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Canada Bloom celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, and Metroland Media Toronto and Canada...

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News | Feb 04, 2016

Residential neighbourhood proposed for Humber River Hospital-Keele Street site

A community consultation is coming up to discuss an application for a residential development at the site of the former...

North York Mirror
News | Jan 19, 2016
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Hospital visitors deserve parking rate break, says Toronto patient advocate

Hospital parking fees “break the bank” and are a barrier to the care visiting loved ones can provide, a Toronto patient...

City Centre Mirror | by Mike Adler
News | Jan 14, 2016
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Scotiabank Pro-Am for Alzheimer’s hockey game raises funds for Baycrest Health Sciences

Hockey players of all skill levels will share ice time with NHL alumni this spring to raise funds to support Alzheimer’s...

North York Mirror | by Fannie Sunshine
News | Jan 08, 2016

North York-based agency Lumacare receives funding to help keep 130 additional seniors independent in their home

Lumacare, a North York-based agency that serves seniors in the home and community, can now serve an additional 130 at-risk...

North York Mirror
News | Jan 05, 2016
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Know your rights when signing up for a gym membership or fitness class

With 2016 just days old, many people will use this time to make resolutions for the new year, which might include joining a...

Beach Mirror
News | Jan 05, 2016

City of Toronto cancels its extreme cold weather alert

The extreme cold that has gripped the city since Sunday, Jan. 3 has ended. Dr. David McKeown, Toronto’s medical officer...

Beach Mirror
Dec 24, 2015

Rebranded Baycrest Health Sciences program aims to prolong independence

Reuben and Sharyn Cipin were looking to improve mobility when they enrolled in Baycrest Health Sciences’ Wellness Path...

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
Dec 22, 2015

Health app aims to reduce stress for people with autism and intellectual disabilities

York University and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) have partnered to help those with autism and...

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
Dec 09, 2015

Toronto’s Young Carers Program supports children who help care for a family member

A fundraising campaign by Hospice Toronto will hopefully allow more kids living challenging home lives enjoy their...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Oct 22, 2015

Maddie’s Healing Garden to augment North York General Hospital’s new child and adolescent mental health services site

Madeline Grace German Coulter was an outgoing, social, caring and loving 14-year-old who loved the outdoors and summer camp....

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
Oct 22, 2015

North York General Hospital doctor gets Minister’s Medal

A North York General Hospital (NYGH) doctor has been awarded the 2015 Minister’s Medal for his work in developing the...

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
Oct 21, 2015

Seniors’ Health Centre marks 30 years of growth in North York

Gloria Dodd was working as a health care aide in 1985 when she heard North York General Hospital (NYGH) was hiring for a new...

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
Oct 15, 2015

Nancy Hawley remembered as fighter for social services

Toronto has lost one of its most passionate and devoted city-builders with the death of long-time Leslieville resident Nancy...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment | by Joanna Lavoie
Oct 14, 2015

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is Canada’s first hospital-based Breastfeeding Centre of Excellence

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is now home to Canada’s first hospital-based Breastfeeding Centre of Excellence. The...

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Oct 09, 2015

No appointment needed for breast screening on Oct. 21

Cancer Care Ontario is asking all women aged 50 to 54 to get a free mammogram, without appointment, at a participating...

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Oct 05, 2015

Humber River officially opened as first fully digital hospital

The new Humber River Hospital (HRH) celebrated its impending opening with a ribbon cutting Thursday, Oct. 1. Premier...

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