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“I Felt So Honoured” – Celebrating 2 Years of Gifts of Gratitude Post Thumbnail

“I Felt So Honoured” – Celebrating 2 Years of Gifts of Gratitude

We launched our Gifts of Gratitude Program in May 2019, after hearing the same thing over and over from grateful…

May 3, 2021
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The Emergency Patient Comfort Fund: Going Above and Beyond Medical Care

A few months ago, Humber River Hospital Foundation and Humber’s Apotex Emergency Department teamed up to create a new Patient…

April 30, 2021
Interview: Jillian Scandiffio, Research Assistant, Humber’s Elderly Assess and Restore Team (HEART) Post Thumbnail

Interview: Jillian Scandiffio, Research Assistant, Humber’s Elderly Assess and Restore Team (HEART)

Tell us a little about yourself. My name is Jillian Scandiffio and I am the Research Assistant for Humber’s Elderly…

April 27, 2021
Monthly Donor Mara Shows Care for Community & Family by Supporting Humber River Hospital Post Thumbnail

Monthly Donor Mara Shows Care for Community & Family by Supporting Humber River Hospital

“Back in 2007, I was brought to Humber by ambulance with massive blood clots in my lungs,” remembers Mara. “It…

April 21, 2021
Humber’s Same Day Knee Replacement Program is Offering Patients Quicker Recovery Post Thumbnail

Humber’s Same Day Knee Replacement Program is Offering Patients Quicker Recovery

Last summer, Humber River Hospital started offering SKiP, a same day knee replacement program that uses a safe and highly…

April 9, 2021
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Interview: Dr. Daniel Martin, Division Head of Plastic Surgery

Tell us a little about yourself! I’m Dr. Daniel Martin, and I have been a Plastic Surgeon at Humber River…

April 7, 2021
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Interview: Dr. Daniela Caprara, OBGYN

Tell us about yourself! I’m Dr. Daniela Caprara and I have been an OBGYN at Humber River Hospital for almost…

April 1, 2021
NxStage Home Dialysis: Keith’s Story Post Thumbnail

NxStage Home Dialysis: Keith’s Story

In 2008 Keith was at his doctor’s office for a physical and his doctor suggested a urine test. “I got…

March 29, 2021
Ureteral Obstruction: Salima’s Story Post Thumbnail

Ureteral Obstruction: Salima’s Story

“I started to feel really uncomfortable, as if I had an infection or something at the bottom of my tummy,”…

March 24, 2021