• 23 MAY 14
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    P3 Health – Open House

    The future of healthcare is here – care that is Personalized, Participatory and Preventive! Please join us for the new P3 Health clinic open house on June 19th 2014 from 4 – 8 pm. We are excited to show you what makes our clinic unique, and why you will want to become a P3 member.

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    • 23 MAY 14
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    MBSR at P3

    Are you too busy and too distressed to find the time to de-stress? P3 Health is pleased to offer a condensed MBSR (Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction) course – the first of its kind in Toronto. Based on Dr. Jon Kabat-Zinn’s program and his book “Full Catastrophe Living”, MBSR is now a standardized, evidence-based 8 week

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    • 10 MAY 14
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    THE AGING BRAIN, PART 3

    Alzheimer’s and our DNA: How genomics testing can act as an early warning system In 2009, geneticist Dr. Elizabeth Blackburn won the Nobel Prize in Medicine for discovering telomeres and telomerase. Teleomeres, as Dr. Blackburn describes them “are the protective caps at the ends of chromosomes inside the nuclei of cells. Chromosomes carry the genetic

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    • 05 MAY 14
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    THE AGING BRAIN, PART 2

    Diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease: Understanding the sticky connection In the 1950s, two molecular biologists, James Watson and Francis Crick, took a huge step forward in helping us understand the structure of DNA, the genetic material passed on from parents to children that’s used as a blueprint for our bodies to develop and function. Back then,

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