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Earl Haig Secondary student Michelle Li adds colour to her mural with four classmates in the stairwell at North York General Hospital Friday.
Nov 18, 2014 | Add Comment | North York Mirror

Mural steps up campaign to take stairs at NYGH

Lisa Queen

While it’s healthier to take the stairs than an elevator, staff, patients and visitors could be...

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News | Nov 19, 2014

Boy rallies classmates to donate to NYGH toy drive

Last year in Grade 2, Jack Carlson and his classmates at Bayview Glen School were allowed to bring in a toy from home to...

North York Mirror | by Lisa Queen
News | Nov 14, 2014

Sunnybrook seminar focuses on diabetes

Learn how to manage your diabetes at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre’s next speaker series seminar. Experts will...

North York Mirror
News | Nov 14, 2014
LivWise Foundation

Concert in memory of Olivia Wise will help support children’s grief program

As North York teenager Olivia Wise became more ill with a brain tumour, a counselor came to her home to listen as she shared...

North York Mirror | by Lisa Queen
News | Nov 13, 2014
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7 ways to bring sunshine and happiness into your life

Now that we’ve turned back the clock, we’re living with even more darkness. Despite the days getting shorter, here...

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News | Nov 13, 2014
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SickKids launches video campaign showcasing patients’ stories

With the giving season coming up, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) is looking to put a human face – or 42 – on the...

City Centre Mirror | by Justin Skinner
News | Nov 12, 2014

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Toronto East General Hospital tweet surgeries

Two Toronto hospitals are giving you the chance to watch surgeries this week. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is...

North York Mirror
Nov 07, 2014

Have a will prepared by a lawyer for $100 with money donated to the Ontario Lung Association

Have your will or power of attorney completed by a lawyer at a discount rate and help support the Ontario Lung Association’s...

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Nov 05, 2014

7 most-read blogs in October

Health – both for yourself and your pets – was top of mind October in blogs at Here are the Top 7...

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Nov 05, 2014

Sunnybrook doctor leads mission to Ukraine

On Thursday, Nov. 6, a Canadian medical team, including members from North York’s Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, will...

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Nov 03, 2014

Top economist is Central LHIN’s new chair

The Central Local Health Integration Network (LHIN), which oversees health care planning for an area stretching from North...

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Oct 24, 2014

HRH admits privacy breach of Ford’s medical records

Humber River Hospital has become the second hospital to acknowledge a breach of Mayor Rob Ford’s medical records....

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Lisa Queen
Oct 17, 2014

Two Holland Bloorview scientists named Canadian research chairs

Two scientists at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital have been appointed Canada Research Chairs by the federal...

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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...

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Oct 16, 2014

$20 million donation will help create brain sciences centre at Sunnybrook

Thanks to a $20 million donation, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre says it is set to revolutionize brain sciences treatment...

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Oct 14, 2014

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:...

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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 | Add Comment | by Hilary Caton

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