Myopia (Nearsightedness) Control In Youth

In the United States, myopia has doubled in the space of 30 years.
A UK study found that nearly 50% of university students were myopic. 
In Taiwan, research shows an increase of almost 65% over the past 50 years.

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Navigating Loss During the Holidays. Some thoughts from Eleanor Silverberg

The holiday season can be rough for those who are going through a significant loss. It can also be hard for those who, even though the loss occurred some time ago, continue to feel the absence of someone who was near and dear to them.

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Richmond Hill Speaker Series - Spring 2020. Tickets on sale now!

The Speaker Series has been created to bring enrichment to Richmond hill, particularly for those who are retired or have flexible schedules. The talks are Thursday mornings, 10 to 12, at the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts, Plaza Suit

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Climate Action: The Holiday Season and Your Carbon Footprint

The holiday season is all about spending time with family, friends and neighbours.   Though it can be stressful, it is something most of us look forward to.

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Do You Still Really Think Old Age is So Bad? ~ Five Myths About Aging

For 99% of human history, the average life expectancy was under 18 years of age. So, it’s not surprising that getting older and living beyond the average life expectancy led to common, quite unattractive assumptions about aging and old age.

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Important changes to Yonge Street in Richmond Hill. An update from vivanext

We’ve been getting ready for the next phase of rapidway construction on Yonge Street in Richmond Hill.

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Richmond Hill's New Windrow Clearing Program.

The City's snow windrow clearing service has been expanded to include all local, residential driveways.

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Climate Action: Reduce Your Carbon Footprint by Changing Your Eating Habits

Food production accounts for almost 25% of the total carbon emissions world-wide, according to the World Resources Institute .  By changing our

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