GMO’s Do you know what you’re eating? Flounder in Tomatoes? Should food have to be labelled?

GMO’s  Do you know what you’re eating?  Flounder in Tomatoes?  Should food have to be labelled?

CFN – GMO’s Geneically Modified Organisms.  Frankenfoods.    There are a lot of buzz words about GMO’s and frankly there’s a scary edge to it all. In the US and many countries there’s a refusal to force manufacturers to clearly label products that use GMO’s.   Wheat, Corn, almost all food stocks are now GMO’s and many […]

Artist Michael Cartwright Gives Back to Glengarry Memorial Hospital After Recovering From Stroke.

Artist Michael Cartwright Gives Back to Glengarry Memorial Hospital After Recovering From Stroke.

Today,April 8,2013 I dropped off a painting donation after applying the words “merci, thankyou”  from myself for the  effort from everyone at Hopital Glengarry Memorial Hospital and to “High Five” my team working in the Post Acute Rehabilitation Stroke Program. I intend ,as much as it is possible,to  work together with staff and administration towards […]

Cornwall Community Hospital Sunshine List for 2011 and 2012 – March 29, 2013

Cornwall Community Hospital Sunshine List for 2011 and 2012 – March 29, 2013

Cornwall Community Hospital / Hôpital Communautaire de Cornwall ALGUIRE SHIRLEY Registered Nurse / Infimière autorisée $102,318.84 $263.28 Cornwall Community Hospital / Hôpital Communautaire de Cornwall ALIBRANDO MARIO Director Information Technology / Directeur technologie de l’information $106,481.93 $398.40 Cornwall Community Hospital / Hôpital Communautaire de Cornwall ARTHUR HEATHER Vice President Patient Services & Nursing Officer / […]

Cornwall General Hospital Sale Pending to Group of Doctors Including Dr. Tombler in Cornwall Ontario – March 25, 2013

Cornwall General Hospital Sale Pending to Group of Doctors Including Dr. Tombler in Cornwall Ontario – March 25, 2013

CFN –  With news leaking all over Cornwall that purports that the Cornwall General Hospital will be sold to a group of doctors including Dr. Dany Tombler, CFN can confirm that CCH has accepted “an” offer, which they have not disclosed, and that this offer has been confirmed to have gone to the LHIN for recommendation to […]

We All Don’t Fit in Square Boxes by Craig Carter Edwards – March 25, 2013 DSM

We All Don’t Fit in Square Boxes by Craig Carter Edwards – March 25, 2013 DSM

“Is there a lot of controversy around diagnosis? Absolutely. Should there be? Absolutely. That is its greatest virtue. It provides opportunity for input from lay people, social workers, and brings us all to the table. We’re dealing with conditions where there is a profound degree of complexity and a profound degree of uncertainty.”   CFN […]

Health made Simple – with Doctor Razz – Edition 3

Health made Simple – with Doctor Razz – Edition 3

“The Truth about Orthotics”, What your Orthotist should know, but might not be telling you! CFN – Orthotic devices, footbeds, have a multitude of applications. To properly prescribe them the health care provider must have a clear understanding of the biomechanics of the lower limb. Analyzing Gait, and the perturbations away from normal gait, is […]

BREAKING: CCH Accepts Offer for Cornwall General Hospital – March 15, 2013

BREAKING:  CCH Accepts Offer for Cornwall General Hospital – March 15, 2013

CFN – Sources have shared with CFN that the Cornwall Community Hospital has accepted an offer for the Cornwall General Hospital site. That offer is not the one tendered by the Concerned Citizens Coalition that was hoping to save the facility for the community. We have asked confirmation via the Minister of Health’s offices.   […]

CFN Welcomes our newest columnist, Dr. Allyson Eamer bringing you Real People – Real Church

The Not-So- Great Depression: Ministering to the Depressed CFN – We Christians have tended to avoid speaking openly about depression. We’re acquainted, through scripture, with downcast, weary, faint hearted, despairing and distressed. We can cope with discouraged, troubled or even broken hearted. These, we know. For these conditions, we have clear and legitimate explanations: death […]

Kilger Council Can’t Meet Quorum According to City Clerk for Emergency Meeting to Save Cornwall General

Kilger Council Can’t Meet Quorum According to City Clerk for Emergency Meeting to Save Cornwall General

CFN – We’re getting closer to a decision on the Cornwall General Hospital facility.   Today is a meeting of  the hospital board and what is supposed to be closure. Mark A MacDonald, a former Councilor, and part of the Concerned Citizens Coalition sent an urgent email to City Hall suggesting that council have an […]

Cornwall Ontario Mayor Bob Kilger Missing From Budget Session as Council Reverses Decision on Glen Stor Dun Lodge

Cornwall Ontario Mayor Bob Kilger Missing From Budget Session as Council Reverses Decision on Glen Stor Dun Lodge

CFN – Mayor Bob Kilger of Cornwall Ontario ducked the final budget meeting where his council reversed a decision and found the money to fix the fire control issues at Glen Stor Dun Lodge.  LINK Mayor Kilger hung up on this scribbler when asked why he wasn’t at the budget meeting this afternoon, twice. Councilor […]

What the blazes? Glen Stor Dun Lodge residents and staff members deserve better. By Mary Anne Pankhurst

What the blazes?  Glen Stor Dun Lodge residents and staff members deserve better.  By Mary Anne Pankhurst

CFN -You don’t need an expert to say there isn’t a person among us who can predict when a fire might break out. Fires come unexpectedly. Consider Truffles, the Cotton Mills, Shoeless Joe’s and St. Albert’s Cheese, the latter which shocked the community only four weeks ago. Fires move swiftly, and can terrify, injure and […]

Health made Simple – with Doctor Razz – Edition 2

CFN – Flavors of Chiropractic: Mechanical Neck Pain It might seem a surprise to many a Health Care Consumer, but there are many flavors and styles of Chiropractic Care. A quick look at Wikipedia on chiropractic will provide the reader with a good background history of the Chiropractic profession. Modern Chiropractic was founded in 1895. […]

When Trees Die…So Do We by Jacqueline Milner

When Trees Die…So Do We by Jacqueline Milner

I think many of us have heard about the emerald ash borer which arrived in North America from overseas in 2002. This insect thrives on and consequently kills ash trees within 4 years of infestation. We have witnessed the impact this little bug is having on our landscape as once living treed areas in our […]

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