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HEALTH NOTES

Teenfocus will sponsor a girls' summit for ages 12-17 at 9 a.m. Saturday in the D'Youville College Center, 320 Porter Ave. The summit, titled "Don't Give it Away," will provide a fun-filled day of activities focused on empowering the self-image of adolescent girls. The event is the first of a four-part series. For more information or to register, call 884-3256, Ext. 224. Space is limited.

The Community Cancer Resource Center at Roswell Park Cancer Institute is hosting a Cancer Care, Inc. teleconference, "Developments in the Treatment of Low (Follicular) and Intermediate Grade Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma," at 1 p.m. Friday in the hospital. Pre-registration is required. Call (877) 275-7724.

Yoga lessons will be offered by the Buffalo Olmsted Parks Conservancy at 9:30 a.m. for the next six Saturdays in the lawn courts by Parkside Lodge in Delaware Park (directly across from Florence Avenue on Parkside Avenue). Pre-registration is required; classes are limited to 20 participants. Call 838-1249, Ext. 15. Cost is $8 to $10 per class.

Becoming a better medical advocate for you and your family will be the topic of a 3 p.m. lecture today in Alterra Wynwood, 2971 Delaware Ave., Kenmore. Guest speaker Monica Charish will discuss patients' rights and responsibilities, give advice and answer questions for health-care providers. Call 874-3200 for reservations. Free.

A stress workshop sponsored by Magnano Family Chiropractic will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday in St. Joseph's Hospital. The free community workshop will discuss how to prevent and eliminate the harmful effects of stress. Pre-register at 634-4403; seating is limited.

Support group meetings, with telephone numbers to call for information, include rheumatoid arthritis, 11 a.m. Wednesday in the Arthritis Foundation, 462 Evans St., Williamsville. Call 626-0333 . . . ovarian cancer, 7 p.m. today in the meeting room above Ames Department Store, Southgate Plaza. Call 675-8088 . . . aphasia, 1:30 p.m. every Thursday in July in the Buffalo Hearing and Speech Center, 50 E. North St. Call 885-8318. . . . family members with people with aphasia or head trauma, 7:30 p.m. Thursday in the Speech-Language and Hearing Clinic, University at Buffalo's South Campus. Call 829-2797, Ext. 509 . . . prostate cancer, 7 p.m. next Tuesday in VA Medical Center, 3495 Bailey Ave., Room 1109C. Call 674-5483.