Woodford Files

Woodford Files — On Bee-Killing Pesticides & Carcinogenic Parabens

June 1, 2013

With today’s ‘news’ agenda sometimes driven by the interests of media shareholders, we don’t always get the unbiased reporting that tells us what’s really going...

Woodford Files — May 2013

May 1, 2013

There’s an apple blossom on our cover this month in celebration of the fresh promise of spring. In those exquisite shades of pink are captured...

On Cool Spring Tonics—and Hot Spring Shows

April 1, 2013

The energy of spring is gaining momentum now as we fully emerge from the darkness of a long winter. Astrologer Kaypacha says this is the...

Woodford Files: February 2013 – Nourishing Body and Soul in Deep Winter

February 1, 2013

As I write this, it’s cold and dark outside as the city lays nestled under a blanket of winter. Imbolc, a pagan holiday on February...

Woodford Files — Reflections on the Year That Was

December 1, 2012

On November 19, a disturbing report was released to the media showing a high correlation between breast cancer risk and workplace exposure to chemicals. Led...

Woodford Files — Inflammation: The Cause of All Chronic Disease

November 1, 2012

Is it just me, or does it seem like life is getting more intense these days? Around here, it sometimes feels like we’re sitting in...

Woodford Files — On Horror, Skulduggery and Snake Oil

October 1, 2012

Finally, my favourite season has arrived. Autumn is the time when we reap what we’ve sown and give thanks for the harvest. So my biggest...

Woodford Files — The Risks of Modern Medicine

September 1, 2012

With the incidence of childhood asthma, autism, and obesity now reaching alarming levels, scientists are starting to look in new directions for clues to curing...

Woodford Files — Remarkable Health Recoveries with GMO-Free Organic Diet

July 1, 2012

Yum! This is the season of the smoothie, that cool, delicious concoction which can nourish you down to your very toes. In Pat Crocker’s feature...

Woodford Files – June 2012

June 1, 2012

During production on this issue of Vitality, I often found my gaze returning to our cover photo as I daydreamed about jumping into that pristine...

Woodford Files — The Song of Spring

May 1, 2012

The song of spring is echoing through our pages this month, bringing fresh ideas for attuning to the season. Since spring is an ideal time...

Woodford Files — This has got to be the most hotly anticipated issue of Vitality in years

April 1, 2012

This has got to be the most hotly anticipated issue of Vitality in years. Never before have we received so many calls and emails asking...

Woodford Files – April 2012

April 1, 2012

This has got to be the most hotly anticipated issue of Vitality in years. Never before have we received so many calls and emails asking...

Woodford Files — Don Drummond’s Radical Prescription to Save the Health Care System

March 1, 2012

The recent release of the Drummond Report, which contained recommendations for rescuing Ontario from its $16 billion deficit, undoubtedly sent shock waves through the medical...

Woodford Files – February 2012

February 1, 2012

In his book Outliers: The Story of Success, author Malcolm Gladwell tells the story of a small town located on a rocky hillside in southern...

Woodford Files – Dec. 2011/Jan. 2012: It’s been a landmark year for Vitality, and for the natural health movement

December 6, 2011

Wow, what a fantastic year this has been for Vitality. With the public appetite for natural health and alternative medicine growing steadily, our circulation has...