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Transanal Minimally Invasive Surgery (TAMIS): David’s Story

David remembers the day he was diagnosed with Stage 3 colon cancer. “I was shocked,” he recalls. “Being diagnosed with…

September 20, 2018
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Interview: Kylie Mondorf, Development Coordinator, Major Gifts

Tell us a little about yourself! Hi! My name is Kylie, I am the Development Coordinator at Humber River Hospital…

September 11, 2018
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Gary’s Story: Total Ankle Replacement

Gary remembers the pain in his stomach after the ulcer formed. He’d been taking Naproxen for six years, and quite…

September 5, 2018
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Meet 4 People Reinventing Patient Care Inside Humber’s Command Centre

Every day hundreds of patients move through Humber River Hospital. It takes a vast team of highly skilled and highly…

August 29, 2018
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Interview: Lori D’Amore, Marketing & Communications Manager

Tell us a little about yourself! I’m Lori, the Manager of Marketing and Communications at Humber River Hospital Foundation.  I…

August 15, 2018
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Leading Edge MRI Machine Means Quicker Diagnosis and Reduced Wait Times for Humber Community

Thanks to the incredible hard work of the Volunteer Association, Humber River Hospital has purchased a new MRI machine –…

August 9, 2018
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Family-Centered Care: Spaces for Visitors

At Humber River Hospital, we believe that the best patient care includes family care, which is why outside of our…

August 2, 2018
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Meet Pepper, Humber River Hospital’s Humanoid Robot

Earlier this year, a special new caregiver joined the Child Life team at the Humber River Hospital. Pepper, the humanoid…

July 25, 2018
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Interview: Dr. Sagar Desai

Tell us a little about yourself! I am an Orthopaedic Surgeon with subspecialty training in Trauma as well as Foot…

July 25, 2018
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The Child Life Program: What to Expect on Surgery Day

At Humber River Hospital, our world-renowned Child Life Program is a start-to-finish program that makes sure kids feel comfortable and…

July 20, 2018