Food in Hospitals – Bon Appétit

There was a lot of food for thought in the HealthAchieve November 6th session:  Bon Appétit – Sustainable Food in the Healthcare Environment. Missed it? Fear not, we’ve got the goods below, starting with a biggie:

Climate Change Resiliency

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Bon Appétit at HealthAchieve

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Bike Like Mike

There is no better time of year than now to ride your bike to work (or to the gym, or to the grocery store, or just for fun)! Fresh crisp air and cool morning temperatures help to ensure you won’t end up a sweaty mess on arrival. Biking regularly can help you get in shape, feel better, improve your health, and it’s just plain fun! Check out this TED Talk about the awesome ways that biking can change you.

Bikeshare

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In respect of farmers….

Susan and Elbonne, a patient at Bickle, enjoy the corn roast for Urban Ag Day

Hi everyone, guest blogger Amanda here! I’m a Registered Dietitian and Interprofessional Educator at TRI’s Bickle Centre, and I’ve had the pleasure of coordinating our “GROW: Garden Rehab. On Wheels” project this year.  While munching on some locally grown corn at Friday’s Urban Agriculture Day event, I took some time to Continue reading

Bike Month Bonanza

Bike Month Bonanza

By now, we hope you’ve dusted off your wheels to get the most of Toronto’s prime cycling season. Yes, some hardcore folks know no seasonal limitations for their cycling love. For others, a Continue reading

UHN Light Switch Plate Design Contest

Updated (Apr 20):

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Crunching to Your Health!

Image credit: Greenfuse Photography / Laura Berman

Image credit: Greenfuse Photography / Laura Berman

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