Vitamin C found to be Useful in the Treatment of Cancer

Vitamin C is a vitamin we are all familiar with, but apparently know little about. Studies and research have shown that the popular vitamin widely known to be present in citrus fruits is a great medical remedy for cancer and heart diseases. Vitamin C is classified as an ascorbic acid and L-ascorbic acid, is a vitamin found in food and used as a dietary supplement. Its an essential nutrient [...]

16 November 2018

American Says Aliens Are Fumigating Towns In California

Date: 07 November, 2018. Place: California State, United States. Just days ago, on 07 November, a very strange incident was witnessed in an unnamed town in California, United States. According to an anonymous testimony published on Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) online database, a local resident asserted that a wave of UFO and alien sightings are currently taking place in California, and these enti [...]

15 November 2018

Ten P.E.I. food businesses receive health inspector warnings

Ten food-serving establishments on P.E.I. received a warning letter from provincial health inspectors in May for operating without a valid operating licence. That comes a month after the province gave all eateries a one-month’s grace period to renew those licences. The warning letters are the first step in a graduated list of enforcement measures to make sure businesses are operating [...]

15 November 2018

Health violations in 2 P.E.I. food outlets earn warning letters

Two P.E.I. food outlets have been issued warning letters from the department of health and wellness after routine inspections turned up violations. Both the Gallery Store in Malpeque and the Rodd Brudenell Dundarave Canteen were cited by P.E.I. environmental health officials in August. The Gallery Store had two violations when inspected early that month. "The hand-washing st [...]

15 November 2018

Hundreds of food safety violations cited at P.E.I. eateries since 2014

Health inspectors found hundreds of food safety violations at P.E.I. restaurants and other food establishments between 2014 and 2017. While some locations had ongoing issues, environmental health officers say they prefer to concentrate on education to fix issues rather than close places down. CBC News took a close look at all the establishments named for violations on the P [...]

15 November 2018

'Dairy free' cheese recalled in P.E.I. because it contains milk

A brand of cheese marketed as being “dairy free” is being recalled across Canada because it contains undeclared milk. The recall is for Emborg brand Pizza Style Dairy Free Shreds. The recall is in place for every Canadian province except Quebec and affects products in 200 gram size bags with a best before date of Feb. 10, 2019. The Canadian Food Inspection [...]

15 November 2018

Glow Juicery P.E.I. sets up shop on Walker Avenue in Summerside

SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. - Sometimes, when dealing with complex emotions, it can help to focus on something positive – to have a goal. For Mélanie Dufour that was opening her own business.   “I had this dream of opening Glow. I think the dream itself is what made it easy for me. I was able to really transform the negatives into something really good. I knew I was going to do this, so I [...]

15 November 2018

P.E.I. dietictian offers tips for fending off the flu this season

SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. - The dreaded cold and clue season is on its way, and after last year’s severe season, the public is urged to so what they can to protect themselves from getting sick with the pesky virus. “There are a number of simple, preventative measures you can take now to help protect yourself and your family from the flu,” said Angela Dawson, a registered dietician based [...]

15 November 2018

UPEI students support food drive

The Rotaract Club of UPEI volunteers with the Y’s Men Club to collect food for those in need CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. - Before Yan Zhang’s family moved from China to Canada, she had heard about activities like food drives for those in need but she had never experienced the [...]

15 November 2018

Two young Prince County, P.E.I. chefs celebrated through Kids Food Nation

SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. - Two young gastrophiles from Prince County recently got a boost to their budding cooking careers. Erica Gallant, 11, of Kensington and Raya Cann Boisvert, 8, of Arlington, attended the annual Kid Food Nation gala on Oct. 21 at the Fairmount Château Laurier in Ottawa. Erica Gallant, 11, of Kensington, created Raya’s Macaroni Madness for her contributi [...]

15 November 2018

P.E.I. health inspectors issue warning letters to 10 food premise establishments

The Department of Health and Wellness issued another reminder Thursday to food premise establishments to make sure their operating licences are valid. A total of 10 food premise locations were hit with warning letters by environmental health officers over the past month for operating without a valid food premise licence. These licences are supposed to be renewed each spring so offici [...]

15 November 2018

Charlottetown residents reminded to put rain barrels away for winter

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. - Charlottetown’s Water and Utility Department reminds residents plastic rain barrels must be stored properly for the winter as water left in the barrel will freeze and can crack the barrel. If storing rain barrels inside is not an option, consider turning it upside down so that no water collects inside of the barrel. Store the bar [...]

15 November 2018

Charlottetown radio host pleads guilty to giving teen unwanted hug in Tim Hortons bathroom

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. - A Charlottetown radio host who gave a teenage Tim Hortons employee an unwanted hug in a restaurant bathroom was given a suspended sentence Tuesday. Eric Wallace MacEwen, 72, appeared before Chief Judge Nancy Orr in provincial court in Charlottetown where he changed his plea to guilty of assault. MacEwen was originally scheduled to go to trial on a charge of se [...]

15 November 2018

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