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Thursday, June 21, 2018

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 Epilepsy?

BY: ALLISON BROWN According to the International League Against Epilepsy and the International Bureau for Epilepsy, there are changes in the definition of epilepsy. It...

What is Thyroid Disease?

BY: ALLISON BROWN The Canadian Thyroid Association was founded in 1980 by Diana Meltzer Abramsky in Kingston, ON.  Her aim was to help others who...

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...

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...

Community News

QCAAT hosts annual Father’s Day brunch fundraiser

BY: LEANNE BENN Father’s Day is coming up and many of us would like to appreciate the father and father figures we have in our...

Caribbean women empower & inspire each other to live life their way

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Smart, beautiful, strong, and powerful are only some of the attributes used to describe the women filled the room on Saturday, May...

Congress of Black Women of Canada Mississauga and Area Chapter celebrated black excellence in...

BY: ASHELLY SMITH On Sunday, June 10, 2018, Congress of Black Women of Canada Mississauga and Area Chapter awarded nine scholarships in the amount of...

Tis The Season 2018

BY: KATHY McDONALD It’s mind-boggling when you think that we are in the genesis of another graduation season. The provincial elections have come and gone...

Breaking Records

BY: JELANI GRANT With a record number of black candidates running for this year’s Ontario election, the Jamaican Canadian Association invited each of these candidates...