Doctor's Review: Medicine on the Move

May 19, 2019

May 2012

Volume 30, Number 5

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Gadgets

Relief for growing pains

Pull the trigger Spring is here and that means dirt. Walkways, decks, balconies and steps are sheeted with ...

Travel News

Reach for the stars

We know where you can get five-star hotel luxury for under $200 a night and, after a lot ...

The competition is hot

There’s a reason Italy’s new high-speed train is so sexy. Italo was an initiative between Ferrari chairman Luca ...

Perfect strangers

Most MDs bring their spouse and/or family with them when they conference. Some, however, don’t. If you’re one ...

Happy as a dane

Danes are better at it than Canadians, in fact, they’re the best at it in the world and, ...

NYC: what a TRYP!

US$100 per person for a night in NYC is a decent deal and when we plugged in late ...

Gala shopping in Paris

Les Galeries Lafayette is more than a department store, it's a Paris institution. The grande dame of fashion ...

Travel Deals

Home stays in the UK and Ireland

If you’re looking to visit the UK or Ireland, and don’t want to spend a lot, Bed&Fed offers ...

Air Canada Vacations golf deals

Looking for two or three rounds a golf without dropping a fortune? Consider the golf deals featured on ...

Small ship discounts

Book one of Avalon’s 2013 cruises before September 15 of this year and save $500 per couple. Some ...

Cycling the Swiss mountain lakes

BC-based Europe Lives is offering a seven-day, seven-lakes cycling experience in Switzerland for $799 per person. This is ...

Via Rail deals

’Tis the season to plan a Canadian getaway and Via Rail is primed with deals to convince you ...

Features

Legends of the West

On the trail of outlaws and shoot-outs on a tour of Arizona and New Mexico's colourful past

Garden of eating

Go out on a limb with these five unusual (and easy) options for your vegetable garden

Gouda times

Believe it or not, that unassuming Dutch cheese has reached cult status

Tops for tots in Asia

Pack up the kids for a trip to Hong Kong or Singapore. You won't be disappointed

A fine balance

Hopping on two wheels is the best way to take in bike-friendly Vietnam

Nutrition

A DASH for your kidney stones

We used to think that only a few specific foods promoted kidney disease. So we would tell patients ...

Recipes

Fromage blanc and cardamom-ginger poached apricots crêpes

This is a riff on a yogurt dessert except the yogurt here is fromage blanc and few ingredients ...

Versatile crêpes

The incredible flavour of this standard batter comes from the brown butter, or beurre noisette in French, which ...

Hummus, roasted red pepper and feta crêpes

These Mediterranean-inspired crêpes make a quick lunch or after-school snack. You can add sliced avocado and pitted black ...

Spicy beef picadillo crêpes with chipotle crema

Green olives, raisins and warm spices give this beef filling an addictive sweet-sour-salty appeal, while the chipotle crema ...