March 2019

Health

Mar 15 2019

Take Your Best Shot

Vaccines are one of the biggest public health advances of the 20th century. You may think of them as a shot in the arm. But when they were first developed, many parents around the world saw them as a lifesaver. They spelled an end to quarantine signs. To the fear that...

Sports

Mar 08 2019

Competing in ‘Canada’s Olympics’

Young athletes from across Canada headed to Red Deer, Alberta in February. Why? To compete in the Canada Winter Games. It’s Canada’s biggest multisport games. Like the Olympics, the Canada Games is held every two years. It alternates between winter and summer sports. “...

History

Mar 01 2019

Heroes and History

A new Heritage Minute came out February 20. These one-minute commercials capture important moments in Canadian history. The new one tells the story of the Vancouver Asahi. You’ll find the Asahi in Canada’s Baseball Hall of Fame. But most Canadians have never heard of...