Toronto Starch Solution Potluck Lunch

Diane McConnell, co-author of the book, Fed Up with Being Fat and Sick, will be leading a discussion on the joys and challenges of following a starch-centred, plant-based diet that is oil-free. Please come to ask questions, talk about your difficulties and celebrations, and enjoy getting to know some new people. A fun quiz will… Read more »

Toronto Starch Solution Potluck Lunch

Our first Toronto Starch Solution gathering for the fall will feature a talk on reversing diabetes through lifestyle changes. While doctors may tell us otherwise, our speaker is living proof that this is an absolutely achievable goal. Nara Schuler is the author of Secrets of My Vegan Kitchen – A Journey into Reversing My Diabetes… Read more »

What the Health (community screening)

What The Health is a surprising, and at times hilarious, investigative documentary that will be an eye-opener for everyone concerned about our nation’s health and how big business influences it. From the creators of the award-winning Cowspiracy, this film examines the link between diet and disease, and the billions of dollars at stake in the… Read more »

Eggs raise risk of death | Meat and cancer | Bird flu

Bird flu virus has mutated into form that’s deadly to humans The avian flu has undergone a critical mutation making it easier for the virus to infect humans, according to a study at the University of Wisconsin at Madison. “We are rolling the dice with modern poultry farming practices,” warns consumer health advocate Mike Adams,… Read more »