With marijuana changes in the air, cannabis crusader calls it a day

With marijuana changes in the air, cannabis crusader calls it a day PreviousNext Ted Smith speaks with the media following a 2014 court decision on marijuana. After 20 years of activism, the 47-year-old is retreating from public life.   Photograph By BRUCE STOTESBURY, Times Colonist Ted Smith, Victoria’s longtime cannabis crusader, …

Read More »

29 Things Real Vegans Actually Eat

A lot of people seem to think veganism = leaves all day every day. imgur.com Which makes a lot of people think eating vegan food is a lot harder than it is. fyboredtodeath.tumblr.com But the fact is, veganism is good for the planet, good for animals, and ACTUALLY CAN BE …

Read More »

What Lyme disease didn't take away

I used to think my life was horrible. That nothing I did was right and no matter how hard I tried, I could never get ahead. I used to pray for the day when things would be okay. Now they never will. Imagine that you got in a really bad …

Read More »

Living With Crohn’s Disease

Whether you’ve been battling Crohn’s disease since your 20s or are newly diagnosed in your 60s, there are times when living with this chronic inflammation of the digestive tract may seem overwhelming. Confused as to whether you should tough it out or call your doctor? Gastroenterologist Jean-Paul Achkar, MD,offers some …

Read More »