Daily Archives: June 5, 2014

Living Without Religion – Overcoming Isolation

by | June 5, 2014

Today, Eric Adriaans, CFI Canada’s National Executive Director, announced that CFI Canada is trialling a launch of Living Without Religion (LWR) via Skype: Living Without Religion is a support-group program offered for people who are working through the challenges related to leaving an organized religion. The program is facilitated by a participant – not a… Read more »

Say What You Mean

by | June 5, 2014

I’m so excited! Steven Pinker‘s new book, The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century, is scheduled to be available in Canada on September 30. I’ve pre-ordered my copy; I can’t wait to read it. Abstract: Why is so much writing so bad, and how can we make it… Read more »

Reinventing Drugstores

by | June 5, 2014

There was a time when the Rx symbol meant a prescription for medicine with no adjectives. The symbol was so recognizable that when a store displayed the symbol  people knew there was a qualified pharmacist available to fill prescriptions authorized by a physician, dentist, nurse practitioner, pharmacist, psychologist, or other health care providers and Rexall,… Read more »