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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The “Skinny” on Eczema

BY: ALLISON BROWN According to WebMD, “The skin is the largest organ of the body, with a total area of about two square meters. The...

The Facts About Menopause

BY: ALLISON BROWN  As people age, whether female or male, there are certain changes that the body goes through to mark the transition into older...

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...

Top Four Benefits and Uses of Shea Butter for Summer Skin Care

BY: KHADIJAH LATICIA Summer is finally here. Although most of us enjoy the longer, sunnier days and the delicious aroma of jerk chicken grilling on...

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....

What is Multiple Sclerosis?

BY: ALLISON BROWN In my last article, I shared information on Lupus. This article is meant to provide you with information about another autoimmune disease;...

What is Lupus?

BY: ALLISON BROWN Just recently, I had a friend disclose to me that she was diagnosed with Lupus at the age of sixteen. She had a...

How to Live a Holistic Health Conscious Lifestyle? (Part#2)

BY: KHADIJAH LATICIA In the last article, I discussed the idea of how we can live a holistic health conscious lifestyle in a toxic world....

How to Live a Holistic Health Conscious Lifestyle? (Part#1)

BY: KHADIJAH LATICIA Let’s face it we are living in an age where our health is being attacked through our air, food, water and products...

What is Epilepsy?

BY: ALLISON BROWN According to the International League Against Epilepsy and the International Bureau for Epilepsy, there are changes in the definition of epilepsy. It...

Community News

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...

A Brand Of African Inspired Print Skirts For All Women And Girls

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  In a society where Eurocentric fashion styles and brands have predominated the mainstream, one fashion designer has taken on the task of...

SmartTerm Essay Competition for Caribbean Schools

BY: LEANNE BENN When it comes to the education systems in many Caribbean islands, there is one factor that may be common in most public...

From Toronto to Dominica with Love

BY: LEANNE BENN Alone we can do so little and together we can do so much. Those are the words of the local Kaisoca ladies...

JN Foundation Launches Disaster Relief Fund

With all of the recent devastation that has swept through the Caribbean, businesses are rallying together to aid in relief efforts to the islands....