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Commentary: Physical Activity Decreases Risk of Seven Cancers

Commentary: Physical Activity Decreases Risk of Seven Cancers

Outdoor activity, especially in the time of COVID-19, is a healthy choice. Columnist Dr. Gifford-Jones examines why.
Column: Where the wild things go

Column: Where the wild things go

Columnist Helen Row Toews finds critters in the big city, and surprisingly not in her rural digs.
The Auction Sale

The Auction Sale

Alberta Prime Times reader Rose Carolyn Johnson has donated copies of Through Rose Coloured Glasses (a collection of her poems, now in its 5th printing) to raise funds for Edmonton's Shepherd's Place.
Column: Rha Rhubarb!

Column: Rha Rhubarb!

A ubiquitous plant in our parts, rhubarb can be used for more than just pies and crumbles.
Commentary: My experience with pro-golfer TA3

Commentary: My experience with pro-golfer TA3

A reader recounts his golf-course encounter with pro Tommy Armour III.
OPINION: Connecting phases and faces

OPINION: Connecting phases and faces

The correlation between positive social connection and an individual's health and well-being is essential to productivity and engagement. Personal experience confirms that "the connected condition" is an antidote to a stubborn case of the blues. 
Column: Water, water everywhere

Column: Water, water everywhere

Sandy soil? Heavy clay soil? Knowing your soil will let you know how much to water whatever you've planted.
Column: Can flushing the toilet spread the virus?

Column: Can flushing the toilet spread the virus?

Columnist says convincing medical evidence confirms we should cover the potty before flushing.
Opinion: Fair Deal Panel repeats calls to transfer money and power from feds

Opinion: Fair Deal Panel repeats calls to transfer money and power from feds

Fair Deal? Columnist Mark Lisac examines recommendations of the Alberta government's just-released Fair Deal report.
How Apples Work for your Waist

How Apples Work for your Waist

Mother Nature offers natural remedies for weight loss. Columnists Dr. Gifford-Jones and Diana Gifford-Jones present the humble apple as an example.