Eating Locally in Ontario

Summertime is finally here! And warm weather isn’t all there is to look forward to. The summer months are also a great time to take advantage of all of delicious local produce Ontario has to offer! Here are some quick tips on why, what, when and how to eat locally...

OHIP+ Youth Drug program – changes April 1, 2019

Background  In January 2018, the previous Ontario Liberal government launched OHIP+ Youth Drug program, with an estimated annual cost of $465 million. It was designed to provide coverage to all OHIP-insured dependents under the age of 25 for the roughly 4,400 drugs...

Should you give up on vitamin D and omega-3s? Not so Fast

TLG's New Wellness Guru, Thalia Loumbardas provides her thoughts...   What is vitamin D? Vitamin D is special because it doubles as: A vitamin: (antioxidant) because it is a substance that inhibits oxidation and formation of free radicals in a living organism. AND A...

OHIP+ Being Repealed – In Part

Six months following the implementation of the OHIP+ drug coverage for Ontarians under the age of 25, the new provincial government is repealing it, at least in part. Effective January 1, 2018, all Ontario residents under the age of 25 received full reimbursement of...