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Prof John O’Byrne, Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery at the Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland (RCSI), will speak about what people should do when faced with an athletic injury tomorrow at 7pm in the RCSI, 123 St Stephen’s Green, Dublin. Dr Garry Duffy from the Department of Anatomy, RCSI will speak about Regenerative Medicine at the same event. Admission free but advanced booking essential on rcsi.ie/minimed

March is men’shealth month for the Marie Keating Foundation. The foundation offers free confidential expert advice on male cancers on its interactive website getmentalking.ie

Oscailt Integrative HealthCentre on 8 Pembroke Road, Dublin 4 is holding open days on Friday, 3pm-8pm, and on Saturday, 10am-6pm.

Events include yoga, t’ai chi and pilates classes, mindfulness workshops, and talks on the Alexander Technique. The Happy Pear wholefood café will provide a pop-up café over the two days. Pre-booking recommended on tel: 01 6603872 or info@oscailt.com

Organ Donor AwarenessWeek runs from March 31st to April 7th with countrywide fundraising events for the patient-support services.

Organ donor cards are available from the Irish Kidney Association, pharmacies, GP surgeries and citizen information offices.

See ika.ieor lo-call 1890 543639 or freetext the word DONOR to 50050 or Search Donor Ecard on smart mobile phones.

Happy Healthy Teenagersis a talk on nutrition for young people on Monday next at 7pm in Griffith College, Dublin. It will be given by nutritionist Gosia Desmond. Admission €15. Booking on tel: 01 2353094.

The public talkby Canadian clinical psychologist and family therapist, Duane O’Kane planned for tomorrow at 7.30pm in the Carmelite Community Centre, 56 Aungier St, Dublin has been cancelled.