CSANews Issue 43


Issue 43 Summer 2002
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Letter from the Editor Issue 43
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
Acupuncture - Ancient Alternative to Modern Medicine RV Parks - Despite Appearances there is a Difference Staying In Touch - A CSA Online Success Story Letter from the Editor Issue 43 - We have all watched in frustration, over the past number of years, as the Provincial Governments have slowly eroded our Canadian medical care system a....   Read more...

Acupuncture
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
Acupuncture - The Chinese healing art of acupuncture is a system of a number of medical treatments that are thousands of years old. Some authorities maintain that a....   Read more...

Government Relations Report Issue 43
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
Government Relations Report Issue 43 - There's never really a "restful" time for members of the CSA board of directors. When we're in our winter homes, we are quite busy with our Annual Gen....   Read more...

RV Park Style
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
RV Park Style - That is a question many snowbirds and RV park residents are asking in light of Florida's newest legislative changes. And, it's one that Florida legisl....   Read more...

Staying In Touch
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
Staying In Touch - "Of course you can do it," I told my mother who, at age 82, was very doubtful that the computer would become her friend. Every year, my husband and I ....   Read more...

Why Don't They Do Something About It?
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
Why Don't They Do Something About It? - How many times have you heard that said? And who are 'they' anyway?Usually 'they' refers to people in authority or with actual or perceived influence,....   Read more...

CSA AGM Notice 2003
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
CSA AGM Notice 2003 - CANADIAN SNOWBIRD ASSOCIATION INC.(A Corporation without Share Capital under Part II of THECANADA BUSINESS CORPORATIONS ACT)andCANADIAN SNOWBIRD ASSOC....   Read more...

President's Message Issue 43
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
President's Message Issue 43 - In addition to a gavel, I think that the CSA should provide a pair of roller skates to every new director of the association. As a "snowbird," or "win....   Read more...

Executive Director's Report Issue 43
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
Executive Director's Report Issue 43 - Life around CSA's head office has been extremely busy this past spring and summer. With the CSA presentations for submission before the Romanow Commis....   Read more...

The Snowbird Annual Plan
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
The Snowbird Annual Plan - We all know that snowbirds are special people. They are more active, more curious, more adventurous, friendlier and they certainly travel more than mo....   Read more...

From the Desk of Don Slinger Issue 43
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
From the Desk of Don Slinger Issue 43 - Remember that refrain from many years ago? Well, back on May 10 ­12, 2002, an energetic committee from Guelph organized a 100th anniversary party for....   Read more...

Have you heard this before?
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
Have you heard this before? - I'm sure that, on many occasions, you've heard it said that "Canadian snowbirds are very conservative" (notice I didn't say cheap) when it comes to sp....   Read more...

West Nile Virus
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
West Nile Virus - The United States Center for Disease Control estimates that there will be 1000 human infections of the West Nile virus this year resulting in approxim....   Read more...

Mixing Medicine
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
Mixing Medicine - The ingestion of ibuprofen, the pharmaceutical found in common painkillers such as AdvilTM and MotrinTM, appears to counter the health benefits of tak....   Read more...

Snacking Linked to Lower Cholesterol
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
Snacking Linked to Lower Cholesterol - Eating several small meals a day as opposed to eating two or three large meals can play a pivotal role in your 's Cholesterol levels.What you eat ....   Read more...

How a Search Engine Works 101
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
How a Search Engine Works 101 - I wish it were easy to search for things on the Web - someone would simply point a finger and exclaim ... there. Next to e-mail, searching the Web is ....   Read more...

Aging with Grace
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
Aging with Grace - Aging with Grace is a unique book on many levels. It reveals ground-breaking, hard science research into Alzheimer's disease, the ultimate drawback to....   Read more...

AGM
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
AGM - Committee chair, I have been a snowbird member since its inception and believe it to be a great organization for the snowbird population. I would howe....   Read more...

CSANews: Puzzles
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
CSANews: Puzzles - Dear Bird Talk, Some time ago, when you started a puzzle page, I wrote you and asked if you or your readers, had a copy of a puzzle "who owns the tige....   Read more...

Border Guard
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
Border Guard - Certain offices of the United States Government have requested that the CSA keep track of border crossing incidents that go a little over the line.If ....   Read more...

When there's an Ill, there's a Way
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
When there's an Ill, there's a Way - Recently there has been a notable increase in the theft of luxury vehicles.Do you think your vehicle is safe because it has an anti-theft device? Thin....   Read more...

Another Busy Day!
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
Another Busy Day! - ANOTHER BUSY DAY!I decide to wash the car. I start toward the garage and notice the mail on the table.OK, I'm going to wash the car. But first I'm goi....   Read more...

The Car-Jacking
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
The Car-Jacking - An elderly Florida lady did her shopping and, upon returning to her car, found four males in the act of leaving with her vehicle. She dropped her shop....   Read more...

It's not the Heat, It's the Humidity!
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
It's not the Heat, It's the Humidity! - Why does moisture in the air affect your Temperature?Your cools itself naturally by perspiring water through the pores in your skin and evap....   Read more...

Water Tid-Bits
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
Water Tid-Bits - The amount of water in your is reduced by just 1%, you'll feel thirsty. A person can live without food for about a month, but only about a week w....   Read more...

Blood Pressure
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
Blood Pressure - The lifestyle habits of the average North American are leading us all towards the doctor's office. Data recently published from the Framingham Heart S....   Read more...

Sun Spots
Posted date : Apr 06, 2007.
Sun Spots - One in four "migrating retirees" travel to the state of Florida for relief from the cold winter. In the 1960's the 55 and older state population grew ....   Read more...