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Saturday, November 18, 2017

What You Should Know About Parkinson’s Disease

BY: ALLISON BROWN The last few articles have been about auto-immune diseases.  I will endeavour to write about neurodegenerative diseases. Parkinson's is a neurodegenerative disease....

YOGA: Learning to relax through Yoga

By Geeta Maraj August 14th, 2013 Edition We are very aware of the importance of relaxation to the body. “Relax” is now a part of our...

What is Thyroid Disease?

BY: ALLISON BROWN The Canadian Thyroid Association was founded in 1980 by Diana Meltzer Abramsky in Kingston, ON.  Her aim was to help others who...

Good Music Equals Better Health

BY DR LYDIA THURTON You are stuck in traffic, slightly annoyed that you are bumper to bumper and then your song comes on. Instantly, break...

HEALTH: Dental Care for Children

By Dr. Matthew Weekes August 28th, 2013 Edition The human dentition has two sets of teeth. The first set is the primary or baby teeth which...

Out to The Universe and into The Prayer Jar

BY PRIYA ALI How many times have you “put something out into the Universe” to receive, only to be disappointed when your delivery never showed...

Do These Five Things to Get Over Post-Long-Weekend Blues

BY DR. LYDIA THURTON  Four-day work weeks are great. Having Friday off is amazing. (Happy Canada Day Readers!) No one talks about the week after...

Frame Your Face With Perfect Brows

BY: KIZZY COURTNEY  The eyebrows are a facial feature that protects your eyes from dirt particles and sweat, but why is this practical feature such...

Summer Travel Tips

BY MONIQUE BARTLETT Summer is here and you’re planning your vacation.  You’ve done your research and know where you’re going, when you’re going and how...

Plan a Trip. It’s Good for Your Health!

BY DR LYDIA THURTON I’m on vacation and I feel guilty about it. I know everyone needs time off. I encourage my patients to make...

Community News

Guardian Angels – 17th Annual Caribbean Children Foundation Gala Supports Critically-Ill Children From The...

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO  It is believed that guardian angels are assigned to protect us here on this Earth, to guide us and aide us through...

Guyanese Contestant Crowned Miss West Indian Canadian 2017

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  After an eventful and exciting evening of talent showcase, evening wear and question and answer segments at the Miss West Indian Canadian...

Annual Gala Continues to Highlight the Importance of Mental Health Awareness

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  Conversations and awareness surrounding mental health have always been an area frequently shunned in society. Due to existing stigmas caused by lack...

Miss Diya Divas 2017

BY: LEANNE BENN Rajmini Ramkumar never imagined that she would help bring the spirit, creativity, and festiveness of Diwali celebrations held by Hindu communities in...

Supporting GTA Seniors A-Supreme Foundation Holds 3rd Annual Grand Charity Gala

BY: JELANI GRANT  Though the Jamaica Diaspora Conference came and went more than two months ago, Jamaicans continue to celebrate 55 years of independence in...