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FILE - In this April 27, 2014, file photo, Philadelphia Flyers' Kimmo Timonen reacts during the third period in Game 5 of an NHL hockey first-round...
Feb 27, 2015 | Add Comment

Blood clots a growing trend in hockey

More hockey players being diagnosed with blood clots than ever before

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Ontario | 19 hours ago

Illnesses prompt Toronto meat recall

Toronto deli recalls meat due to possible Listeria contamination: Illnesses reported

News | Feb 26, 2015

Deli meat recalled over listeria concerns

Lady York Foods in North York is recalling three types of sliced meat due to possible listeria monocytogenes contamination....

North York Mirror
Canada | Feb 25, 2015
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Harper urges parents to vaccinate kids

PM funds inoculation abroad, chides Canadians who balk at vaccines at home

Canada | Feb 25, 2015

Abortion issue still flares in New Brunswick

New Brunswick will leave it to health boards to ensure abortions are available

News | Feb 25, 2015
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Rouge Valley Health System names Andree Robichaud as new CEO

Andree Robichaud, who has led hospitals in Thunder Bay and New Brunswick, has been named as the next CEO of the Rouge Valley...

Scarborough Mirror
News | Feb 25, 2015

Learn chronic pain management techniques

Try a new approach to arthritis pain management. A free workshop takes place Monday, March 2 from 2 to 4 p.m. at...

Etobicoke Guardian
Feb 25, 2015

Que. biotech makes ZMapp for U.S. government

Quebec biotech Medicago to make ZMapp for U.S. government research project

Feb 23, 2015

Doctor recalls era of measles before vaccine

Canadian doctor recalls toll measles took on kids before MMR vaccine

Feb 23, 2015

Unionized CCAC employees in North York and Scarborough back on job after strike ends

Nurses working with hospitalized seniors in North York and Scarborough returned to work last week after the province and...

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Feb 23, 2015

Montador offered to donate brain for research

Montador offered years ago to donate brain for concussion research

Feb 22, 2015

Erane Bocking has volunteered at Humber River Hospital since before it was built

Long-time North York resident Erane Bocking is certainly as dedicated as they come. After all, the woman who will turn...

North York Mirror | Add Comment
Feb 20, 2015

Downsview Services for Seniors re-branded as Lumacare

After 40 years as Downsview Services for Seniors, the organization has re-branded itself with a new name and vision. The...

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
Feb 20, 2015

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder takes high toll on emergency workers, military, Scarborough forum hears

Maybe what haunts us most is our own helplessness. Michael Cole was a Canadian Armed Forces captain, a long-haul pilot...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment | by Mike Adler
Feb 19, 2015

ParticipACTION says it’s time to Make Room for Play with new campaign

ParticipACTION asks parents to Make Room for Play. According to a recent survey commissioned by ParticipACTION, 74 per...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment
Feb 19, 2015

7 things to know about the Year of the Ram

The Chinese Lunar New Year is Feb. 19, ringing in the Year of the Ram, also known as the Year of the Sheep or Goat, the 8th...

Beach Mirror | Add Comment
Feb 18, 2015

Hospital, U of T examine possible uses of alternative medicines

In medicine, there’s always a choice, and sometimes that choice is another form of medicine. Few places in Canada...

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Mike Adler

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