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3 health and wellness events for your weekend in San Antonio

3 health and wellness events for your weekend in San Antonio
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By Hoodline - Published on January 09, 2019.

Interested in health and wellness?

From a dialogue on dementia to fitness classes and healthy bites, there's plenty to do when it comes to holistic activities to enrich your weekend. Read on for a rundown.

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Dialogue on Dementia: 'Ethical Dilemmas in Dementia Diagnosis and Care'

This Friday, join renowned physicians and scientists for a discussion about dementia at the Greehey Children's Cancer Research Institute. The Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s & Neurodegenerative Diseases at UT Health San Antonio is set to release fresh findings on the topic.

When: Friday, Jan. 11, 5-6:30 p.m.
Where: Greehey Children's Cancer Research Institute, 8403 Floyd Curl Drive, Auditorium, Floor 1
Admission: Free
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Youth Mental Health First Aid

Parents, teachers, first responders and other adults assisting young people with mental illness are invited to an eight-hour course this Saturday on youth mental health. The course aims to help adults better understand the signs of mental illness and substance abuse and the best ways to respond and assist.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: The Center for Health Care Services, 6812 Bandera Road, Suite 102
Admission: $25
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Sweat SA Fitness Series

Also this Saturday, San Antonio Magazine brings you Sweat SA, a morning of exercise classes — including yoga, core training, Zumba and more — taught by instructors from around the region.

Also expect health-centric fare and beverages from the likes of The Good Kind, Powerhouse Bakery and Urth Juice Bar, a chance to shop and tips from fitness experts.

When: Saturday, Jan. 12, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Where: La Cantera Resort & Spa, 16641 La Cantera Parkway
Admission: $10
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