Welcome to this episode of The Tonic, terrestrially broadcast on June 2, 2018 on AM740 and FM 96.7 in Toronto. Topics covered on the show track the lifestyle articles and themes published in Tonic Magazine. This week we discuss why there are so few new apartments in Toronto with Mitchell Abrahams, sex work in Canada with Tonic Sex Expert Carlyle Jansen and the natural treatment of allergies with Dr. Jodi Larry ND.

We specifically discuss:

Why Are There So Few New Apartments in Toronto:

  • How did we get here?
  • Condominiums as rental stock
  • transit
  • rent controls and legislation
  • urban sprawl
  • interest rates
  • government


Sex Work in Canada

  • What is sex work?
  • Who are sex workers?
  • How is the sex trade regulated?
  • “The Nordic Model”
  • “The New Zealand Model”


Natural Treatment of Allergies:

  • the connection between food and allergies
  • sugar and inflammation
  • dairy and gluten
  • foods associated with ragweed
  • quercetin



For more information about The Benvenuto Group go here. 

For Carlyle’s article in Tonic Magazine on sex work go here.

For more information about Dr. Jodi Larry ND go here.