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Saturday, November 18, 2017

HEALTH: The Truth about Heartburn

By Dr. Lydia Every year Canadians spend over $650 million dollars controlling the searing pain of heartburn and its more serious counterpart gastro esophageal reflux...

HEALTH: Healthy Hormones-Testosterone

By Dr. Lydia This week I prescribed a prostate supplement to a woman. She was shocked! “Dr. Lydia, this is basic anatomy! Women do not...

HEALTH: The Critical Role Vitamins Play in your Body: Part 1

By Dr. Lydia When I see a patient for the first time I ask them if they are taking any vitamins. Frequently, they are. There...

HEALTH: Shop Smart: How to Buy Supplements

By Dr. Lydia Entering a health food store with hundreds of bottles of supplements can be overwhelming. I observe people daily; eyes glazed over, bottles...

HEALTH: Got Gout?

By Dr. Lydia For thousands of years, gout has been known as a terribly painful arthritis. Classically linked to excess consumption of meat and alcohol,...

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...