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News | Feb 26, 2015

Deli meat recalled over listeria concerns

Lady York Foods in North York is recalling three types of sliced meat due to possible listeria monocytogenes contamination....

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News | Feb 23, 2015

Unionized CCAC employees in North York and Scarborough back on job after strike ends

Nurses working with hospitalized seniors in North York and Scarborough returned to work last week after the province and...

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News | Feb 20, 2015

Downsview Services for Seniors re-branded as Lumacare

After 40 years as Downsview Services for Seniors, the organization has re-branded itself with a new name and vision. The...

North York Mirror | by Fannie Sunshine
News | Feb 19, 2015

ParticipACTION says it’s time to Make Room for Play with new campaign

ParticipACTION asks parents to Make Room for Play. According to a recent survey commissioned by ParticipACTION, 74 per...

Scarborough Mirror
News | Feb 19, 2015
Year of the Sheep

7 things to know about the Year of the Ram

The Chinese Lunar New Year is Feb. 19, ringing in the Year of the Ram, also known as the Year of the Sheep or Goat, the 8th...

Beach Mirror
News | Feb 18, 2015
Centre for Integrative Medicine

Hospital, U of T examine possible uses of alternative medicines

In medicine, there’s always a choice, and sometimes that choice is another form of medicine. Few places in Canada...

North York Mirror | by Mike Adler
Feb 14, 2015

7 aphrodisiacs for Valentine’s Day

With today marking Valentine’s Day, here are some foods – and recipes to use them – to increase desire. 1. Dark chocolate...

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Feb 12, 2015

Residents' work on Supervised Injection Services report

Supervised Injection Services (SISs) are nowhere to be found in Ontario, but that hasn’t stopped a panel of 34 residents...

York Guardian | Add Comment | by Hilary Caton
Feb 09, 2015

Neuroscience talk at Don Mills Library

York University will present a talk on structural disorder in neurological disease Wednesday, Feb. 25 at Don Mills Library,...

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Feb 05, 2015

7 top blogs at for January

1. Animals Needing People blogger Paul Harris’ blog about teaching children that sport hunting is barbaric was back on top...

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Feb 04, 2015

Warm up with beach volleyball at Icewave charity tourney in North York

A three-day volleyball tournament in support of childhood cancer research at the Hospital for Sick Children is hoping to...

North York Mirror | 2 Comments | by Fannie Sunshine
Feb 02, 2015

Four cases of measles reported in Toronto

Toronto Public Health (TPH) is advising the public about four “lab-confirmed” cases of measles in the city. Those infected... | Add Comment
Jan 27, 2015

Brain research gets $56-million provincial boost

The province is providing Ontario’s brain researchers with $56 million, the minister of research and innovation Reza Moridi...

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Jan 27, 2015

Baycrest takes lead of North West Toronto Health Link

Residents living in the city’s north-west who have complex health conditions can now access multiple care providers under...

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
Jan 25, 2015

7 tea facts and tips

Health Canada has declared January as Hot Tea Month. According to Dr. Carol Greenwood, a professor in the department of...

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Jan 22, 2015

7 tips to kick the habit during National Non-Smoking Week Jan. 19 to 25

If you have ever considered quiting smoking, now is the time – it’s National Non-Smoking Week Jan. 19 to 25. For those...

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