Join us for YCN's Show Me How Series invites you to learn Taekwondo with Jubilee Arts star Jasmin Alhaj! No equipment required! Presented by AKYSB UK.
The latest Healthy Bytes Podcast discusses cancer support and the impact Covid-19 has had on cancer services.
This 30-minute class is aimed at any level and all ages, designed to sculpt lean muscle, strengthen the core, increase endurance, and kick-start the metabolism.
This session addresses the grieving process and provides understanding pertaining to complicated grief and related challenges. It also provides strategies for coping with the loss of a loved one, as well as tips for supporting bereaved individuals.
There were eight Pakistanis among the world’s top 100 nurses and midwives, five faculty members, and three alumni from Aga Khan University’s School of Nursing and Midwifery, Pakistan. Meet them all in today's program of the spotlight.
In a discussion with Dr. Aziz Sonawalla, a renowned neurologist, we talked about immobility, its causes, and how to overcome them, specifically during the time of this pandemic. With a little care and determination, seniors in our household can improve their quality of life.
Join our health expert, Dr. Mohamud A. Verjee for a very informative and insightful webinar about COVID-19.
Looking at each individual family member’s physical and psychological well-being as well as the quality of relationships between each family member is important in understanding how to promote happiness within a family unit.
Join this candid conversation about heart and brain health across a woman’s lifespan. Dr. Shahin Jaffer (Internal Medicine Specialist and Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of British Columbia) and Dr. Thais Coutinho (Chief of the Division of Cardiac Prevention and Rehabilitation, as well as Chair of the Canadian Women's Heart Health Centre at the Ottawa Heart Institute) come together in this informative webinar to discuss heart health.
During this COVID outbreak, being in an older age demographic and having chronic health conditions are criteria for “high-risk” vulnerability to the virus. This can compound the stress many older adults already feel during this age. Dr. Habiba Thawar walks us through ways to live in times of covid and maintaining a healthy lifestyle for the elderly. This is an interesting session for the elderly and the families.
Advances in artificial intelligence (AI), which is simply intelligence demonstrated by machines, are transforming society - from retail (Amazon) to transportation (self-driving cars) to hospitality (Airbnb). Healthcare, which can be considered amongst the most data-rich sectors, is expected to be impacted by data, virtual care, and AI in the coming decades. This webinar reviews the concept of AI, its applications to healthcare, and its implications for clinicians and healthcare administrators in the future.
During this unprecedented time of COVID-19, join Cancer Warrior Munira Premji as she moderates an informative and highly educational discussion on the threat of influenza and the importance and accessibility of the influenza vaccine, especially this flu season, with Infectious Disease physician Dr. Sunil Varghese and pharmacist Dr. Anisha Lakhani.
Falls are the leading cause of injury-related hospitalizations among older adults in Canada. Join Alwaeza Dr. Ashnoor Nagji, a family physician, and Neemira Abdulla, a physiotherapist, in a discussion moderated by occupational therapist Aliya Satani. They will share information and preventative measures to keep you and your loved ones safe from falls. This will include a simple balance and strengthening exercises.
Tune in to this Chat Over Chai session by the Women's Activities Portfolio, Tanzania as they discuss the female body and its transition from menstruation and birth control to perimenopause and menopause. Hear Femina Jamal represent all of our questions and get expert advice from Dr. Jane K. Muzo from the Aga Khan Hospital, Dar es Salaam on how women can understand and adapt to these physical changes and live a healthier life.
Learn strategies to help you cope better during the current unprecedented challenging times and motivate yourself with a positive mindset.
Join this discussion on the reduction of illness through vaccination, screening, and early detection, as well as nutrition and exercise. Our panelists for this informative session will be Nafisa Merali (Pharmacist/Diabetes Educator and Board-Certified Geriatric Pharmacist) and Dr. Salma Kassam (Family Physician). The session will be moderated by Munira Premji (Health Advocate, Human Resources Practitioner, and Cancer Warrior).
A webinar for all Community Members aged 29 years and above to learn how healthy eating leads to better daily productivity and overall good health.
Listen to an inspirational and heartfelt 'story on the rooftop' session with Jamila Damani. ⁠She talks about what stammering is, some of the myths and challenges, the tools and lessons she has learned on her journey.⁠⁠
The epidemic of NCDs poses devastating health consequences for individuals, families, and communities, and threatens to overwhelm health systems. The socioeconomic costs associated with NCDs make the prevention and control of these diseases a major development imperative for the 21st century.
Alykhan Kassam shares his personal insights into the trials and tribulations of a decade long rollercoaster with Multiple Sclerosis, including an intense stem cell transplant. A key aim of this session explored personal coping mechanisms and how he increased his capacity to be comfortable with the discomforts and challenges of life.

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