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Melanie Kuntz, 17, left, and Carolyn Robinson play with Moxie the therapy dog at SickKids' Hospital Wednesday, Oct. 22.
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Two more therapy dogs will visit Toronto SickKids patients thanks to PetSmart

Justin Skinner

Patients at the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) have plenty on their minds, but a partnership...

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News | Oct 21, 2014
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Women’s College Hospital redevelopment one step closer to completion

Phase two of the ongoing redevelopment of Women’s College Hospital reached an important milestone with the official topping...

City Centre Mirror | by Justin Skinner
News | Oct 17, 2014

Rob Ford’s health records ‘inappropriately accessed’: Mount Sinai

Two unidentified employees of Mount Sinai Hospital “inappropriately accessed” the health records of Mayor Rob Ford, who is...

City Centre Mirror
News | Oct 14, 2014

New call made for plain tobacco packaging

Plain packaging for tobacco a 'logical next step,' says Canadian Cancer Society

News | Oct 14, 2014
5 Ways to Use Pumpkins

5 Ways to Use Pumpkin

It’s pumpkin time, so head out to your nearest pumpkin patch, pick the best one and use it in one of the following ways:...

Parkdale Villager
News | Oct 10, 2014

CAMH suggests legalizing cannabis

Instead of banning the use of cannabis in Canada, the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) is recommending it be...

Parkdale Villager | by Hilary Caton
News | Oct 09, 2014
Turkey dinner

Thanksgiving turkey recipe: we help you cook a Maple-Bacon Glazed Turkey from Udi’s Gluten Free

Bring on the turkey. Thanksgiving is a time to gather with friends and family and hopefully enjoy a helping – or two or...

Scarborough Mirror
Oct 08, 2014

SickKids confirms positive test for enterovirus

At least one child at the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) has tested positive for enterovirus D68 (EV-D68), a...

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Oct 08, 2014

$2-million donation will help Women’s College Hospital reduce wait times

As the redevelopment of Women’s College Hospital continues, a $2 million donation will help it transition to an ambulatory...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Oct 07, 2014

Ronald McDonald House Family Room at SickKids gives parents a place to relax – and sleep

When parents have a seriously ill child, their own needs often become secondary. Thanks to a partnership with Ronald...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Oct 03, 2014

‘Unlikely’ patient at Toronto’s University Health Network has Ebola, vice-president of public affairs says

Although a patient at University Health Network (UHN) has been isolated and is being tested for the Ebola, a vice-president...

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Oct 02, 2014

7 top blogs at insidetoronto.com for September

It was all about crows and health this month at insidetoronto.com, with a little pets and travel thrown it. The following...

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Sep 30, 2014

Rotary Transition Centre helps homeless served by St. Mike’s ER

After a chillier summer than usual, and with fall temperatures creeping in, St. Michael’s Hospital is turning to the public...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Sep 27, 2014

5 places to get a (inexpensive) student massage in Toronto

A massage is a great way to unwind, loosen up those kinks and ease aches and pains. But massages don’t come cheap. Most...

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Sep 18, 2014

Toronto General helping patients cope with rare IPF lung disease

For years, Barbara Barr’s doctors chalked up her breathing troubles to “sensitive lungs.” When she finally received a proper...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Sep 14, 2014

Interactive technology to help St. James Town residents live healthier lives

A new project featuring interactive technology will help residents in St. James Town monitor their health from a more...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Sep 12, 2014

Metro Central Y hosting free health festival Saturday

The Metro Central YMCA is hosting free yoga, meditation, fitness and nutrition classes on its expansive green roof Saturday,...

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