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Why you should be eating more fat? The many benefits of Essential Fatty Acids

Salmon on vegetables and rice. High in Omega

For far too long we have been bombarded with zero-fat and low-fat labels. And truthfully, they pull us in, even knowing now that not all fats are bad. So why is it that we still opt for the low-fat yogurt and egg-whites while putting those chips or crackers in the cart? It’s because we know

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Fact vs Fiction: Carrageenan

Kelp Forest Underwater

The internet is a wonderful thing, offering a seemingly endless world of information at the tip of our fingers. The challenge, however, is deciphering through it all. What is true? What’s half true? And what is simply false? Even well-meaning bloggers and consumer groups can get it wrong when the truth gets buried under too

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Canada’s Best Travel Destinations #4 Montreal, Quebec

If you have never visited French Canada, this summer might be the perfect time to enjoy Montreal, home of the 1967 World’s Fair. Take time to visit the Montreal Biosphere, an environmental museum housed in the former American Pavillion built for Expo 67. You can brush up on your French and become a Montreal foodie

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What You Need to Know Before Adopting a Pet

Whether you have always wanted a pet, grew up with a family pet and now want your own, are looking for a companion, or are being beseeched by your children; there are a number of things to consider before adopting a pet. Here, we’ve outlined the top 10: Why do you want a pet? This

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Bringing Home a Second Dog

Dogs are pack animals so it’s no surprise that many pet owners decide to bring a second dog into their home; providing their first with a playmate and companion. But in order to build camaraderie and not tension, proper introductions need to take place.     There are different ways to introduce a new dog

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Keeping those Canines Clean

You wouldn’t go days, or even months, without brushing your teeth, so why should your pet? Although they don’t have the capability to do it themselves, research shows that good oral hygiene is important for your pet’s overall health and wellbeing. As such, a daily brushing should be part of their routine. It is never

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Canada’s Best Travel Destinations: Victoria, Vancouver Island

A view of Victoria's Waterfront and buildings

Canada’s very own Island Paradise On your way to Victoria this summer, stop at Butchart Gardens an internationally renowned Canadian historic site located on Vancouver Island. Originally commissioned as a Japanese garden by Robert Pim Butchart and his wife Jennie, the Butchart family continued to expand and elaborate their gardens with Italian and other international

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Why we changed the label

Dear Valued Customers, Many of you have noticed our new label which includes additional ingredients on the label. While most of you have responded positively to this change, we realize there has still been some confusion and want to take this opportunity to clear things up. First of all, please be assured that the Nature’s

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Save the Bees With Nature’s Aid

Bees

You can help save the bees while protecting your lips with Nature’s Aid! Beeswax is the natural wax produced by honey bees when they build and repair their hives. Secreted by the worker bees, it is also used to form cells for storing the honey. When the honey is harvested, the beeswax cappings are removed,

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Fact vs Fiction: Phenoxyethanol

The word FACTS printed on clothespin clipped cards in front of defocused glowing lights.

Phenoxyethanol – What is it? What does it do? Is it toxic? Is it safe? You want answers and Nature’s Aid wants to give them to you. We don’t want to sugar coat anything. There have been concerns about phenoxyethanol and since it is a supporting ingredient in our skin gel, we want to address

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