Doctor's Review: Medicine on the Move

January 24, 2022

August 2012

Volume 30, Number 7

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Golf breeze

Great deals and white-sand beaches blow golfers away at these three US resorts


Light as air

Featherweight jacket When you're not sure you'll need a windbreaker, it's a drag to take up precious space ...

Travel News

A real-life glass menagerie

“The best works of my career are brought together in this exhibition,” says Washington-born Dale Chihuly, glass sculptor ...

Two wheeling it through NYC

Fifty four percent of all the trips New Yorkers make are less than three kilometres long; soon they’ll ...

The “launch” of a new tour

Visit the Kennedy Space Center’s Launch Control Center in Cape Canaveral, FL and you won’t be able to ...

Australia’s water works

Australia is about to take a pretty respectable title away from the Chagos Archipelago. The Indian Ocean islands ...

London’s name game

London’s Big Ben clock tower has been renamed in honour of Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee. And while ...

“Site” seeing in Nova Scotia

When it was announced on June 30 that Nova Scotia’s Grand-Pré was being recognized as a UNESCO World ...

The cost of using a Mac

The next time you’re surfing the web for hotel deals, make sure you’re on a PC. The Wall ...

Travel Deals

NYC family discounts

If you'll be hitting the Big Apple with the kids, the Hampton Inn Times Square North has a ...

Celebrate Berlin's 775th

This year, Berlin is in a partying mood and NH Hotels is getting in on the festivities. Book ...

A duffer's deal in Scottsdale has rounded up the area's most affordable packages to some of the US's top courses. For example, ...

Sunwing plays Priceline

Feel like one four-star Caribbean beach resort is pretty much the same as another? Let Sunwing choose a ...

North Africa on sale

BOOK NOW! Looking for an easy and exotic trip? Book a tour departing before September 15 with Transat ...


Charlotte's web

Great golf, fine food and laidback attractions make this North Carolina city perfect for a long weekend

I prescribe a trip on the Via Romea

Two MDs and their kids follow an ancient route from Paris to Rome

Swiss bliss

Forget the Alps: Switzerland's little-known Italian canton of Ticino is a foodie paradise

Double happiness

From a sacred mountain to China's favourite sage, Shandong is home to two of the country's most venerated sites

Asia minor

Bustling Richmond, BC brings a bit of the Far East to the West Coast

History of Medicine

A real knockout

Medieval medicine's version of anesthesia was oftenworse than surgery itself


Later for you, antioxidants

Have you noticed a recent change in the language used to describe phytochemicals in our food? Why are ...


Whole-wheat peanut noodles with veggies

This cool pasta takes advantage of an easy food-processor peanut sauce that has a knockout flavour. It’s paired ...

Savory bread pudding with roasted cherry tomatoes and corn

A bread pudding is a great destination for summer veggies. If you don’t have fresh sweet corn, you ...

Chili rice with green beans and toasted pecans

A favourite Southern combination — green beans and pecans — meets the warming Western flavours of chili spices, ...