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Join host Libby Znaimer as she brings you the latest Zoomer Headlines from around the world and shines a spotlight on the key issues affecting you. You’ll also get the freshest perspective from CARP and Zoomer Media experts on health, wellness and living the good life!

Join host Libby Znaimer as she brings you the latest Zoomer Headlines from around the world and shines a spotlight on the key issues affecting you. You’ll also get the freshest perspective from CARP and Zoomer Media experts on health, wellness and living the good life!
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Toronto, ON

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Join host Libby Znaimer as she brings you the latest Zoomer Headlines from around the world and shines a spotlight on the key issues affecting you. You’ll also get the freshest perspective from CARP and Zoomer Media experts on health, wellness and living the good life!

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English

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AM 740 550 Queen Street East, Suite 205 Toronto, Ontario M5A 1V2 (416) 360-0740


Episodes

RELIGION + HELMETS + MOTORCYCLES OCT. 11 2018

10/11/2018
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A Canada Safety Council spokesperson is calling the new helmet exception for turban-wearing Sikhs disappointing. But Raynald Marchand also says it’s not surprising since Premier Doug Ford had been signalling the move for months. The government also believes individuals have Continue reading → The post RELIGION + HELMETS + MOTORCYCLES OCT. 11 2018 appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:22:37

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 7th

10/11/2018
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A new VisionTV documentary “Follow the Money shows how radical Islamic terror groups are linked with organized crime. It exposes how Jihadists fundraise on the dark web and how they make millions from human trafficking and looted art and antiquities. Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 7th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:21:15

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 30th

10/1/2018
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Bob Komsic fills in for Libby Znaimer. This week, marbles! The popular yet simple toy that many Zoomers grew up with. Can you believe in these times of high tech toys, there’s an American company that still produces a million glass Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 30th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:17:32

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 23rd

9/27/2018
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To mark World Alzheimer’s day, Libby talks to world-renowned neurologist Dr. Howard Chertkow. He has recently arrived in Toronto to become the inaugural director of the Kimel Family Centre for brain health and wellness at Baycrest Health Sciences Centre. And Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 23rd appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:01

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 16th

9/27/2018
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This year marks a century since the end of the First World War. To commemorate the sombre anniversary, there’s a powerful project called The World Remembers, dedicated to the millions of lives lost. Libby talks with the Canadian behind the Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 16th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:21:10

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 9th

9/11/2018
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Canada’s first prime Minister is once again at the forefront of the current conversation. A new Angus reid poll finds most Canadians want his name and his statues to stay in public view. Libby talks with historian Patrice Dutil to Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 9th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:21:05

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 2nd

9/5/2018
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It’s back to school time. Libby talks with Marie Bountrogianni, Dean of Ryerson’s Chang School of Continuing Education about what’s it like for Zoomers hitting the books this fall? And – Shattering the myth about declining health as you age. Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 2nd appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:31

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – August 26th

9/5/2018
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It’s a taboo subject…sex in mid life. But it seems many Zoomers have problems in the bedroom. In fact, 40% of women and 30% of men report ‘not being in the mood’ according to new Canadian research on 40 to Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – August 26th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:41

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – August 20th

9/5/2018
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She was the Queen of Soul, the first woman inducted into the rock and roll hall of fame, and arguably the greatest singer of the 20th century. This week Aretha Franklin passed away at the age of 76. Libby spoke Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – August 20th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:18:32

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – August 5th

8/14/2018
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Christine Ross fills in for Libby Znaimer. With an aging population, Canada is bracing for a wave of new cases of Alzheimer’s and dementia. There’s a groundbreaking program that allows caregivers to feel what it’s like to live with the Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – August 5th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:21:11

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – August 12th

8/14/2018
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Christine Ross fills in for Libby Znaimer. A global aging conference in Toronto this weekend featured experts talking about a number of themes. Christine talks with Dr. John Beard, Director of the Department of Aging at the World Health Organization, Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – August 12th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:18:07

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 22nd

7/26/2018
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The Federal Liberal government has its first ever Minister of Seniors in a newly created portfolio announced in this week’s cabinet shuffle. The Zoomer advocacy group CARP is celebrating the decision. Libby talks to CARP’s VP of Advocacy Wanda Morris. Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 22nd appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:19:21

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 15th

7/17/2018
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We’re headed into another heat wave after the recent one that was responsible for a total of 70 deaths in Quebec and 3 suspected in Ontario. The drastic difference in numbers is because the provinces use different protocols for reporting. Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 15th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:18:50

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 8th

7/10/2018
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Tensions are rising between Canada and the US as the trade war ensues. And it affects all of us. First – your finances! Investment guru Gordon Pape shares his strategy on how to make your portfolio defensive. AND The trade Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 8th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:22

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – June 24th

6/26/2018
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A staggering 72% of Canadian men have unhealthy lifestyles that are bound to catch up to them. The Canadian Men’s Health Foundation is hoping that giving the details about smoking, drinking, diet, sleep and exercise will motivate change. Libby reached Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – June 24th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:05

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – June 17th

6/26/2018
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The suicide rate among Zoomers has increased more than any other age group in the United States. It’s part of an alarming report that came out just days after the suicide deaths of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain. Libby talks Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – June 17th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:26

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – June 9th

6/13/2018
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Managing chronic pain with medical cannabis is becoming the treatment of choice as the opioid crisis grows. And it will be a hot topic at the 2018 edition of Moses Znaimer’s Idea City. Libby talks to Chief Medical Officer of Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – June 9th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:21:28

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – May 27th

5/29/2018
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Christine Ross fills in for Libby Znaimer. Healthcare could decide the Ontario election. Seniors are worried about the future of healthcare and they’re making that message loud and clear in the provincial election campaign. A just-released poll by CARP and Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – May 27th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:25

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – May 20th

5/23/2018
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Two hidden pages from the Diary of Anne frank have been revealed through the use of new technology…and they’re all about sex! Libby talks to Ronald Leopold, the Executive Director of the Anne Frank Museum in Amsterdam. AND – At Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – May 20th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:19:10

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – May 13th

5/16/2018
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Bob Komsic fills in for Libby Znaimer. Today is Mother’s Day. It can trigger sadness for many Zoomers who’ve lost their Moms, with constant reminders of this special day on social media, TV and radio that stir up old memories. Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – May 13th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:19:32