in the country. Of those who actively participate (you have to sweat to qualify) in […]

Cornwall Ontario Reacts to Heat Wave – Opens Civic Complex and Free Swimming to Cool Everyone Down – July 6, 2010

Cornwall Ontario Reacts to Heat Wave – Opens Civic Complex and Free Swimming to Cool Everyone Down – July 6, 2010

Cornwall ON – Throughout today (July 6m 2010), City of Cornwall staff have been in discussions and on conference calls with the Eastern Ontario Health Unit (EOHU) regarding the current high temperatures and in particular, the high humidex level.  Due to the forecast for the next 48 hours and for health and safety purposes, the […]