Breast Cancer Awareness Month October 2013

Posted on September 29, 2013 by admin

For several years, I was a big time supporter of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation—when October rolls around, it is hard to avoid the color PINK as it spreads across the continent. And, I’m a girl who likes her pink—and like nearly everybody, has a personal connection to breast cancer: my grandmother—who died from metastasized … Continue reading “Breast Cancer Awareness Month October 2013”

Leukemia Awareness Month

Posted on September 14, 2013 by admin

As Burton investigated, September is a busy month for awareness! September is Leukemia Awareness Month. I am unsure if this is a unique sentiment to myself, but I often perceive leukemia [and probably other forms of blood cancer, I’m at this point simply the most familiar with leukemia] as slightly different from other cancers. Instead … Continue reading “Leukemia Awareness Month”

Cholesterol Education Month

Posted on September 10, 2013 by admin

First—did you know that Cholesterol Education Month existed?! Because I definitely didn’t! Thank goodness Jon and Burton are excellent researchers (I guess this would make Burton an excellent sniffer? :]). We’ve all heard the word cholesterol floating around on TV and on the front covers of health magazines (or Woman’s World if that is your … Continue reading “Cholesterol Education Month”

MEDIC ALERT for traveling abroad with a Diabetes

Posted on June 7, 2013 by admin

Hello friends, your favorite shop puppy, that’s right, Burton is here to tell you about one more interesting topic. Whether for work or pleasure, people always find it fun to travel. And why one shouldn’t? Everyone loves to explore and experience new world around them. Having diabetes doesn’t mean you shouldn’t travel. With proper planning … Continue reading “MEDIC ALERT for traveling abroad with a Diabetes”

Hello friends, Did you read my blog post on Tired of telling people that you are Diabetic? ID Yourself? You surely must have, if not, go read it. Today, I will teach you a recipe that is extremely delicious and especially designed for Diabetics- presenting the “Burnt Corn Salad”. This recipe is low in calories … Continue reading “Having food restrictions due to diabetes? Try this Smoked Corn Salad”