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TORONTO, ON, October 22, 2013 — The flu vaccine may not only ward off serious complications from influenza, it may also reduce the risk of heart attack or stroke by more than 50 per cent among those who have had a heart attack, according to new research led by Dr. Jacob Udell, a cardiologist at Women’s College Hospital and clinician-scientist at the University of Toronto. What’s more, the vaccine’s heart protective effects may be even greater among those who receive a more potent vaccine. Read More »
Come out to Centreville Amusement Park for Beasley Bear’s Teddy Bear Picnic, in support of the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre!
Kids may bring their favourite stuffy for a healthy heart check up, meet Beasley Bear and Franklin the Turtle, enjoy face painting and balloon twisting, and create a picture of their favourite farm friend at the Far Enough Farm colouring station. There will be music, live performances, animal visits from Far Enough Farm and MORE!
Please visit www.centreisland.ca for more information.