Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Health-Lifestyles News Advisory as of 3 P.M. Tuesday, July 4

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Health-Lifestyles News Advisory as of 3 P.M. Tuesday, July 4

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Health-Lifestyles News Advisory


Good afternoon from the Canadian Press lifestyles department!

Advisories will typically hit the wire around 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. ET and will also be sent to editors by email. If you'd like to be added to the email list please contact Michael Oliveira at .

What we're talking about:

- FOOD-Acadian: Simon Thibault is on a crusade to prevent Acadian culinary culture from disappearing.In his new book, "Pantry and Palate: Remembering and Rediscovering Acadian Food" (Nimbus Publishing), the Halifax-based freelance journalist explores his roots. 660 words.

- Female-Wrestlers-Canada: Xandra Bale scowls at the crowd as she pushes through a velvet curtain and struts towards the wrestling ring.It's a Sunday afternoon at the Oshawa Curling Club, in a city just outside Toronto, and several dozen wrestling fans have gathered to watch the villainous Bale get knocked from her pedestal. 840 words. PHOTO. Moves Entertainment and Lifestyles

- EU-France-Paris-Fashion-Week-Watch: The ever-audacious Karl Lagerfeld proved he is still nimble when it comes to putting on a fashion show. The 83-year-old had a 46-ton Eiffel Tower recreated inside the Grand Palais for the pleasure of his Chanel couture celebrity guests.Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo returned the love by presenting him with the city's highest honour. Below are some highlights from the fall-winter 2017 shows Tuesday at Paris High Couture Week. 965 words. PHOTO.

- APFN-US-School-Lunch-Shaming: Teaching assistant Kelvin Holt watched as a preschool student fell to the back of a cafeteria line during breakfast in Killeen, Texas, as if trying to hide."The cash register woman says to this 4-year-old girl, verbatim, 'You have no money,'" said Holt, describing the incident last year. A milk carton was taken away, and the girl's food was dumped in the trash. "She did not protest, other than to walk away in tears." 910 words. PHOTO.

- EU-Czech-Special-Orchestra: It's an unusual orchestra, one that has played in London, Madrid, Moscow and Jerusalem. Its next stops are New York, Washington and Chicago.Tap Tap, created 18 years ago to give students at a renowned school for the disabled in Prague an extracurricular activity, has become a major musical operation that has drawn millions of fans, first at home and gradually abroad. 560 words. PHOTO.

ICYMI yesterday:

- Alta-Luxury-Playhouses: Childhood was never like this.A company in southern Alberta has found an unexpected luxury market that involves the lifestyles of the rich and famous, their offspring and its own reality TV show. 450 words. PHOTO. Moves both National and Lifestyles.

- APFN-US-Soy-Milk-Fight: Dairy farmers want U.S. regulators to banish the term "soy milk," but documents show even government agencies haven't always agreed on what to call such drinks.The U.S. Department of Agriculture "fervently" wanted to use the term "soy milk" in educational materials for the public, according to emails recently released in response to a lawsuit. That irked the Food and Drug Administration, the agency that oversees the rule defining milk as coming from healthy cows. 620 words. PHOTO.

- US-Food-Vegan-Ice-Cream: Nice cream: It's what they call vegan ice cream. But with creamier bases and more interesting flavours, it's not just for vegans anymore.Dairy-free ice cream options have come a long way thanks in part to meat-eating folk looking to avoid dairy or just make healthier choices without defaulting to sorbet, the usual substitute. 880 words. PHOTO.

- US-Food-KitchenWise-Upside-Down-Cake: This recipe for Stone Fruit Almond Upside-Down Cake works equally well using any kind of stone fruit or a mix of every kind of stone fruit, including plums, apricots, nectarines, peaches and plumcots.The appeal of the mixed-fruit version -- the rainbowlike beauty of the unmoulded cake in concert with the rich chord of its flavours -- edges out the monochrome visuals and taste of a cake made with just one kind of fruit. …

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