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Thursday, April 26, 2018

How to Live a Holistic Health Conscious Lifestyle? (Part#2)

BY: KHADIJAH LATICIA In the last article, I discussed the idea of how we can live a holistic health conscious lifestyle in a toxic world....

Wondering about Inflammation in your body? Get tested!

BY DR LYDIA THURTON Inflammation, the health industries bad buzz word du jour. Last week we discussed inflammation as the root cause of high cholesterol....

Check your Breasts – Yes Men You Too!

BY MICHELLE SMITH October is Breast Cancer awareness month and it is important for both women and men to practice breast awareness. Understanding what changes...

Selective Mutism

BY: ALLISON BROWN This past week a reader asked me to write about selective mutism.  Each request for a topic allows me to share information...

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...

An Ode to the Suburban Mother

BY DR LYDIA THURTON  I’d like to discuss a beautiful and hard working type of human being – the suburban mother. As the Toronto area...

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...

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...

Get the Facts About Medical Marijuana – Who’s Eligible?

BY MICHELLE SMITH In recent weeks medical Marijuana has been trending as a big discussion, especially with most recent talks by Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne saying...

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...

Community News

Tree of Hope. 16th annual We Believe Gala bringing awareness and hope for change

BY: JELANI GRANT  Throughout the night guests filled out their donation cards and had a ribbon signed with their name displayed on stage. The ribbons...

‘Take d Milk, Nah?’ Shines light on the question of identity

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Who am I? How can I prove to the world who I am? Why do I have to prove my identity to...

Get ready to be FLOOR’D

BY: DELLIA RISMAY Raw energy. Blissful. Unique. These are just some of the words Natasha Powell, the artistic director and choreographer behind FLOOR’D uses to...

Head Girl play tackles difficult issues through comedy

BY: JELANI GRANT Presented by Real Queens Productions, Jamaican playwright Paul O. Beale debuted, The Head Girl, at the Jamaican Canadian Association. Robert Gordon, Kameka...

CACD Rewarded for volunteer excellence at awards ceremony

BY: KRISTINA RAMCHARRAN  In recognition of those using their spare time to create betterment in the community, the Volunteering Service Awards were created. The awards...