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Dangerous UV rays can be a threat even during cloudy, rainy days

July 9, 2019 at 1:56 pm

Lisa Fisher, Health Promotion Specialist This summer has gotten off to a bit of a wet, chilly and stormy start. Despite this, the sun has still made an appearance and its ultraviolet (UV) rays can still pack a punch. Even when it’s cloudy, misty or foggy, 80 per cent of the sun’s UV rays can still get through. UVA rays can produce immediate tanning and premature skin aging by penetrating deep into our skin. TheseRead More

Glen Hatch, at Col J.J. Parr Sports Centre, demonstrates use of the InBody bioelectrical impedance machine. 
Photo: Cliff Kenyon

Is it time to get in shape? InBody can give you details

July 9, 2019 at 1:51 pm

Cliff Kenyon Fitness buffs and those on a mission to improve their fitness level are eager for data, not just guesses. Perhaps they want to measure the results of their weight loss or exercise efforts or need a starting point for their journey to fitness. And that’s where the InBody 570 machine has become a valuable ally. It looks a bit like a treadmill, will send low voltage electricity through your body and make vitalRead More

The MFRCS Youth Centre hosted a barbeque on June 29  to celebrate the end of another school year. Youth took advantage of the sunny day to play lawn checkers, bean bag toss, basketball, and enjoy a barbecue.
Photo: Poppy Lawson

MFRCS youths celebrate as school’s out for summer

July 9, 2019 at 1:44 pm