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Pregnancy surrogate Christine Berkeley (44), husband Steven (50), and daughters Chelsey (20 at right), Emily (14) and son Nikolas (8) pose for photos...
Aug 28, 2016 | Add Comment | Mississauga News

Made in Canada: A surrogate's supporting cast

Robert Cribb

Behind many a Canadian surrogate mother is a cast of characters playing a vital part in helping her...

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News | Aug 26, 2016
Ian Muggridge Ride for Karen

Rosedale cyclist Ian Muggridge participates in 200-kilometre Ride for Karen after losing wife to cancer

Having lost his wife to cancer, Rosedale area resident Ian Muggridge knows full well the devastating impact the disease can...

City Centre Mirror | by Justin Skinner
News | Aug 15, 2016

Etobicoke Services for Seniors launching free 12-week exercise class

Etobicoke Services for Seniors (ESS) is set to launch a free 12-week exercise class aimed at improving participants’...

Etobicoke Guardian
News | Aug 10, 2016

North Hospitals receive provincial funding for repairs and upgrades

Three North York hospitals will receive funding from the provincial government for repairs and upgrades. Baycrest Health...

North York Mirror
News | Aug 09, 2016

Humber River Hospital awarded $740,000 provincial ‘HIRF’ grant for repairs and upgrades

Humber River Hospital will receive more than $700,000 from the provincial government for repairs and upgrades. “Ontario...

North York Mirror
News | Aug 08, 2016

North York General Hospital gets $1.9 million provincial ‘HIRF’ grant for facility upgrades

North York General Hospital (NYGH) will receive more than $1.9 million from the provincial government to keep the site in a...

North York Mirror
News | Aug 05, 2016

Baycrest researchers learn how older people compensate for hearing loss by plugging into other parts of the brain

Baycrest researchers have identified part of the brain that compensates for hearing loss in older adults, and are now...

North York Mirror
Jul 26, 2016

Danforth to join Yonge and Bloor streets for Open Street Toronto’s third year of car-free Sundays

Open Streets TO is gearing up for a third year of car-free days downtown, and the popular event promises to be bigger and...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Jul 22, 2016

Get healthy food options at mobile food market open every Friday in front of Toronto General Hospital

A new partnership between the University Health Network (UHN), Toronto Public Health and FoodShare aims to help bridge the...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Jul 19, 2016

Toronto resident Rick McGraw climbing Mount Kilimanjaro to help purchase laser surgery machine for SickKids

Given that he only got into hiking a few years ago, 72-year-old Rick McGraw’s upcoming adventure is a tall order – but one...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Jul 19, 2016

Kids with and without disabilities both enjoy Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital’s Spiral Garden summer program

Zach Rayment bangs his hands on the drum, keeping rhythm with the melodic chanting and guitar strumming. Moments later,...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
Jul 19, 2016

New program at Michael Garron Hospital making kids smile

An innovative new program at Michael Garron Hospital (MGH) is putting smiles on the faces of kids in the community. The...

East York Mirror | Add Comment | by Tara Hatherly
Jul 11, 2016

Vote for top five Brain Project exhibits at venues across Toronto in support of Baycrest Health Sciences

A downtown open air public art exhibition this summer focusing on the brain is hoping to raise $1.5 million for Baycrest...

York Guardian | Add Comment
Jul 05, 2016

Riverside BIA Walks series showcasing health and wellness services and shops

As part of its 2016 Riverside Walks series, the Riverside Business Improvement Area (BIA) is hosting a free tour showcasing...

Beach Mirror | Add Comment
Jun 30, 2016

Sunnybrook welcomes youth visitors with 12 new Smilezones

Colourful animal and nature-themed murals hang on brightly painted walls, coupled with iPad stations and comfortable seating...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
Jun 29, 2016

Toronto’s Emily’s House hospice for children receives provincial funding boost

Emily’s House, the only residential hospice for children in Toronto, has received a funding increase of $134,000 from the...

Beach Mirror | Add Comment
Jun 28, 2016

Etobicoke General Hospital breaks ground on future four-storey patient tower

Etobicoke General Hospital officially broke ground Tuesday on its future four-storey patient tower. Ontario Health...

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