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

By Dr. Matthew Weekes September 11th, 2013 Edition Parents get alarmed when they start to notice that their toddlers are developing crowded teeth. The front teeth...

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: 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: Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Pain

By Dr. Matthew Weekes July 31st, 2013 Edition The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) functions like a hinge between the upper stationary jaw and the movable lower jaw....

HEALTH: Nutrition and dental health

By Dr. Matthew Weekes July 17th, 2013 Edition It is important to pay attention to good nutrition early in life. This is especially true for mothers...

HEALTH: Crown and Bridges

By Dr. Matthew Weekes July 3rd, 2013 Edition A crown commonly called a cap is a dental restoration that is placed over a tooth that is...

HEALTH: Balanced Occlusion – A Key to Good Oral Health

By Dr. Matthew Weekes June 19, 2013 Edition Dental occlusion is defined as the contact be- tween teeth. It is the relationship between upper and lower...

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....