April 22, 2022

Healthy snacking for children

By Cherice Bronte-Tinkew R.D. Snacking is a big part of a child’s life. It helps to form friendships at school and it’s the most memorable time […]
February 8, 2022

Diabetes and DEMM

By Petra Bridgemohan Retired public health Optometrist For people living with diabetes, please do not add to pandemic stress of public health systems. With most of  […]
November 17, 2021

Don’t lose sight because of diabetes

By Petra Bridgemohan, Consulting Optometrist The Bible records many stories of Jesus healing the blind. Were they diabetics? As a former public health optometrist, I always […]
November 17, 2021

Nutritional management of Diabetes during the pandemic

With World Diabetes Day held last Sunday, November 14, registered dietician Kimberly Suraj has some timely advice for persons living with diabetes in these pandemic times. […]
August 24, 2021

God also calls us to be holistically healthy

Fr Stephan Alexander is on a health and weight-loss journey. He recently created buzz on social media when he debuted his impressive weight loss transformation after […]
June 30, 2021

Sisters in Health: Sr Alicson walks in the footsteps of Jesus’ healing ministry

Sr Alicson Hudlin SJ loves nursing. Her enthusiasm for helping people has not dimmed through the many decades of service nor the Covid-19 pandemic. She considers […]
March 20, 2020

Your health is in YOUR hands

You’ve got to hand it to some people – a bar of soap. Senior writer Lara Pickford-Gordon writes on why we must maintain hygienic practices, now […]
February 12, 2020

Church keeping close eye on virus

As the deadly COVID-19 (short for Coronavirus disease 2019) spreads around the world, the local Catholic Church is taking cues from the health authorities by encouraging […]