Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Health-Lifestyles News Advisory as of 6:30 P.M. ET Wednesday, Feb. 22: Health-Lifestyles News Advisory

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Health-Lifestyles News Advisory as of 6:30 P.M. ET Wednesday, Feb. 22: Health-Lifestyles News Advisory

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Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012

6:30 p.m.


Here are the Health-Lifestyles stories from The Canadian Press as of 6:30 p.m. ET. Coverage plans are included when available. Entries are subject to change as news develops. This advisory replaces The Canadian Press Life-Entertainment News Budget.

Contact Lois Abraham at 416-507-2038.


'Bringing Up Bebe' explores lessons of parenting in Paris


NEW YORK -- Remember the book that claimed French women don't get fat? Well, French children don't throw food, either. Or tantrums. The just-published "Bringing Up Bebe" is written by an American who was struck by the good manners of kids in Paris, where she raises her own brood of three. Now she shares her lessons with those of us whose kids, alas, don't have quite the same je ne sais quoi. By Jocelyn Noveck. PHOTOS.


Fantasy camp for those who love to fly


Eric Mueller's vacation started when his plane filled with smoke. Soon, people slid down an emergency chute, inflated life vests and climbed into a raft. Mueller loved every minute of it. People like him -- and there are more than you think -- charter a commercial airliner and hop across the country visiting the Meccas of the aviation world. PHOTO. Also moved International.


Purim: A good story and a great feast


Purim has been summed up in this way: They tried to kill us, we won, so let's eat! Of course, the actual (well, perhaps mythical) story is a bit more complex than that, but the simple fact is that for Jews who love to cook and eat, this holiday is a favourite. By Jim Romanoff. With Recipes. PHOTOS.



Global launches iPad second-screen app for 'Survivor' fans


TORONTO -- Fans of the reality show "Survivor" can join their own tribe and compete against other viewers with a new app designed to use while the show is airing. By Michael Oliveira. Moves Lifestyles and Entertainment.



Coverage of Milan Fashion Week begins Feb. 22 and runs through Feb. 28, overlapping slightly with the Paris shows set for Feb. 28 to March 7.



How a girl lost and found the horse she loved

Burma's-True-Love, Advance

The mare was tall and spirited and a joy to behold, galloping across the pasture with her head high. Everyone thought Burma was a beauty -- no one more than Megan Chance. For six years, she and the thoroughbred she received at 16 were inseparable. But after college, Chance needed to board her beloved horse while she went away for a few months. That proved a turning point in Burma's life, which then followed a twisting path from a breeder's barn to an equine medical lab and even to the "kill pen" at a horse auction, from which a Connecticut rescuer spared her just in time, then posted her picture online. …

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