Swine Flu expected to cause huge disruptions in U.S. workplaces

The U.S. federal government is worried about the Swine Flu (official name: 2009 H1N1 influenza virus). There have been predictions by experts of two or three times the normal number of flu related

Published on: September 2nd, 2009 Scott Bradner

Manitoba and IBM to track food “from farm to fork”

The Government of Manitoba is working with IBM Canada to develop a food tracking system that could help improve market recalls, food quality, and reputation as a safe food source to export markets.The

Published on: May 6th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Swine Flu spam hits fever pitch

Worried about the Swine Flu outbreak sweeping across the continent?If you're planning to scour the Web to grab more information about the disease better think twice before launching a Google search. Your best

Published on: April 30th, 2009 Nestor Arellano

Playing doctor – are self-help online health sites really effective?

I'm a wreck. I think I might have osteomyelitis, or peripheral neuropathy, or even retrocalcaneal bursitis. I just hope it's not tarsal tunnel syndrome. I'm also overstressed, overweight, losing my hearing and not

Published on: February 13th, 2009 David Ramel