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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

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...

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....

Caregivers Are an Important Part of Our Healthcare System

BY ALLISON BROWN If you care for someone you are called an informal caregiver. Those who get paid for caregiving as a result of working...

Canada’s Health Accord

BY ALLISON BROWN I continue to be grateful for the opportunity to share my thoughts about healthcare with the many readers of the Toronto Caribbean...

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...