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News | Sep 19, 2016
Recall list for the week of Sept. 19

RECALLS: Motorcycles, hoverboards and helmets make this week's list

Check out our weekly round up of current product recalls. Do any affect you?

Mississauga News
Ontario | Sep 09, 2016
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Ontario moves to stop doctors who sexually abuse patients from continuing to practice

Queen’s Park is taking action that would stop the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario from allowing doctors to...

Mississauga News | by Louie Rosella
News | Sep 01, 2016
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The first human case of West Nile virus reported in Toronto

Toronto has its first human case of West Nile virus this year. In a release Thursday, Sept. 1, Toronto Public Health said...

City Centre Mirror
News | Aug 30, 2016
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Second annual Soy Boy Soiree raises money for Galactosemia Research Fund at SickKids

Tickets are almost sold out for the second annual Soy Boy Soiree, happening Friday, Sept. 9 in East York. The event,...

East York Mirror | by Tara Hatherly
News | Aug 30, 2016
Veterans Living Tribute Wall

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre opens its Veterans Living Tribute Wall extension

Small stained-glass maple leafs and poppies flow along the wood panelling, weaving around photos of war veterans. A...

North York Mirror | by Fannie Sunshine
News | Aug 30, 2016
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Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre hosts Labour Day Weekend Blood Drive

Labour Day long weekenders are urged to take some time out to roll up their sleeves and give the gift of life Sunday, Sept....

North York Mirror
Aug 15, 2016

Etobicoke Services for Seniors launching free 12-week exercise class

Etobicoke Services for Seniors (ESS) is set to launch a free 12-week exercise class aimed at improving participants’...

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Aug 10, 2016

North Hospitals receive provincial funding for repairs and upgrades

Three North York hospitals will receive funding from the provincial government for repairs and upgrades. Baycrest Health...

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Aug 09, 2016

Humber River Hospital awarded $740,000 provincial ‘HIRF’ grant for repairs and upgrades

Humber River Hospital will receive more than $700,000 from the provincial government for repairs and upgrades. “Ontario...

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Aug 08, 2016

North York General Hospital gets $1.9 million provincial ‘HIRF’ grant for facility upgrades

North York General Hospital (NYGH) will receive more than $1.9 million from the provincial government to keep the site in a...

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Aug 05, 2016

Baycrest researchers learn how older people compensate for hearing loss by plugging into other parts of the brain

Baycrest researchers have identified part of the brain that compensates for hearing loss in older adults, and are now...

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Jul 26, 2016

Danforth to join Yonge and Bloor streets for Open Street Toronto’s third year of car-free Sundays

Open Streets TO is gearing up for a third year of car-free days downtown, and the popular event promises to be bigger and...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Jul 22, 2016

Get healthy food options at mobile food market open every Friday in front of Toronto General Hospital

A new partnership between the University Health Network (UHN), Toronto Public Health and FoodShare aims to help bridge the...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Jul 19, 2016

Toronto resident Rick McGraw climbing Mount Kilimanjaro to help purchase laser surgery machine for SickKids

Given that he only got into hiking a few years ago, 72-year-old Rick McGraw’s upcoming adventure is a tall order – but one...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Jul 19, 2016

Kids with and without disabilities both enjoy Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital’s Spiral Garden summer program

Zach Rayment bangs his hands on the drum, keeping rhythm with the melodic chanting and guitar strumming. Moments later,...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Fannie Sunshine
Jul 19, 2016

New program at Michael Garron Hospital making kids smile

An innovative new program at Michael Garron Hospital (MGH) is putting smiles on the faces of kids in the community. The...

East York Mirror | Add Comment | by Tara Hatherly

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