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Saturday, November 18, 2017

HEALTH: Root Canal Therapy

By Dr. Matthew Weekes October 9th, 2013 Edition In the past toothaches resulted in the extraction of the offending teeth. For many this was the only...

Dental Care for Children

By Dr. Weekes August 27th Edition The human dentition has two sets of teeth. The first set are the primary or baby teeth which are followed...

Oral Examination

By Dr. Matthew Weekes September 10th, 2014 Edition There are basically three types of examination done by the dentist. 1. Emergency exam 2. Specific exam 3. Complete exam All require...

HEALTH: Dental Implants

By Dr. Matthew Weekes August 14th, 2013 Edition Dental implants are metal titanium cone shaped screw-like devices that are inserted into a prepared area in the...

HEALTH: Dental mercury fillings controversy

By Dr. Matthew Weekes October 23rd, 2013 Edition Silver fillings have been used by dentists worldwide for the last 150 years on poste- rior and anterior...

Root Canal Therapy

BY DR. MATTHEW WEEKES The prevalence of multiple missing teeth is low compared to a few generations ago. The common toothache was the result of...

HEALTH: Dentures

By Dr. Matthew Weekes September 25th, 2013 Edition Implants are the best option for replacing missing teeth, follow by bridges. However lack of ideal conditions and...

The Effects of Stress on Oral Health

BY DR MATTHEW WEEKES Stress is detrimental to the entire body. It results in physical and mental dysfunction. The ripple effect is felt throughout societies...

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...

HEALTH: Early treatment is key for deformed jaws and crooked teeth

By Dr. Matthew Weekes November 20th, 2013 Edition Parents get alarmed when they start to notice that their toddlers are developing crowded teeth. The front teeth...

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...