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Icon of the event Aging and Immunity
Mon Mar 07, 2016 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

The immune system is a vital component of our body that helps us to fight against infectious diseases such as the common cold. As we get older, this defense mechanism undergoes a number of changes that impairs its ability to ...

Icon of the event Memory and Dementia Workshop
Tue Mar 08, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Burrows Hall

A Geriatric Mental Health Services professional will explore the nature of Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Underlying causes and prevention strategies will be discussed....

Icon of the event Diabetes Prevention
Tue Mar 01, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Beaches

The number of people with diabetes is growing. More than two million Canadians have the disease, yet a third of them do not even know anything about it. Join a representative from Toronto Public Health for a presentation abou...

Icon of the event Diabetes Self-Management Program in Mandarin
9:00 am - 12:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Learn about diabetes and how to cope with the disease. In Mandarin. Six sessions....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 03
Tue May 10
Tue May 17
Tue May 24
Tue May 31
Icon of the event Senior Drivers and the Licence Renewal Process
Mon Feb 29, 2016 | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Agincourt

Staying safe on the road and staying knowledgeable of key information is crucial for older drivers. This free presentation will be held by the Ministry of Transportation (MTO) and will enable attendants to learn the following...

Icon of the event Healthy Eating for Teens
Mon Mar 07, 2016 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Agincourt

Learn ways to cut down on a grocery bills, create your own money saving strategies, and take home sample homemade goods....

Icon of the event Mental Wellness: Stress and Coping
Mon Mar 21, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Beaches

High levels of stress can lead to serious conditions like heart disease, diabetes and mental illness. Join a representative from Toronto Public Health for a presentation outlining signs and symptoms of stress, the impact of s...

Icon of the event Alzheimer's Disease and Parkinson's Disease: Where Does Treatment Stand?
Tue Apr 12, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Mimico Centennial

Alzheimer's Disease and Parkinson's Disease: Where Does Treatment Stand and Where Are We Going? This presentation will focus on the disease mechanisms, symptoms, and current treatment strategies for Alzheimer's and Parkinson'...

Icon of the event Calm Baby - Infant Massage
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Mimico Centennial

Would you like to learn more about: Helping your baby to sleep better? Relieving pain and discomfort for your baby? Alleviating stress and building family bonds? Then join us on a journey of relaxation and calm as you and you...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Feb 09
Tue Feb 16
Tue Feb 23