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Icon of the event At Home Alone
Mon Apr 16, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

5 Easy Steps to Independence...

Icon of the event Cognitive Screening: What is it, Who needs it, and What does it Mean?
Tue Apr 17, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Dr. Linda Mah defines what is meant by "cognitive screening" and reviews guidelines used by physicians to determine if a patient needs to be cognitively screened (or not). She discusses how screening test results are used by ...

Icon of the event Overview of Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias
Thu Apr 05, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Morningside

This presentation allows participants to learn about Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, the impact of changes to the brain, the progression of Alzheimer's disease, strategies to reduce risk factors and how the Alzheimer...

Icon of the event Senior Drivers & The Licence Renewal Process
Wed Apr 04, 2018 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Free presentation for drivers...

Icon of the event Nourish Your Mind, Body and Spirit
Tue Feb 27, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Connect with your inner power and take charge of your well-being. Learn how to transform your lifestyle, increase your motivation, set goals, commit to daily self-care and spirituality routines, create an Action Plan, overcom...

Icon of the event Create a Happier Healthier Home
Tue Jun 05, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: S. Walter Stewart

Our home is where we relax and recharge. Using Colour Psychology, Biophilia, and Aromatherapy, we can optimize re-balancing and well-being. Did you know that our bedroom design can greatly enhance sleep and increase our healt...

Icon of the event At Home Alone
Sat Mar 03, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Morningside

Help prepare your 10-14 year old to stay home alone safely. Parents and children can come to this workshop to develop a personal safety and injury prevention plan that is tailored to meet your family's unique needs....

Icon of the event How to Read your Prescriptions
Wed Mar 07, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Morningside

One step forward towards taking control of your health....

Icon of the event Addiction and Prescriptions Pain Meds among Older People: An Increasing Problem
Tue Feb 27, 2018 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Addiction in many areas of our society is on the decrease. However addiction to prescription pain medication is on an alarming increase, especially among the elderly. Dr. Jim Cullen, Ph.D., RSW will present the latest data re...

Icon of the event Doctor's in Denial - a Reading with author Joel Lexchin
Tue May 22, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Toronto Reference Library

Doctors in Denial examines the relationship between the Canadian medical profession and the pharmaceutical industry, and explains how doctors have become dependents of the drug companies instead of champions of patients' heal...

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