Tag Archives: obesity

It’s Time for Pedal Power

According to Thy Dinh, Senior Research Associate of a Conference Board of Canada research project ,”There is an urgent need to support Canadians in adopting healthier lifestyles and create a national culture of wellness.” “Canadians are not any healthier than … Continue reading

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Pedal Power in Nova Scotia

Kudos to the Nova Scotia government for taking some positive steps towards helping our young people get into shape. They have created The Thrive strategy which will encourage in-school and after-school physical activity. According to a study by St. Francis … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Bicycles are Better Than Cars

Speed? – yup, speed. How many traffic jams have you been stuck in and a cyclist happily whizzes by? Environmental Cleanliness – can you get any cleaner transportation? Health – let’s see, if we start with getting more oxygen to … Continue reading

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