Monthly Archives: October 2010

November 2nd 2010 is Vitamin D Day in Vancouver SISU and InspireHealth partner-up to raise awareness!

Further to a request submitted by InspireHealth, Mayor Gregory Robertson and Vancouver City Council have proclaimed November 2nd as “Vitamin D Day” in an effort to raise awareness of what vitamin D can do to help prevent cancer. There is … Continue reading

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Lisa Marie’s Gingered Apple & Carrot Soup

This soup is quite easy to prepare, easy to digest and verrry nourishing. It is wonderful for warming your cold and weary bones on blustery autumn days. Many of the fresh and vital ingredients in this recipe (organic ginger, onion, … Continue reading

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Camino Against Cancer – Slocan Valley Bands Benefit Concert for InspireHealth

Thursday October 21st – 6-9 PM at The Yale Hotel, 1300 Granville Street Tickets: $10 advance / $15 at the door ♪♫·*¨*·.¸¸❤¸¸.·*¨*·♫♪ ♪♫·*¨*·.¸¸❤¸¸.·*¨*·♫♪ In the July 29th weekly email “Camino Against Cancer”, InspireHealth profiled Christine Grimard. Christine undertook to walk … Continue reading

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A MARATHON FOR OPTIONS

In the mid-1990s, I met a young woman who aspired to be an elementary school teacher. My husband subsequently hired her as an instructor at the kids’ camp we lived in north of Squamish. On many summer mornings, Svenja and … Continue reading

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October Research Updates

With the change of season from summer to autumn, comes a time for “review” Lee and colleagues did a literature review about the effectiveness of moxibustion for cancer care. Chen et al. found that lifetime sun exposure was related to … Continue reading

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