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Let’s Talk About It: Your memories remain intact even if hers don’t
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Let’s Talk About It: Your memories remain intact even if hers don’t

With time, Alzheimer’s will wipe out a person’s memory— powerful memories such as a mother’s memories of her own children.

Flavour Guy: Will the city’s compost bins end our marriage?
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Flavour Guy: Will the city’s compost bins end our marriage?

The sprig of mint was part of the delicious but unpronounceable Thai salad. My mate took it and put it to the side. “I’m going to take it home and grow it,” she said.

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Legal Ease: Providing advance medical instructions when consent is no longer possible

Quebec passed legislation providing for “advance medical directives” and the creation of an advance medical directives register.

Generations Foundation: There is much to learn about your next meal
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Generations Foundation: There is much to learn about your next meal

Generations Foundation last month offered student cooking lessons to three grade-six classes at Roslyn School.

Here at Sun Youth: Sun Youth recycles for a better world
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Here at Sun Youth: Sun Youth recycles for a better world

Recycling is an important part of our mission because it’s both ecological and economical.

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Word Nerd: Heavens, who were Betsy, Bob, and Fanny Adams?

Have you ever come across an expression that you haven’t seen or heard in decades?

Financial Fitness: It’s time for financial Spring Cleaning
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Financial Fitness: It’s time for financial Spring Cleaning

Spring is in the air! This year, as you shake off the cobwebs from winter and start tidying up at home, why not also do some financial Spring Cleaning?

Lets Talk About It: Why April is my favourite month
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Lets Talk About It: Why April is my favourite month

April is the month of Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love and beauty.

Flavour Guy: Don’t ridicule this April fool and his bird
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Flavour Guy: Don’t ridicule this April fool and his bird

April is the cruellest month, wrote T.S. Elliot. It’s cruel, he implies, because it disturbs. But, in April, something starts to happen. Here is the end of this part of the poem.

Legal Ease: New Quebec Bill seeks to combat elder abuse
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Legal Ease: New Quebec Bill seeks to combat elder abuse

There are numerous cases involving financial abuse of the vulnerable by children, relatives, and friends. Now the Quebec government is tackling institutional abuse.