Archive for March, 2014

Healthy Beat

March 27th, 2014 Fiona Gilsenan Video
This spoken-word poem is from the US, and it’s full of good advice (and pretty nice graphics) on how to be healthy. I like what he has to say about setting goals, and how good health starts at home.  …

HPV Vaccine for Boys?

March 10th, 2014 Fiona Gilsenan Uncategorized
You might have heard that girls in BC have been receiving a vaccine for HPV (actually 3 doses of the vaccine). That’s because the vaccine has been shown to reduce the risk of cervical cancer for women. But did you …

Ban the Tan

March 2nd, 2014 Fiona Gilsenan Uncategorized
Have you ever wondered why tanning is considered such a bad thing? After all, getting a little colour and Vitamin D can’t be bad, can it? Unfortunately, it can be a bad thing. The BC government has put in place …