Doctor's Review: Medicine on the Move

December 10, 2018

September 2011

Volume 29, Number 9

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Gadgets

A good trick for cheap long-distance?

Magic Jack (magicjack.com) is a device about half the size of a pack of cards that you plug ...

Travel News

How to cash in when the price drops

Your flight is booked and weeks later, the price drops. What can you do besides curse and wish ...

Paris’ Pompidou comes to TO

The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) will be the only North American venue to host *Chagall and the ...

An Epic design for solo cruisers

Norwegian Cruise Line’s (tel: 866-234-7350; epic.ncl.com) new ship, Epic, has 19 decks that can accommodate 4100 passengers. Its ...

Disney’s Dream come true

The Disney Dream is Disney Cruise Line’s first new ship since the company launched in 1998. Its 14 ...

Travel Deals

Jamaica’s Port Antonio

Goblin Hill in Port Antonio, Jamaica, is a collection of one- and two-bedroom villas overlooking the turquoise water ...

Yodel in a yurt?

You don’t have to spend a fortune to sleep nicely in Switzerland, and it may even end up ...

Prado price drop

Admittance into the Prado Museum in Madrid drops from €10 to €5 Wednesday to Saturday from 6PM to 8PM, and Sundays 5PM to 8PM. At that price, you’ll be able to visit at least twice — not a bad idea considering that the Prado displays a truly vast collection of thousands of paintings, sculptures, drawings and prints, with the main draw being Velázquez, Goya, Bosch, Titian and Rubens. museodelprado.es.

Globus knocks off $200

Book an escorted or independent tour with Toronto-based Globus or Monograms and save $200 off the cost. This ...

Features

Hiking the Dragon's Back

Far from the glittering highrises, Hong Kong is lush, hilly and dotted with great trails

Spice-encrusted Lamb Popsicles

These are delicious alone or served with sour-cream Indian dressing or a chutney as a dip

Doomed in Dunedin

A haunted castle in New Zealand's Otago Peninsula give visitors a frisson of delight

A free wheeling getaway

Board a Mississippi-style paddle wheeler for a week of grand Western scenery

Rock the boat

Five of the best places to explore from the water

I prescribe a trip to... Italy

An endocrinologist and oncologist alternate eating and walking in Europe's most luscious landscapes

Rise and fall of the Mekong

Along Cambodia's storied river, life drifts by as it has for centuries. But for how long?

Terroir tour

France's Rhône-Alpes is less travelled than Provence but still chock-a-block with artisanal foods, great wine and medieval hilltowns

Nutrition

Nutrition for neurons

We are learning that what we eat has an effect on how our brains function, but we are ...

Recipes

Tilapia in Yogurt and Ginger Curry

Yogurt is bold enough to carry a curry, so, make this dish if if you want a change from regular onion-based curries

Coconut Vegetable Curry

The velvety coconut and light spicing are a perfect background for any vegetable combination