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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

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – February 10th

2/13/2019
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Ground-breaking Canadian research is radically changing the way we think of vascular disease. For the first time ever, the connections between heart conditions, stroke and cognitive decline have been mapped, proving they’re more deeply connected than researchers knew. The Heart Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – February 10th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:55

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – February 3rd

2/5/2019
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Six months into the job, Canada’s new minister for seniors has crisscrossed the country on a listening tour. Libby caught up with Minister Filomena Tassi to hear what older Canadians are saying as her government prepares to deliver its final Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – February 3rd appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:18:15

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – January 27th

2/5/2019
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Be honest, have you ever lied to your doctor? It turns out a disturbing number of patients are not forthcoming with their physicians. Many say they just don’t want to be judged or lectured, and some doctors say this disturbing new Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – January 27th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:14

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – January 20th

1/22/2019
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Canada’s new food guide hasn’t been made public yet but already it is getting kudos for abandoning beef and dairy as separate categories in favour of “protein foods.” The document was first published in the ’40’s and last updated in Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – January 20th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:19:20

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – January 13th

1/13/2019
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Death is often a taboo subject but NOT for an Ottawa-based Doctor who talks openly about it with his patients. His new computer algorithm can predict the end of life in years, months and even weeks. Libby talks to Dr. Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – January 13th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:45

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – January 6th, 2019

1/8/2019
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We’ve all heard about “Dry January” where people swear off alcohol for a month after the holidays. But this year, the big health trend for the month is: Veganuary. Libby talks to author, entrepreneur, and nutritional consultant Rose Reisman to Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – January 6th, 2019 appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:24

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – December 30th

1/2/2019
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Bob Komsic fills in for Libby Znaimer. The discussion continues this week with the second part of our year-end political wrap with our panel of experts. We look back at the highlights and lowlights of federal politics and what’s ahead, Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – December 30th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – December 23rd

1/2/2019
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One of the big news stories of the year was Doug Ford’s majority win in the provincial election. Six months in, is the honeymoon over for this new Progressive Conservative Government? We’ve assembled a panel of expert political pundits to Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – December 23rd appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – December 16th

1/2/2019
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With escalating diplomatic tension between Canada and China this week, and the recent frosty trade talks with the US, we focus on an international relationship that’s flourishing. Libby recently spent time in Israel to learn more about this burgeoning partnership Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – December 16th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – December 9th

1/2/2019
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Christine Ross fills in for Libby Znaimer. The face of hunger is changing in this province. Seniors are twice as likely to use a food bank regularly compared with other visitors. Libby talks to Michael Maidmont, CEO of the Ottawa Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – December 9th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – December 2nd

12/10/2018
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A new investigation has revealed shocking health news. Many Canadians suffered debilitating injury and even death from faulty medical devices like breast implants, and hip replacements. But the report also found the faulty devices used in this country, were pulled Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – December 2nd appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:21:03

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – November 25th

12/10/2018
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Refrain from romaine!!! That’s the advice from health experts as some Canadian grocery stores pull the leafy lettuce from shelves after a warning about potential E. coli contamination. But there’s been no official recall. Libby speaks with food safety expert, Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – November 25th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:21:08

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – November 18th

11/20/2018
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Former Ontario PC leader Patrick Brown has come out swinging in his new tell-all memoir that contains some blockbuster allegations about sitting provincial politicians and more. Libby speaks with Brown, who is now the mayor of Brampton..the day before the Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – November 18th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:41

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – November 11th

11/11/2018
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Christine Ross fills in for Libby Znaimer. It’s Remembrance Day and this year is extra special. It marks the 100th anniversary of the end of world war one. 94 year old Canadian veteran Richard Rohmer spoke at the ceremony at Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – November 11th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:02

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – November 4th

11/6/2018
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Holocaust Education Week began just days after the horrific massacre at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh. 11 people were murdered and 6 were wounded by a gunman shouting anti-Semitic slurs. Can this become a teachable moment? Libby talks Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – November 4th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:40

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 28th

10/30/2018
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This month marks the 100th anniversary of the great influenza pandemic of 1918 and it was at its worst this very week. The flu pandemic is often considered the deadliest event in human history killing between 50 and 100 million Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 28th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:52

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 21st

10/23/2018
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Recently we heard about gender bias with heart health…and worse outcomes for women than men with heart failure. Now, there’s evidence the same is true for strokes. But doctors don’t know all the reasons behind the gender bias. This past Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 21st appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:49

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 14th

10/14/2018
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The largest advocacy group for Zoomers is putting a “face” to the issues impacting older Canadians. This week, CARP launched its 5-point national strategy called FACES in advance of next year’s federal election. And – Recreational marijuana becomes legal in Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 14th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration:00:20:56

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