Family and Health

Yukon Family and Health

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    Issue: 2020-02-26, PHOTO: Angela Krueger

    There are 40 of them

    Ever wonder why some young people grow up without difficulty while others struggle? Think back to your childhood and teen years and reflect on the structures, activities and relationships that contributed to who you are today. Were there key... Read more

    Feb. 26, 2020

  • Play Makers April 8, 2005

    A Brother’s Bond

    As cross-country skier Gary Chaplin walked through the arrival gates at Whitehorse International Airport last month,gold, silver and bronze medals hanging around his neck and bagpipes playing, it was hard to determine who was more proud: Read more

    Apr. 08, 2005

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    Issue: 2020-02-05, PHOTO: Michelle Peters

    Mind over music

    Last month, singer-songwriter Nicole Edwards quietly released a new album. Yukon Lullaby for Mental Health has just one song, but also includes a suite of mindfulness education tools. It's an innovative take on what makes an album and, like... Read more

    Feb. 05, 2020

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    Issue: 2020-01-22, PHOTO: Pixabay

    Stressed out? Give mindfulness a try.

    More than 35 years ago, I was taught a simple meditation routine. I did not then or now completely understand the mechanics of the routine, but I did it daily for a year or so. Read more

    Jan. 22, 2020

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