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Monday, January 22, 2018

Prevention is Better Than Cure!

BY ALLISON BROWN I recently informed my family that I was writing for the Toronto Caribbean Newspaper.  The response was great and I could feel...

Are you at risk for Prostate Cancer?

BY MICHELLE SMITH  Healthcare advocacy keeps you in the loop, September was declared Prostate Cancer awareness month. Prostate Cancer is one of the leading cancers for...

Morning Sickness vs Hyperemesis Gravidum

BY MICHELLE SMITH As your  Health Care Advocate and as a health care professional with over ten years’ experience in our health care system, I...

World Sickle Cell Day

BY MICHELLE SMITH  June 19th 2016 is known as World Sickle Cell Day. Sickle Cell Disease, also noted as “The Black Disease” due to it...

Interesting Facts About Lyme Disease

BY: ALLISON BROWN  What do Shania Twain, Avril Lavigne, Alec Baldwin, and former US president George W. Bush have in common?  They were all afflicted...

Can Parsley Keep You Healthy?

BY MICHELLE SMITH  During the fall and winter months chronic illness sufferers have a harder time with maintaining a healthy lifestyle. It's a fact that...

Challenges and Opportunities in Healthcare

BY ALLISON BROWN This movement began in Melbourne Australia in 2003. Can you imagine two friends getting together in a bar and literally dared each...

Reasons Why You Should Donate Blood

BY MICHELLE SMITH Awareness regarding the importance of donating blood has not been well covered within the Caribbean and other ethnically diverse Communities. With a...

HEALTH: Protect your Brain, Reduce your Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease Naturally

By Dr. Lydia The devastating effects of Alzheimer’s disease impacts one in eleven Canadians, with numbers expected to rise by 50% within the next generation....

How to Live a Holistic Health Conscious Lifestyle? (Part#3)

BY: KHADIJAH LATICIA By now your thirst should be quenched with some refreshing H2O, so let’s get moving. We need to rejuvenate our bodies daily...

Community News

LET’S GET DOWN TO BUSINESS – Preparations for 2018 Business Social Underway

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO New year, new goals? As with every new year that rolls around, many of us spend time reflecting on another year gone,...

TIFF Celebrates 100 Years of Black Film with Jamaican Classic ‘The Harder They Come’

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON The 1972 Jamaican Crime Drama film ‘The Harder They Come’ written, directed and produced by Perry Henzell was screened recently as part...

2017: Year in Review

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  2017 is one of those years that will forever be etched in our memories for reasons and events that brought forth states...

African Aid Project Raises Awareness for Children in Poverty

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO It’s the most wonderful time of the year, a time of giving, of hope, happiness, and miracles. However, amongst all of the...

Take Your Education & Leadership Skills International! – Applications Open for Young Leaders...

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO The volunteer work we partake in during our time at school prepares us for a future on our chosen career path. The...