Brampton - As part of a $7.2 million donation to Breakfast for Learning announced earlier this year, President's Choice® Children's Charity is awarding $2.6 million to the organization to fund 5,000 programs across Canada for the 2010/2011 school year. These funds will support 2,700 education and research programs and 2,300 nutrition grants that aim to give students access to healthy breakfasts, lunches and snacks.
Brampton - 2010 marks the 20th anniversary of the Parkinson SuperWalk and it’s shaping up to be Parkinson Society Canada’s biggest fundraising event yet! What began as one man’s journey in honour of his grandfather has blossomed into a national event attracting an anticipated 13,000 participants.
Brampton - Four days of complimentary educational lectures and treatment sessions beginning on Monday May 3rd to Thursday May 6th ending with a "Walk for Wellness" in historic downtown Brampton to promote wellness on Sat May 8th starting at 2pm from A Healing Place.
Mississauga - Diana Boyes, Publisher of www.timelesswoman.ca, an online magazine for women over the age of 50, and the founder of Timeless Woman LIVE, is holding an all day conference for Baby Boomer Women.
Toronto - The Appeal for South Asian Donors (ASAD) reports South Asians and other minorities are dramatically underrepresented in the OneMatch Stem Cell and Marrow Network, leaving patients waiting for a stem cell.
Brampton - Yoga myth #1 shattered! Find out why you do not already need to be flexible to reap the many benefits of a regular yoga practice. The muscles may be stretching to their maximum, but what's happening with your bones?
Brampton - Canadian Prostate Cancer Network (CPCN) releases its latest poster for distribution. This new poster emphasizes the importance of teamwork between men having been diagnosed with prostate cancer, their families and health professionals.
Toronto - Lorene Hatelt of Brampton is one of the many Canadians who exemplify thriving after surviving a left-brain aneurysm hemorrhage when she was 9. Read Lorene's story of willpower and determination. The month of May is designated as Stroke Recovery Awareness Month.