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Bridgepoint Active Healthcare and Mt. Sinai Hospital have merged - in name only - to create a new collaborative healthcare system, under the name...
Jan 30, 2015 | Add Comment | Beach Mirror

Voluntary merger results in creation of new Sinai Health System

Joanna Lavoie

The merger between Bridgepoint Active Healthcare and Mt. Sinai Hospital is now taking shape. The...

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News | Jan 30, 2015

Elderly Etobicoke man dead after shoveling snow

An 86-year-old Etobicoke man is dead after shoveling snow from his driveway Thursday night. Toronto police and paramedics...

Etobicoke Guardian | by Tamara Shephard
Canada | Jan 30, 2015
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Second bird flu case confirmed in B.C.

Second H7N9 bird flu case confirmed in B.C.; husband of first patient

Canada | Jan 30, 2015
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Trial to test stem cells in MS patients

Researchers to test MS patients with type of stem cell known to cut inflammation

Canada | Jan 29, 2015

Flu vaccine offered little or no protection

This year's flu vaccine offered little or no protection in Canada: study

Canada | Jan 29, 2015
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Canadian troops committed to Ebola fight

Despite falling case count, Canadian military medics committed to Ebola response

Canada | Jan 29, 2015

Canadian seniors wait longer to see MD: report

Wait times for seniors to see doctor in Canada exceeds other countries: report

Jan 29, 2015

Howe's stem cell treatment raises concerns

Gordie Howe's stem cell therapy raises concerns among regenerative medicine experts

Jan 29, 2015

WHO: Ebola response shifts to ending epidemic

World Health Organization says focus now on ending Ebola outbreak but virus still spreading

Jan 28, 2015

Learn to manage your chronic disease with six-week program

Learn about chronic disease self-management for adults 55-plus. A free six-week workshop runs from Tuesday, Feb. 3...

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Jan 28, 2015

Community Matters Toronto receives five-year grant to help new Canadians in St. James Town

New Canadians living in St. James Town are set to have better health outcomes thanks to a five-year, $528,665 commitment by...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Jan 27, 2015

Brain research gets $56-million provincial boost

The province is providing Ontario’s brain researchers with $56 million, the minister of research and innovation Reza Moridi...

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Jan 27, 2015

Baycrest takes lead of North West Toronto Health Link

Residents living in the city’s north-west who have complex health conditions can now access multiple care providers under...

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
Jan 27, 2015

Top 7 ways to keep seniors out of hospital

More seniors end up in hospital in January, February and March than any other time of year. Almost half of these...

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Jan 26, 2015

Nutrition North program set for overhaul?

Government looking at changes to oft-criticized northern food subsidy

Jan 26, 2015

Weigh your patients, new guidelines tell MDs

Weigh your patients, say new obesity guidelines for MDs; experts unconvinced

Jan 26, 2015

Toddler at Duke of Connaught Public School daycare dies from infection

A three-year-old boy who attended the WoodGreen Community Services-run Woodfield Child Care Centre at Duke of Connaught...

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