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Christina Dennis

Christina Dennis

Christina Dennis is a lifestyle blogger and mom of three. She lives near Edmonton and enjoys crafting and doing activities with her children.

Pamela Irving

Pamela Irving

Pamela Irving is a lifestyle journalist who writes about all things green, from spa visits to local cuisine.

Bryce Tarling

Bryce Tarling

Bryce Tarling is a technical and marketing communications specialist and alive contributor.

Joe Skelton

Joe Skelton

Joe Skelton is a Langley, BC-based writer who writes about natural health and environmental issues.

Julie Daniluk, RHN

Julie Daniluk, RHN

Julie Daniluk, RHN, hosts Healthy Gourmet, highlighting the battle between taste and nutrition. Her first book, Meals That Heal Inflammation (Random House Canada, 2011) helps people enjoy tasty, allergy-free foods.

Carla Elm Clement

Carla Elm Clement

Carla Elm Clement is a professional writer and editor based in New Westminster, BC.

Heather Burt

Heather Burt

Heather Burt bicycles to Langara College, where she teaches literature and writing. Her novel Adam's Peak (Dundurn Press, 2007) was shortlisted for the 2008 BC Book Prizes.

Todd Runestad

Todd Runestad

Todd Runestad has been covering nutrition science news and ingredient innovations for nearly 20 years. He’s a senior editor covering supplements and ingredients for Informa’s Health & Nutrition Network.

Jean-Yves Dionne

Jean-Yves Dionne

Pharmacist Jean-Yves Dionne is an authority on alternative medicine in Quebec. He educates people on the benefits of natural health products and on interactions between pharmaceutical and natural health products.

Jack Challem

Jack Challem

Jack Challem is a leading health writer with more than 35 years experience reporting the latest research on nutrition, vitamins, and minerals. His books include The Food-Mood Solution (Wiley, 2008), The Inflammation Syndrome (Wiley, 2010), and Syndrome X (Wiley, 2000).

Cheryl Patterson

Cheryl Patterson

Cheryl Patterson is a magazine columnist and freelance writer who enjoys writing about a variety of health and lifestyle related topics, and time permitting, unwinds with yoga or gardening.

Health Action Network Society

Health Action Network Society

Get Involved! Research provided by the Health Action Network Society (HANS), a consumer-based, non-profit, charitable organization in Burnaby, BC. HANS is dedicated to collecting information and monitoring health issues and environmental concerns that impact health.

Jason Bosher

Jason Bosher

Jason Bosher is a Vancouver, BC based freelance writer.

Joe Rossi, NASM-PES

Joe Rossi, NASM-PES

Joe Rossi, NASM-PES, operates YESS Training which provides training programs for individual and group athletes at the high school, college, and professional levels.

Julie Ferraro

Julie Ferraro

Julie Ferraro is a certified horticulturist from Barrie, Ontario.

Karina Inkster, MA, PTS

Karina Inkster, MA, PTS

Vegan since 2003, Karina Inkster, MA, PTS, is a health and fitness coach, author of two books, and speaker. Her award-winning online programs help vegans worldwide live their healthiest, most plant-strong lives.

Aurea Dempsey

Aurea Dempsey

Aurea Dempsey keeps a pulse on the latest in health, runs marathons and is a yogi.

Marie White

Marie White

Marie White is a certified yoga teacher, herbalist, and student of holistic nutrition. When she’s not studying or gone hiking, she’s usually found in her kitchen.

Susan Czyzo

Susan Czyzo

Susan is a Toronto-based registered physiotherapist with a passion for injury prevention. Follow her on Instagram: @feelslikethirty

Bruce Krahn

Bruce Krahn

Bruce Krahn has been impacting lives one body at a time since 1995. He is a fitness trainer and the author of The Fat Fighter Diet (Wiley, 2007) and Trouble Spot Fat Loss (Random House, 2015).

Matt Jackson

Matt Jackson

Matt Jackson is a Vancouver writer and avid outdoorsman.

Kate Rhéaume, ND

Kate Rhéaume, ND

Kate Rhéaume-Bleue, ND, is the author of the best-selling book Vitamin K2 and the Calcium Paradox (HarperCollins, 2013).

Dana Bidnall

Dana Bidnall

Dana Bidnall is a Vancouver-based writer and editor.

Sara Eve Alarie

Sara Eve Alarie

Sara Eve Alarie is a yoga teacher who practises yoga in Canmore, Alberta. She enjoys teaching yoga to adults, children, and families.

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