There are now 10 times as many obese children and teens around the world than there were 40 years ago, and if current trends continue, there will soon be even more kids dangerously overweight than underweight, according to a new World Health Organization study. Source: CTV News | October 10, 2017
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A petition calling for a Toronto restaurant to remove seal meat from the menu has sparked an online debate between people who believe the Canadian seal hunt is inhumane and advocates for Indigenous practices. Source: CBC News | October 10, 2017
Cooking together, planning together could help combat malnutrition and loneliness. Source: Chilliwack Progress | October 10, 2017
Premier John Horgan headed for the remote island community of Alert Bay, to meet with aboriginal people protesting the establishment of net-pen salmon farms in their territory north of Vancouver Island. Source: Ladysmith Chemainus Chronicle | October 10, 2017
Better management needed say local conservationists. Source: Squamish Chief | October 10, 2017
Squamish CAN (Climate Action Network) hosts first annual Farm to Table fundraiser. Source: Squamish Chief | October 10, 2017