Not all gardeners have their own patch of homegrown strawberries. Thanks to large scale commercial growers, picking should get underway about a week from now. As always, Mother Nature is still in control and dictates when.
As I’ve been working with my editor in Oregon, she sometimes points out words or expressions I’ve used that might be uniquely Canadian.
Take a look at our favourite Canada reader travel photos as submitted to our #SUNtravelpics weekly feature.
DEAR AMY: What is the "PC" (politically correct) way to exclude the developmentally disabled from an organized group?
Only about one in eight people with so-called pre-diabetes, often a precursor to full-blown disease, know they have a problem, a U.S. study found.
DEAR AMY: I have a stepson who has been dating and living with a "cougar" since he was 23-years-old. He is now 33. She is 14 years his senior. He wants to have kids but she has never had any and doesn't plan to have any after they get married.
WASHINGTON -- Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer's disease are women, and now some scientists are questioning the long-held assumption that it's just because they tend to live longer than men.
TORONTO -- A study of antibiotic use in Ontario nursing homes shows huge variation in the amounts of the drugs residents receive.
The lead up to Canada Day always makes me think of places around the world with strong ties to our country.