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Interview: Dr. Lynn Sterling, OBGYN

Tell us a little about yourself! My name is Dr. Lynn Sterling and I’m an OBGYN at Humber River Hospital….

August 4, 2020
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How Humber River Hospital was Designed With Pandemics In Mind

Humber River Hospital’s Wilson Site opened its doors in October 2015, after its designers learned many lessons from Toronto’s SARS…

July 31, 2020
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I Had a Minor Heart Attack: Rocco’s Story

In September, Rocco was working in the backyard with his kids when he felt a pain in his chest. “It…

July 23, 2020
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Aspen Grove Society: Audrey’s Story

“I will always remember my Granny for how cheerful she was,” says Mark. “She was always in a good mood….

July 20, 2020
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Baby Zoey’s Story: Giving Birth at Humber During COVID-19

On May 30th, Rebecca was at home reading a book when she thought she felt her water break. “But my…

July 10, 2020
HRH Foundation has Raised $1.4 Million and 433,000 Pieces of PPE for COVID-19 Post Thumbnail

HRH Foundation has Raised $1.4 Million and 433,000 Pieces of PPE for COVID-19

Our Hospital has been battling the pandemic for months now, and your response has been tremendous! Thanks to our donors,…

July 7, 2020
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COVID-19: My Dad was on a Ventilator for Months

On March 28th, Gisella picked up the phone to call her dad. It had been a few weeks since she…

July 3, 2020
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Local Heroes: Your Fundraisers Are Helping Us Fight COVID-19

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak in Toronto, we have been blown away by the generosity and creativity demonstrated…

June 25, 2020
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COVID-19: Joanna’s Story

In early April, Joanna contracted COVID-19. “I wasn’t feeling well,” remembers Joanna. “I felt lethargic and had some shortness of…

June 22, 2020
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Interview: Dr. Jonathan Mandel, Radiologist & Chief of Medical Imaging

Tell us a little about yourself I’m Dr. Jonathan Mandel and I’m a Radiologist and Chief of Medical Imaging here…

June 16, 2020