Death-friendly communities that welcome mortality might help us live better lives and provide better care for people at the end of their lives.
A decadent New Year's Eve bash held in the throes of the pandemic is a symptom of a larger problem in the gay community.
Lifestyle medicine targets the root of chronic diseases like obesity, heart disease and diabetes. Experts explain why everyone should embrace these free prescriptions for good health.
Third places – where people meet outside of work and home – foster a sense of belonging, particularly for retirees. COVID-19 restrictions shut them down, so can online communities fill the void?
Communal living: enabling people to strive for a better, more sustainable lifestyle.
Donations to food banks surged as the pandemic raged. But they're on the decline again just as people need more help.
Frustrated by the inability to get good internet, a rural village decided to dig a superfast connection in themselves.
The number of visitors to the restored wetlands is increasing each year, as is the wildlife.
It's the simple, everyday encounters and experiences – a friendly wave, a helping hand – that refugees say makes them feel part of the Australian community.
A friendly wave from a neighbour is one of life's incidental but invaluable interactions. Porches, balconies, front yards and footpaths have proven their importance as cogs of neighbourhood life.
Neighborhood characteristics like pollution from busy roads, widespread public transit use and lack of community-based health care are putting certain communities at greater risk from COVID-19.
Immigrants and other newcomers to Canada are worried about maintaining their relationships and staying afloat, and need government consideration and support.
We sorely miss our regular haunts during the coronavirus lockdown not only because we like them but also because a healthy society needs places where people can gather, mix and mingle.
What drives people to garden isn't the fear of hunger so much as hunger for physical contact – and a longing to engage in work that is real.
Amid emotional devastation and uncertainty, coronavirus is providing the potential for more connectedness, and for radically changing the meanings of community itself.
Co-operatives can and should be key to Canada’s economic rebuilding and rethinking — now and following the COVID-19 pandemic.
My research as a professor of death studies shows how facing up to our own mortality can offer the opportunity to rediscover some positive truths about life.
Their loss affects those in the LGBT community who have the least to lose.
Respondents wanted to look after older generations more than they wanted to focus on post-crisis growth.
Hunger is increasing but community organisations, local government and the food industry are working to fill the gap.