Doctor's Review: Medicine on the Move

January 27, 2022

October 2013

Volume 31, Number 10

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For the love of lavatory

There’s only one thing not to love about a Toto Washlet: the price. But that hasn’t stopped the ...

One Bottle

BC's place in the sun

About this time of year, the weather tends to take a frightful turn along the west coast of ...

Travel News

Boston's Orient expression

The photos in She Who Tells a Story: Women Photographers from Iran and the Arab World, currently on ...

Big world, small camper

Kiwi company Jucy is rolling into the American market with its line of compact campervans. Built on a ...

Mexico’s rooftop wellness

If the thought of an all-inclusive hotspot makes you shudder, consider this alternative. Soho Playa is a new ...

Squamish gets a gondola

North Vancouver has the Grouse Mountain Skyride, and Whistler has its Peak-2-Peak, so it figures that nearby Squamish ...

Manhattan for just $45,000 a night

If you felt the last hotel you booked in Manhattan was a little on the pricey side,’s ...

The Smithsonian spaces out

Ever wondered how an astronaut can feel a moon rock through thick layers of protection, or how an ...

Travel Deals

Alberta's unlimited wilderness

For people who really enjoy getting away from it all, the Hostelling International Wilderness Pass provides unlimited stays ...

Niagara's beer getaway

If you’re looking for an excuse to visit the Niagara region, but aren’t nuts about wine, try a ...

Victoria's harbour hotel

The Magnolia Hotel & Spa is a TripAdvisor award-winning 4.5 star luxury hotel a stone’s throw from Victoria’s ...

Manoir in La Malbaie

The Fairmont Manoir Richelieu is located on the St. Lawrence waterfront in La Malbaie, in Quebec’s picturesque Charlevoix ...

Motels on the cheap

Once thought as relics of an outdated era, Mom-and-Pop motels are back in vogue. Trouble is finding them ...


Seattle for the senses

Get ready to see, smell and taste your way through the city

Campbell River's flying postman

Hop on a float plane in BC and watch Mike Farrell give a new meaning to “air mail”

Dairy queens

Five of the finest farms on the Vermont Cheese Trail

Family-friendly Philadelphia

Larger-than-life attractions, history and critters make Philly more than fit for kids

Ontario's fall finest

Toronto cottage country golf resorts boast autumn golds, reds and some spectacular greens

History of Medicine

The art of artificial insemination

How doctors managed to insert hope into the lives of couples worldwide — even if it took a few shady tricks along the way


Bacteria and the bulge

The settlement of bacteria in the gut plays a role in obesity and the body’s metabolism of nutrients. ...


Speedy salmon in a bag

French cooking includes a basic method for steaming fish with vegetables and aromatics inside tightly folded parchment paper. ...

Sweet potato salad

Potato salad is a regular at any picnic, but it’s always fun to invite new flavours along. Brighten ...

Sparkle cookies

This recipe is from renowned Vancouver pastry chef Thomas Haas. The cookies are great in holiday gift baskets. ...