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Mark Rochon tasked with planning future of hospitals in Scarborough and Durham-image1
Mark Rochon, the man charged with planning the future of hospitals in Scarborough and Durham over the next year.
Apr 28, 2016 | Add Comment | Scarborough Mirror

Mark Rochon tasked with planning future of hospitals in Scarborough and Durham

Mark Rochon, the man charged with planning the future of hospitals in Scarborough and Durham over...

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News | Apr 20, 2016
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Mural adds flair to Progress Place, a downtown Toronto ‘clubhouse’ for people battling mental illness

Given how the word “community” sums up the feeling at downtown community centre Progress Place, it’s only fitting the term...

City Centre Mirror | by Justin Skinner
News | Apr 19, 2016
Comic Vision

Comic Vision gala sells out Royal Ontario Museum, second show planned for Palais Royale

The Foundation Fighting Blindness (FFB) is hoping laughter will help provide a cure for the nearly one million Canadians...

City Centre Mirror | by Justin Skinner
News | Apr 18, 2016
Hospital Feature

Innovation key to Etobicoke General Hospital emergency department success

Innovation is driving patient satisfaction, health-care delivery and keeping wait times among the shortest in the Greater...

Etobicoke Guardian | by Tamara Shephard
News | Apr 15, 2016
Elissa Antonio

Benefit gospel concert planned for Elissa Antonio, Toronto woman airlifted home from Trinidadian hospital

Elissa Antonio winces in pain, but smiles at the sight of family and friends at her hospital bedside. The York mother of...

Etobicoke Guardian | by Tamara Shephard
News | Apr 05, 2016
Andrée Robichaud

Keep our ‘community’ together, Rouge Valley Health System tells Scarborough councillors

Councillor Paul Ainslie’s attempt to get Scarborough Community Council to change its stand on the future of local hospitals...

Scarborough Mirror | by Mike Adler
News | Apr 05, 2016
Ella Goldberg

SickKids patient gives back to hospital that saved her life with a fundraising craft-a-thon

When young Ella Goldberg was rushed to the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) after an accident last summer, the initial...

City Centre Mirror | by Justin Skinner
Apr 01, 2016

Volunteer Toronto’s dance marathon raises money for SickKids hospital

Volunteering offers plenty of rewards, but rarely has it been more fun than at Volunteer Toronto’s upcoming dance marathon....

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Mar 23, 2016

Kidney health questions answered by specialists from The Scarborough Hospital

If you have questions about kidney health, specialists from The Scarborough Hospital can answer them at a public session...

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Mar 23, 2016

Etobicoke Healthcare Partnership chosen to build Etobicoke General’s new patient tower

William Osler Health System named Etobicoke Healthcare Partnership (EHP) Tuesday, March 22 as its preferred proponent to...

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Mar 18, 2016

Need for safe injection sites exists in Scarborough, says community health centre CEO

The head of one of Scarborough’s community health centres says the day may come when the area gets a safe injection site of...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment | by Mike Adler
Mar 18, 2016

Mobilizing for Change hosts panel in Toronto

Leading social justice advocates will share their success stories and speak of the need to enact change in areas such as...

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Mar 16, 2016

Rouge Valley Health System supporters appear split on call to split hospital between Scarborough/Durham

As two hospitals spanning Scarborough and West Durham wait for the province to decide their future, supporters of one...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment | by Mike Adler
Mar 15, 2016

Classes aim to improve personal wellbeing at Islington Seniors’ Centre

Seniors are invited to a series of classes designed to improve their wellbeing. Courses teach participants simple...

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Mar 14, 2016

Safe injection sites will save lives, Toronto’s public health authorities say

Toronto’s public health authorities say opening safe injection sites in Parkdale, South Riverdale and downtown near...

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Mar 11, 2016

Learn about exercise and mental health at Sunnybrook speaker series

Sunnybrook Health Sciences will host a free talk on exercise and mental health Tuesday, March 29 as part of the hospital’s...

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Mar 09, 2016

Councillor Ainslie wants public debate on possible merger of Scarborough hospitals

“Many unanswered questions” remain about a recommended merger of Scarborough hospitals, says a Scarborough councillor...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment | by Mike Adler

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