Doctor's Review: Medicine on the Move

January 24, 2022

October 2012

Volume 30, Number 9

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Okanagan sparkle

With award-winning wineries, celebrated golf and a luxe new resort spa, the rustic BC Valley gets a touch of polish


Hit the road

Best wiper blades There is perhaps nothing more frustrating — and potentially dangerous — than old windshield wipers ...

Food Trends

Crack one open

Canada's top oyster shucker shares his picks for the country's tastiest bivalves

One Bottle

Taste the harvest

Nothing beats touring wine country. There’s something special about sipping right at the source, visiting wineries to taste ...

Travel News

Need some space?!

Now this is the ultimate getaway. The getaway of all getaways. A getaway so far out of this ...

Bringing back the Buddhas

The New York Times uses the words “regret and hope” to describe Echoes of the Past: The Buddhist ...

Hawk that hotel room

We’re going to tell you how to become a hotel-room hawker – legitimately. You’ll need a little help ...

Puttin’ on the Ritz

Winston Churchill stayed here. The Queen Mother did too. So did Richard Nixon and Charles de Gaulle, though, ...

Be virtually prepared

We generally like to test new websites, apps, gadgets and the like before we tell you about them, ...

Vegas’ big buffet

We wish the Bacchanal Buffet at Caesars Palace well. After all, the new Vegas resto cost US$17 million ...

An eye for an Ai

If your familiarity with Chinese artist (and dissident) Ai Weiwei begins and ends with his 81-day detention in ...

Travel Deals

Ski Whistler Blackcomb

BOOK NOW! You may have missed the early booking deadline for a discount on season passes, but you ...

Homegrown Hawaii discounts

Both Air Canada and WestJet are making it easier to get to Hawaii. Air Canada Vacations is giving ...

Final Vermont fall foliage

BOOK NOW! Stoweflake Mountain Resort & Spa’s Autumn Glow Escape package features 15 percent off rooms and a ...

California! Here we come

The best part about Southern California’s Pacific Edge Hotel is that it’s steps away from the ocean and ...

New York City hotel discount

BOOK NOW! With nightly rates ranging from US$100 to US$400 for deluxe suites, the Newton in Manhattan’s Upper ...


Diamonds in the rough

The Great Camps of the Adirondacks recall a bygone era of glamour and privilege in the wilderness

Eccentric Eugene

This Pacific Northwest university town is perfect for a laid-back long weekend

The ultimate lemons

The no-good, the bad and the ugly of 20th-century cars

Private matters

Some common sense and only slightly paranoid tips to prevent you from revealing everything online

In the grove

A North Carolina landmark lets guests get into a different rhythm with some Appalachian R&R

Last words

A Canadian poet wrote with honesty and courage about dying of cancer

Muskoka, all to yourself

In the fall, Ontario's Deerhurst Resort lets families enjoy prime cottage country without the crowds

History of Medicine

Popping pills

From inhalants and injections to tinctures and tonics, all have been employed over the eons by physicians to ...


Celiac and beyond

Are gluten-free diets here to stay or just another food fad? Does gluten-free dieting have any benefit if ...


Pumpkin cheese bread

This savory loaf has autumn written all over it

Mac and cheese

Good old mac and cheese, but with a sophisticated edge

Harvest beef chili

What could be more perfect when the weather is nippy than a bowl of nice hot chili?