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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

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...

Essential Tremor

BY: ALLISON BROWN Recently, a very special family friend asked me if I could write an article about Essential Tremor (ET).  I was quite happy...

What is Health Equity?

BY ALLISON BROWN I recently heard a story about an Aboriginal man who had a heart attack and was taken to a local emergency department....

Protect Your Brain from Dreaded Dementias

BY DR LYDIA THURTON The thought of losing one’s mind is incredibly frightening. For many of us, our identity is in our thoughts. We know...

A Healthcare Experience Abroad

BY ALLISON BROWN On a recent vacation with my family and friends, one of my friends became very ill. Prior to her leaving for the...

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 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;...

How to Begin a Yoga Practice

BY EMILLIE CLOSS Beginning a yoga practice can be intimidating and it can be difficult to know where to start. There are so many varieties...

Toilet Training; A Parent’s Worst Nightmare, Part Three

BY SIMONE SMITH Happy Holidays Toronto Caribbean Family! I hope that the season is not driving you crazy. I am reflective during this time because...

Nutrition and Dental Health

By Dr. Weekes September 24th 2014 Edition It is important to pay attention to good nutrition early in life. This is especially true for women who...

Community News

A Helping Hand to Childhood Education in Jamaica

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON In Jamaica, a central and popular belief is that “education is the key to success” and it all starts at the elementary...

Caribbean Tales International Film Festival 2017

BY: LEANNE BENN This year, the Caribbean Tales International Film Festival celebrated twelve years through the act of diversity and legacy in the city of...

Toronto All Stars Steel Orchestra Brings Home The Gold!

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Steelpan or Steel drums are a musical instrument originating from the Island of Trinidad and Tobago. It is made from large 55-gallon...

A-Supreme Foundation Prepares To Host Gala In Support Of Seniors

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON A-Supreme Foundation, a charitable organization aimed at providing care and support to vulnerable and low-income seniors unable to afford adequate home care,...

Jamaican Diaspora Presents New Crime Prevention Strategies At Conference

BY: JELANI GRANT  On the Canadian Travel Advice and Advisories website, it is recommended that travellers exercise a high degree of caution when travelling to...