Apr 10, 2014
By Valerie Massie
11:15 AM ET | Dr. Rosa Braga-Mele
12:15 PM ET | Sheila Cary-Meagher
GUEST – Dr. Rosa Braga-Mele, Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Toronto, GFB Ophthalmologist
TOPIC – Red Eye
INFO – Eye redness is due to swollen or dilated blood vessels, which cause the surface of the eye to look red, or bloodshot. Considerations -There are many possible causes of a red eye or eyes. Some are cause for concern; some are medical emergencies. Others are nothing to worry about. How red the eye appears is often less of a concern than whether you also have eye pain or difficulty seeing.
GUEST – Sheila Cary-Meagher, Toronto District School Board trustee, Beaches / East York, Ward 16
TOPIC – A motion to make criminal checks mandatory for each and every school volunteer, including parents and grandparents.
INFO – A local parent advisory group is concerned proposed changes to school volunteering policies will wipe out countless activities, including pizza lunches, fun fairs and field trips.