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3 in 4 Canadian adults bullied in school: poll

3 in 4 Canadian adults bullied in school; 46% say their kids were bullied: poll

  • Feb 25th, 2015

Cottonwood and the Search for Arizona Wine

Carla Nelson of Maritime Travel visits
an historic, old west town that it still is.

  • Feb 19th, 2015

Canada’s maple leaf flag turns 50 this weekend (VIDEO/TIMELINE)

Once a controversial new design, the maple leaf withstood a battle between Prime Minister John Diefenbaker and Lester B. Pearson

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        Wurzburg, Germany: home of the Aperol Sprizz

        Carla Nelson of Maritime Travel writes of a vibrant, pretty city on the banks of the River Main.

        • Feb 5th, 2015

        Youth new face of gambling addiction, data shows

        Younger people more at risk for problem gambling, target of new B.C. action

        • Feb 3rd, 2015

        The ABC’s of the Caribbean

        Carla Nelson of Maritime Travel writes of the tourist playgrounds Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao

        • Jan 22nd, 2015

        Part V: Eating Disorders and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

        Dr. David Smith looks at the effects and symptoms of deadly illnesses like bulimia and anorexia nervosa.

        Part IV: Drugs, Alcohol and Mental Health Problems – Which Came First?

        Alcohol and marijuana (or cannabis) are the substances most used by B.C. teenagers, writes Dr. David Smith.

        Squamish, B.C. named to New York Times’ best travel for 2015 (with VIDEO)

        Squamish and Quebec City were the only Canadian cities on the Times' 'To Do' list for 2015, which totalled 52 cities and destinations.

        Lieutenant Governor sponsors youth environment program

        Grants available for teachers, youth educators to provide hands-on experience with community ecosystem projects

        Triggers and temptations are everywhere

        Quitting Smoking: The healthy choice isn’t always an easy choice

        • Jan 7th, 2015

        2015 begins: Shanghai tragedy, fireworks elsewhere

        Shanghai stampede kills dozens as glittery fireworks, parties elsewhere mark 2015

        • Dec 31st, 2014

        Part III: Youth Dealing with Depression

        We all feel sad from time-to-time – it's a normal and appropriate response to disappointment and loss.

        • Dec 19th, 2014

        National pastimes dominate news: study

        Hockey and weather coverage set Canada's news media apart, study suggests

        • Dec 16th, 2014

        Part II: Fear Not – There is Help for Children and Youth with Anxiety

        Everyone has times of feeling anxious, scared or fearful. Without it, we would never have survived as humans, writes Dr. David Smith.

        It’s feast season: Celebrate holiday eating

        With all of the social pressure to be thin, it's easy to fall into the trap of judging yourself based on the food you are eating.

        • Dec 16th, 2014

        European winters and the traditional Christmas market

        Carla Nelson of Maritime Travel describes her experiences with European Christmas markets

        • Dec 11th, 2014

        Part I: Mental Health for Children and Youth – How to Get the Help You Need

        Dr. David Smith says 13 per cent of B.C. youth experience a mental health issue every year – 83,700 children under age 19.

        Haiti is ready for you

        Diane Manson of Mountain City Travel on how a beautiful Caribbean island is calling for the world to return — to visit and explore!

        • Nov 27th, 2014

        Lt. Governor joins call to adopt (with video)

        "What I never knew is how much they would take care of me," Judith Guichon says of her experience raising four adopted children