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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

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...

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...

Get the facts about HIV

BY MICHELLE SMITH World Aids Day is December 1, 2015, but there is a growing concern about the ability to talk about HIV and Aids...

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...

Vegetarian? Make Sure You Do It Right!

BY DR. LYDIA THURTON This week a Mum told me that she wanted her family to eat vegetarian. She wanted to do it properly, ensuring...

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 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....

Mental Health Week – Suicide and Your Children’s Stress – Do You Know the...

BY MICHELLE SMITH  Mental Health Week is May 2nd – 8th 2016. As your advocate, I just wanted to give you a little reminder that...

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...

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....

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...