Op-Ed

Our Prisons Are Full of Men

Our Prisons Are Full of Men By Britney Dennison As viewers start binge-watching the new season of Orange in the New Black, they might be forgiven for missing one of the most startling facts about prison life. In federal prisons in both Canada and the U.S., 93 per cent of people behind bars are men. […]

Op-Ed

Because it’s 2017 – it’s time for a new men’s health model

Because it’s 2017 – it’s time for a new men’s health model Have we become so accustomed to men dying earlier than women that it is just an accepted fact in our society? There is a recognized life expectancy gap between men and women in developed countries that favours women by 4 to 5 years. […]

Op-Ed

Men’s Health – The Last Piece of The Family Health Puzzle

Men’s Health – The Last Piece of The Family Health Puzzle It’s time we start thinking seriously about the future of men’s health, the last critical piece of the health puzzle when it comes to family care. Have we become so accustomed to men dying earlier than women that it is just an accepted fact […]

Op-Ed

You Are What Your Dad Eats

You Are What Your Dad Eats Finding ways to get children physically active and eating healthy is a challenge for many Canadian parents, whether they are moms or dads.  National data shows that over 70% of Canadian children do not eat enough fruits and vegetables and 80% of 3- to 4-year-olds exceed the recommendations for […]

Op-Ed

Unf**k your sh*t

Unf**k Your Sh*t “Hey man, it’s time you unf**k your sh*t.  Everyone has a sh*t bucket.  Different people; different sizes.  When the bucket is full, it spills everywhere.  It needs to be cleaned up.  If you don’t get your sh*t together you’re no good for yourself and no good to others.” (Bob, Tim, Tony)     I […]