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John Ronson, a member of the province’s expert panel on Scarborough and West Durham hospitals, speaks to residents during a public meeting Wednesday...
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Scarborough hospitals desperate for funding and health services, provincial panel told

Mike Adler

Toronto’s big teaching hospitals are the Cadillacs of Ontario’s health-care system. And...

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News | Aug 27, 2015
The Food Building app

Skip long CNE food building lineups with new app

One of the best things about going to The Ex is the food, and one of the worst is the lineups to get that food. But one...

North York Mirror | by Hilary Caton
News | Aug 27, 2015
Yoga session

Yoga in Riverdale Park to celebrate 10th anniversary with Nepal fundraiser

In honour of the 10th anniversary of Yoga in the Park, organizer and longtime Leslieville resident Trixie Montanile is...

Beach Mirror
News | Aug 26, 2015
Ethan Faria

Infection takes toll on North York baby

First, the infection claimed little Ethan Faria’s legs. Now, it’s also left the 15-month-old North York baby without a right...

North York Mirror | by Fannie Sunshine
News | Aug 25, 2015

York man taking steps in memory of close friend

Knowing his close friend, David Swimmer, would want him to participate in a 25-kilometre walk that raises funds for the...

York Guardian | by Fannie Sunshine
News | Aug 24, 2015
Organ donation in the South Asian community

Toronto South Asian group to hold forums addressing ‘cultural and religious’ myths about organ donation

A South Asian advocacy group in Greater Toronto will host public forums this fall to address “cultural and religious myths...

Scarborough Mirror | by Mike Adler
News | Aug 21, 2015
RVHS Centenary site funding

Provincial grant helps clear the air at Rouge Valley Centenary hospital in Scarborough

New provincial grants will help keep the air clear at Rouge Valley Health System’s Centenary campus in places where that...

Scarborough Mirror
Aug 21, 2015

West Nile Virus case confirmed in Toronto resident

Toronto Public Health has reported the first human case of West Nile Virus of 2015. Lab confirmation indicated an adult...

Beach Mirror | Add Comment | by Sam Juric
Aug 21, 2015

High-dose opioid deaths more common in men: study

Men more likely to die from high-dose opioid use for chronic pain, study finds

Aug 21, 2015

North York woman taking steps in the fight against cancer

Ruth Moreira-Lozon is well aware walking 25 kilometres will be a daunting task, but compared to battling cancer it’s nothing...

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

'Stage 0' breast cancer over-treated: study

'Stage 0' breast cancer over-treated, suggests new Canadian study

Aug 20, 2015

Drug industry links run deep in field of sexual medicine

Industry-backed questionnaire played key role in approval of female sex pill

Aug 20, 2015

Ground-breaking Chest Centre opens at Toronto East General Hospital

A ground-breaking new centre at Toronto East General Hospital was officially opened with the help of Ontario Premier and Don...

Beach Mirror | Add Comment | by Tara Hatherly
Aug 20, 2015

Scarborough residents input on improving local hospitals sought at forum

Meetings next week may be the only chance ordinary residents get to plead with provincial representatives for newer, better...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment | by Mike Adler
Aug 20, 2015

The Canadian National Exhibition has new and returning attractions to check out

As the Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) puts its final touches on the park, the excitement is building as it gears up to...

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Hilary Caton
Aug 19, 2015

Concussion handbook aims to aid kids' recovery

Handbook tells parents and kids how to recognize concussion, how to recover

Aug 19, 2015

The CNE opens Friday with new food including bacon-wrapped grilled cheese from Bacon Nation and deep-fried cheesecake from Pickled Pete’s

The Canadian National Exhibition (CNE) has revealed its lineup of new foods and it’s epic. The selection this year is...

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