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Reader’s Digest Article: Do We Really Need Sun Protection?

Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Another in-depth article from writer Rowan Jacobsen — this one published by Reader’s Digest, America’s fourth largest-circulation magazine brand — questions the validity of advising sun avoidance and reiterates evidence showing that UV exposure is vital to overall health. continue reading


Wednesday, June 23, 2021
personal service businesses (hair and nail salons, estheticians, barbers, etc.) to reopen at 50 per cent capacity, on an appointment basis only continue reading

Sunlight Instiute Responses to Sun Articles 228

Monday, June 21, 2021
Sunlight Instiute Responses to Sun Articles 228 Sun exposure has not decreased dramatically in the past four decades, but skin cancer has increased dramatically. Therefore, to blame skin cancer on sun exposure is counterintuitive. Something else has also increased—the number of dermatologists and the number of excisions.… continue reading

Canada lifting restrictions for fully vaccinated travellers starting July 5

Monday, June 21, 2021
Effective July 5 at 11:59 p.m. EDT travellers who are currently able to enter Canada under the existing rules will be able to do so without having to self-isolate for 14 days, taking a test on day eight, or having to stay in a quarantine hotel upon arrival, if they are fully immunized against COVID-19. The change does not apply to fully vaccinated non-citizens who are looking to visit for non-essential reasons, and for any Canadian traveller who is not fully-vaccinated, the existing suite of travel restrictions will remain in effect. continue reading


Monday, June 21, 2021

Preview Our Silent Auction!

It’s now time to preview all our silent auction lots! To maximize your time on Tuesday make sure to log into your account and add your favourite lots to your watchlist.


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