Health

Pop up food markets
Councillor James Pasternak (left) and TTC Chairman and Councillor Josh Colle helped officially launch new pop-up food markets called Grab Some Good at...
May 26, 2016 | Add Comment | Parkdale Villager

Fresh fruit, vegetables are now available at three stations thanks to Toronto Public Health, TTC and Foodshare

Fannie Sunshine

When you think of subway stations, fresh food markets don’t typically come to mind. But for...

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News | May 27, 2016

LAMP Community Health Centre is set to host this year’s Awards of Merit

LAMP Community Health Centre hosts its 17th annual Awards of Merit June 7. The awards ceremony honours more than a dozen...

Etobicoke Guardian
News | May 26, 2016
Bed Race

Zombies ready to roll in Scarborough for Rouge Valley Health System Centenary bed race

The 2016 Rouge Valley Centenary bed race is ready to roll, zombies and all. This year’s race theme, The Walking Bed,...

Scarborough Mirror
News | May 19, 2016

New CEO appointed at Humber River Hospital

Humber River Hospital (HRH) has appointed a new president and CEO. Effective Friday, July 1, Barbara Collins will hold...

North York Mirror
News | May 18, 2016

FitSpirit participants gave it a run at Downsview Park

Claudine Labelle knows a thing or two about the importance of physical activity. A former high-level cyclist, Labelle...

Beach Mirror | by Fannie Sunshine
News | May 18, 2016
The Scarborough Hospital-General campus

Centennial College’s iMindful app helps cancer patients at The Scarborough Hospital

A call for “low-cost health-care solutions” at Centennial College produced an app cancer patients at The Scarborough...

Scarborough Mirror
News | May 18, 2016
Brain Project Kim Kardashian

The Brain Project brings together celebrities and artists to benefit Toronto’s Baycrest Health Sciences

A downtown open air public art exhibition this summer focusing on the brain is hoping to raise $1.5 million for Baycrest...

Beach Mirror | by Fannie Sunshine
May 17, 2016

Etobicoke Services for Seniors offers chronic disease self-management program

Learn how to live a healthy life with a chronic condition. Etobicoke Services for Seniors’ Support Services offers a free...

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May 09, 2016

Toronto police search for woman who went missing after leaving Michael Garron Hospital in East York

Toronto Police are searching to find a 41-year-old woman who left Michael Garron Hospital in East York at 8:43 a.m. on...

East York Mirror | Add Comment
May 06, 2016

Charity for disabled children and women in Sri Lanka holds Scarborough fundraiser

The Canadian chapter of a charity supporting disabled children and women in Sri Lanka’s war-torn north hosts a Scarborough...

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May 05, 2016

Help support autism therapy at MOD Club

A concert in support of autism therapy funding will be held at the MOD Club, 722 College St., Saturday, June 4. Ausum...

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May 03, 2016

Earl Haig students create a mural to inspire physical activity at North York General Hospital

As a kid, Vanessa Cassar found great joy in blowing dandelion seeds into the air. “I know it’s a weed, but it symbolizes...

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
Apr 28, 2016

Mark Rochon tasked with planning future of hospitals in Scarborough and Durham

Mark Rochon, the man charged with planning the future of hospitals in Scarborough and Durham over the next year, has “a bio...

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Apr 20, 2016

Mural adds flair to Progress Place, a downtown Toronto ‘clubhouse’ for people battling mental illness

Given how the word “community” sums up the feeling at downtown community centre Progress Place, it’s only fitting the term...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Apr 19, 2016

Comic Vision gala sells out Royal Ontario Museum, second show planned for Palais Royale

The Foundation Fighting Blindness (FFB) is hoping laughter will help provide a cure for the nearly one million Canadians...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Apr 18, 2016

Innovation key to Etobicoke General Hospital emergency department success

Innovation is driving patient satisfaction, health-care delivery and keeping wait times among the shortest in the Greater...

Etobicoke Guardian | Add Comment | by Tamara Shephard
Apr 15, 2016

Benefit gospel concert planned for Elissa Antonio, Toronto woman airlifted home from Trinidadian hospital

Elissa Antonio winces in pain, but smiles at the sight of family and friends at her hospital bedside. The York mother of...

Etobicoke Guardian | Add Comment | by Tamara Shephard

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