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Monday, November 20, 2017

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...

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...

Nursing Found Me

BY: ALLISON BROWN Many years ago, I decided to become a nurse because I liked people and I wanted to help them. So, nursing was...

Mental Health Demystified

BY: KATHY MCDONALD I had the distinct pleasure of meeting a very interesting character in the medical profession. This individual’s accolades are too numerous to...

Our History is Everyone’s History

BY: ALLISON BROWN As we close out another year of Black History month with celebration, reflection, and gratitude I am reminded that Black History is...

My Fat Loss Secrets for Long Term Weight Management

  BY: DR. LYDIA THURTON I’ve helped hundreds of patients lose weight. When I first started, I would get incredibly nervous treating weight loss clients. What...

Accessing Long-term Care in Ontario

BY: ALLISON BROWN Accessing long-term care in Ontario is a comprehensive process. This article will shed light on the process. Once the decision is made to...

The Complexities of Healthcare

BY: ALLISON BROWN There are so many issues related to healthcare that are being discussed now which provides opportunities to make decisions to positively impact...

Fibre Is Your Friend

BY: DR. LYDIA THURTON Let’s talk about an under-appreciated aspect of your diet. Fibre. There’s nothing glamorous about it. It’s defined as the indigestible part...

What Is Wrong With Our Canadian Healthcare System?

BY ALLISON BROWN Canadians have always felt that they have one of the best healthcare systems in the world.  However we are ranked 10th out...

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...