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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 – November 11th

11/15/2017
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This week marked both Remembrance Day and Holocaust Education Week. As we get further away from the two World Wars, the question of how to pass on this history becomes more urgent. Scott Masters, a teacher at Toronto’s Crestwood Preparatory Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – November 11th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:19:55


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – November 5th

11/6/2017
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It sounds like something out of a novel. Controversial writer and broadcaster Tarek Fatah is well known as a passionate secularist who takes on radical Islam. While visiting India, he started hosting a TV show. It became a huge hit, Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – November 5th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:19:34


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast: Andrew Scheer Interview – October 29th

10/30/2017
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It’s become something of a tradition: newly minted federal party leaders coming to speak to the CARP AGM. After all, the older demographic votes in overwhelming numbers. At 38, Conservative Party of Canada leader, Andrew Scheer is the youngest of Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast: Andrew Scheer Interview – October 29th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 22nd

10/24/2017
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One of the NHL’s top players of all time, Ken Dryden takes on a new challenge with the release his book “Game Change: The Life and Death of Steve Montador” by advocating to make Canada’s favourite sport safer and reduce Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 22nd appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 15th

10/20/2017
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Gordon Lightfoot helped define the folk-pop sound of the ‘60s and ‘70s, but he’s not known for being an open book when it comes to talking about his personal life, until now. Libby speaks with Nicholas Jennings, the author of Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 15th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:19:43


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 8th

10/11/2017
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Genetic testing has opened vast new possibilities for curing disease, but it has also raised ethical questions and started to be used as a kind of entertainment with mail-order tests. Libby continues her conversation with health professor Timothy Caulfield on Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 8th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:21:21


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 1st

10/3/2017
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Bob Komsic fills in for Libby Znaimer. The Iconic founder of Playboy, Hugh Hefner has passed away. Suffice it to say, Hugh Hefner changed the way society thought about sex, but, you may be surprised to learn how he influenced Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – October 1st appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:16:45


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 24th

9/26/2017
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He’s famous for taking on the likes of Gwyneth Paltrow, to debunk faddish and sometimes dangerous health trends promoted by celebrity culture. Health law professor Timothy Caulfield is investigating everything from ancient therapies to the latest in plastic surgery in Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 24th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:18:26


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 17th

9/20/2017
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Dr. Vivien Brown, author of A Woman’s Guide to Healthy Aging: 7 Proven Ways to Keep You Vibrant, Happy and Strong joins Libby to share her best tips for healthy aging. Plus – There’s both good and bad news about Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 17th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:20:31


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 10th

9/12/2017
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When a debilitating condition prevented her from playing the complex pieces she is famous for, Canada’s First Lady of Guitar, Liona Boyd, opted to reinvent herself rather than give up music. Now she has a new memoir “No Remedy for Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 10th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:20:38


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 3rd

9/5/2017
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What is happening to the family silver? Prized possessions used to be a precious legacy. Now many younger people are just saying no to what they consider unwanted stuff. Libby talks with the Downsizing Diva, Karen Shinn, about this avalanche Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – September 3rd appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:20:35


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – August 27th

8/29/2017
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Bob Komsic fills in for Libby Znaimer. How can University music students and retirement home residents live a mutually beneficial, harmonious life together? Bob finds out from Heather Gingerich, the designer of an exciting, new program that aims to do Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – August 27th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:17:07


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – August 20th

8/22/2017
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Bob Komsic fills in for Libby Znaimer. The Royal family continues to be a source of fascination and fodder, which is part of the reason why Queen Elizabeth and her newly retired husband, Prince Philip grace the current cover of Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – August 20th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:20:48


Zoomer Week in Review – August 13th

8/15/2017
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Does your waist measure more than half your height? A new study says this measure is more important than what the scale says and they’ve coined a new word to describe it: “overfat.” To find out what it means for Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review – August 13th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:21:44


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – August 6th

8/8/2017
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A recent State Farm survey singling out older drivers as a danger has sparked a storm of criticism. Libby is joined by CARP’s VP Advocacy Wanda Morris to talk about it. And – A recently released 2016 StatsCan census revealed Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – August 6th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:21:08


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 30th

8/1/2017
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Ontario’s College of Nurses has just revoked Elizabeth Wettlaufer’s license even though she is already serving a life sentence for murdering eight patients. But could they have acted sooner to prevent the tragedy? Libby talks to Jane Meadus of the Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 30th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:22:09


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 23rd

7/25/2017
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What does it mean to be Black in the GTA? The answers are in a new landmark survey called the Black Experience Project. Libby talks to the project’s Director of Outreach and Engagement, Marva Wisdom. Plus – Are you trying Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 23rd appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:18:31


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 15th

7/18/2017
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Are you being sent for an ECG heart test as part of your annual physical? A new study says many of these tests are completely unnecessary. Libby gets all the details from the study’s lead author Sacha Bhatia, Director of Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 15th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:17:14


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 9th

7/11/2017
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Bob Komsic fills in for Libby Znaimer. Ontario’s assisted dying law is supposed to improve access for grievously ill patients while easing the moral burden on physicians who object to referring patients for assisted death. But is it working? Dr. Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 9th appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:19:54


Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 2nd

7/5/2017
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Is there a connection between grilling meat on the barbecue and cancer? Dr. Vikki Ho from the Université de Montréal joins Libby to talk about it. And – How much did that Canada Day party you threw set you back? Continue reading → The post Zoomer Week in Review Podcast – July 2nd appeared first on Zoomer Radio AM740.

Duration: 00:19:31

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