Dale Goldhawk on Radio and Television
Evelyn Burns-Weinrib is a retired teacher who has battled depression for most of her life, surviving a suicide attempt when she was 78. Now she is a busy volunteer at Baycrest, helping other seniors fight depression. Here’s a link to … Continue reading
OPP Sgt. Dave Woodford spends his last day on the job at Zoomer Radio, where he has been answering questions and handing out advice on traffic safety for the past 6 years.
Our resident veterinarian, Dr. Ted Morris, talks about hyperthyroid disease in cats.
Health Minister Deb Matthews reacts to news reports that doctors are prescribing inappropriate anti-psychotic drugs for Alzheimer’s Disease patients.
Donna Cansfield, Liberal MPP for Etobicoke Centre, shares the results of her investigation that shows dementia sufferers in care homes are being given powerful anti-psychotic drugs not recommended for the treatment of dementia—powerful drugs that can kill the patient.
Neil Shalapata, from the Canada Revenue Agency, brings us up to date on the Heartbleed bug and offers some advice for Zoomers filing their income tax returns. Here is the CRA inquiry line: 1 800 959 8281.
Michael MacMillan, co-author of “TRAGEDY IN THE COMMONS: Former Members of Parliament Speak Out about Canada’s Failing Democracy” talks about the sad state of democracy as described by 80 retired and defeated MP’s.
Sheila Cary-Meagher, Toronto District School Board trustee for Beaches-East York, discusses the issues involved with police checks for all volunteers at Toronto schools.
Dr. Rosa Braga-Mele, Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Toronto and our GFB ophthalmologist, discusses the various symptoms and treatments for red and bloodshot eyes.
Dr. Hartley Miltchin, our resident podiatrist, offers advice on foot care, including bone spurs, foot fungus and toenails.