Posts Tagged: Canada

This wonderful country

If it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a country to keep him healthy.

This wonderful country

If it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a country to keep him healthy.

O Canada, Thank You

I’ve taken a lot from this country, and because this country was so willing to give, I now have the chance to contribute to it again.

O Canada, Thank You

I’ve taken a lot from this country, and because this country was so willing to give, I now have the chance to contribute to it again.

CTV National News reports on IBD, stupidity ensues

It’s great when mainstream media outlets cover IBD stories and research findings. But when they do, they rouse a small group of wannabe experts at the ready to spread unsubstantiated misinformation.

CTV National News reports on IBD, stupidity ensues

It’s great when mainstream media outlets cover IBD stories and research findings. But when they do, they rouse a small group of wannabe experts at the ready to spread unsubstantiated misinformation.

Can a Canadian cheer for the United States on Canada Day?

In the esteemed words of Sarah Palin, “you betcha!” While today is Canada Day, I’m less concerned with the maple leaf, and more with the stars and stripes, as the United States takes on Belgium in the World Cup round

Can a Canadian cheer for the United States on Canada Day?

In the esteemed words of Sarah Palin, “you betcha!” While today is Canada Day, I’m less concerned with the maple leaf, and more with the stars and stripes, as the United States takes on Belgium in the World Cup round

The Gutsy Walk

When I signed up to participate in this year’s Gutsy Walk, a 5K fundraising walk benefitting Crohn’s and Colitis Canada, I did so for two reasons. One, I wanted to do something active to remind myself that even after the

The Gutsy Walk

When I signed up to participate in this year’s Gutsy Walk, a 5K fundraising walk benefitting Crohn’s and Colitis Canada, I did so for two reasons. One, I wanted to do something active to remind myself that even after the

It’s IBD awareness month in Canada, but it shouldn’t be

I have a feeling that unless you’re a Canadian living with an inflammatory bowel disease, you had no idea that November is IBD Awareness month in Canada. It’s not your fault. It’s poorly publicized campaign. Let me clarify one thing

It’s IBD awareness month in Canada, but it shouldn’t be

I have a feeling that unless you’re a Canadian living with an inflammatory bowel disease, you had no idea that November is IBD Awareness month in Canada. It’s not your fault. It’s poorly publicized campaign. Let me clarify one thing

Calculations

One of the things I miss most about my life pre-ulcerative colitis, and to a degree my life pre-surgery, is the freedom to act without thinking and over-thinking and thinking some more. For example, when most people go to a

Calculations

One of the things I miss most about my life pre-ulcerative colitis, and to a degree my life pre-surgery, is the freedom to act without thinking and over-thinking and thinking some more. For example, when most people go to a