People and Planet in Focus: Health, Environmental Stewardship, and Human Connections

What She Said / Candace Sampson

Monday, April 1, 2024 - 58 minutes

This week's episode is a journey through wellness, environmental consciousness, and the power of storytelling. Dr. Colleen Hartwick, as part of our ongoing series with New Roots Herbal, dives deep into the critical role Omega-3 fatty acids play in our health and why many Canadians are missing out. Anne Brodie brings us her latest entertainment must-sees, including Andrew Scott's captivating performance in 'The Talented Mr. Ripley' remake, the empowering narrative of 'Renegade Nell' on Disney+, and the comedic return of 'Girls5Eva' by Tina Fey. In a crucial discussion with Dr. Melissa Lem from the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment (CAPE), we uncover the hidden health hazards lurking in our homes due to gas appliances, exploring safer alternatives that protect our loved ones and the planet. Gwen Harvey's debut novel, 'The Acquisition of Elizabeth Grace,' invites us into a tangled web of family secrets stretching from England to Toronto, revealing the complex bonds of motherhood and the search for truth. Lastly, Aly Pain shares invaluable advice for parents navigating the tumultuous teen years, offering strategies to bolster confidence and resilience in the face of failure. Tune in for an enlightening blend of health insights, environmental advocacy, and captivating narratives that inspire action and reflection.

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