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Would You Go to a Movie Theatre Right Now?

Would You Go to a Movie Theatre Right Now?

Time, space, people, place. As businesses open and events start happening again, I keep thinking about those factors. Spending a lot of time in an enclosed space with lots of other people is not where I want to be on the COVID-19 risk spectrum. And that means no movie theatres,…

What Is Snus And Is It Safer Than Other Forms Of Tobacco?

What Is Snus And Is It Safer Than Other Forms Of Tobacco?

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently granted “modified risk” status to one brand of snus, a tobacco product that’s popular in Sweden and starting to become a thing in other countries around the world. But while it might be less risky than other tobacco products, it’s still not exactly…

Teach Your Kids The Difference Between Danger And Risk

For part of my childhood, from about 9 to 13 years old, I lived in a house with a creek just beyond its backyard. I’d go down to my friend’s house on the corner and we’d “creek-walk” our way up the street and around our neighbourhood.