Tylenol shortage: How far parents are going for medicine

Tylenol shortage: How far parents are going for medicine

With three of her six children now sick with a cold, Stephanie Goddard says a shortage of children’s medication across Canada is making her panic. “I can’t find Children’s liquid Advil or Tylenol anywhere,” she told CTVNews.ca in a telephone interview on Wednesday. “And knowing the flu season is right around the corner… my anxiety … Read more

A beginner’s guide to American whiskey

A beginner’s guide to American whiskey

Where to drink it 1. Neat Bourbon Bar & Bottle Shop, Louisville, KentuckyKentucky is home to more than 90% of America’s bourbon. Most of it adorns the shelves of this sophisticated, 1920s-style speakeasy and bottle shop, set up by two Louisville locals, both clued-up bourbon connoisseurs. Amid the plush surroundings of red leather, dark mahogany … Read more

Bristol Harbour festival is too ‘white and middle class’

Bristol Harbour festival is too ‘white and middle class’

COLSTON FOUR CLEARED BY JURY In January, a Bristol jury sparked anger after clearing the so-called ‘Colston Four’ of criminal damage for the toppling of a statue of slave trader Edward Colston. At the time, critics claimed the jury were politically motivated and described the ‘extraordinary’ verdict as a ‘vandals’ charter’ which they feared could … Read more

COVID: FDA advisers recommend updating booster shots

COVID: FDA advisers recommend updating booster shots

At least some US adults may get updated COVID-19 shots this fall, as government advisers voted Tuesday that it’s time to tweak booster doses to better match the most recent virus variants. Advisers to the Food and Drug Administration wrestled with how to modify doses now when there’s no way to know how the rapidly … Read more

Loneliness can be a big factor in getting good nutrition, experts say

Loneliness can be a big factor in getting good nutrition, experts say

TORONTO — Flo Elliott was never a big eater, but her appetite plummeted when her husband died. Suddenly alone after 54 years of marriage, Elliott says she lost interest in food and would routinely skip meals. It would take about seven years to recover that appetite, says the now 89-year-old. “It’s really, really hard after … Read more

Festive Food and Drink Events This December in Greater Phoenix

Festive Food and Drink Events This December in Greater Phoenix

The stress of the upcoming holiday and the extra family time might make you feel like you need a drink, so perhaps it’s no coincidence that most of the events on our December list include some alcohol. Don’t worry, there’s some good food planned, too, like a chocolate class, a grain-to-farm-to-table dinner, and a three-course … Read more

Dangerous chemicals found in food wrappers at major fast-food restaurants and grocery chains, report says

Dangerous chemicals found in food wrappers at major fast-food restaurants and grocery chains, report says

Alarming levels of dangerous chemicals known as PFAS were discovered in food packaging at a number of well-known fast-food and fast-casual restaurants and grocery store chains, a new report found. The highest levels of indicators for PFAS were found in food packaging from Nathan’s Famous, Cava, Arby’s, Burger King, Chick-fil-A, Stop & Shop and Sweetgreen, … Read more