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Smilezone
Bachly Construction CEO Scott Bachly (left) and recording artist Tom Cochrane help open the new Smilezone at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.June...
Jun 30, 2016 | Add Comment | City Centre Mirror

Sunnybrook welcomes youth visitors with 12 new Smilezones

Fannie Sunshine

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

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News | Jun 29, 2016
Emily’s House

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
News | Jun 28, 2016
EGH plans

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...

Etobicoke Guardian
News | Jun 24, 2016

Etobicoke MPP Yvan Baker promises more spending on community care by Ontario government

Ninety-year-old Fred Otte has two private caregivers, as well as two Community Care Access Centre workers, to help him...

Etobicoke Guardian | by Tamara Shephard
Health | Jun 21, 2016
Injection

Proposed safe injection site in Queen West Central gets positive feedback at meeting

If the public’s opinion is taken into account – and by all indications it will be – the Queen West Central Toronto Community...

Parkdale Villager | by Justin Skinner
News | Jun 20, 2016
Beach Day

Heat Warning extended for Toronto; thunderstorms expected late afternoon

An Extended Heat Warning has been issued Monday, June 20 for Toronto. Dr. David McKeown, Toronto’s medical officer of...

York Guardian
News | Jun 15, 2016
Multi-sensory room

Marnie’s Studio, an arts-based room at SickKids Hospital offers patients a chance to relax and enjoy

The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) is well-known for its top-notch pediatric care, but another key part of its role...

City Centre Mirror | by Justin Skinner
Jun 14, 2016

Meet Toronto Maple Leaf’s Peter Holland and Montreal Canadiens PK Subban at All-Star Gala for SickKids

The NHL season may be over, but hockey fans can still get up close and personal with some of the sport’s stars while raising...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Jun 10, 2016

Nicola’s Kids Triathlon raises money to support bone marrow failure and myelodysplasia research at SickKids

The 7th annual Nicola’s Kids Triathlon in support of The Hospital for Sick Children will be held at Bayview Glen School, 275...

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Jun 08, 2016

North York General Hospital’s breast cancer program receives full accreditation from the NAPBC

In a Canadian hospital first, North York General Hospital’s (NYGH) breast cancer program has been fully accredited by the...

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Jun 08, 2016

Scarborough MP Arnold Chan and NDP’s Murray Rankin to discuss medical assistance in dying

A Liberal MP from Scarborough and a New Democrat MP from Victora, B.C., are hosting a non-partisan event to look at medical...

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Jun 08, 2016

Learn about bone health at Community Centre 55 presentation

A presentation about osteoporosis titled Speaking of Bones is set to take place on Monday, June 13 in the Upper Beach....

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Jun 03, 2016

Gutsy Walk for Crohn’s and Colitis hopes to raise $720,000

The 21st annual Gutsy Walk for Crohn’s and Colitis will take place Sunday, June 5 at Sunnybrook Park. Registration will...

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Jun 01, 2016

Sunnybrook hospital to build a state-of-the-art prostate cancer centre

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is building a state-of-the-art prostate cancer centre to treat the most common cancer...

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May 27, 2016

LAMP Community Health Centre is set to host this year’s Awards of Merit

LAMP Community Health Centre hosts its 17th annual Awards of Merit June 7. The awards ceremony honours more than a dozen...

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May 26, 2016

Fresh fruit, vegetables are now available at three stations thanks to Toronto Public Health, TTC and Foodshare

When you think of subway stations, fresh food markets don’t typically come to mind. But for rush-hour commuters at three...

Parkdale Villager | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
May 26, 2016

Zombies ready to roll in Scarborough for Rouge Valley Health System Centenary bed race

The 2016 Rouge Valley Centenary bed race is ready to roll, zombies and all. This year’s race theme, The Walking Bed,...

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