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Expanding Care for Women: Beverly’s Story

When Beverly noticed she was having irregular discharge, she visited her family doctor to get tested. The results showed a…

December 3, 2021
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Interview: Dr. Sally Kenawy, Paediatrician

Tell me about yourself! Hi, I’m Dr. Sally Kenawy and I’m a general paediatrician. I’ve been here at Humber since…

November 17, 2021
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Donor Support Allows Expansion of Child & Adolescent Mental Health Urgent Care Clinic

The Child & Adolescent Mental Health Urgent Care Clinic (UCC) is currently in its fourth year of providing essential mental…

November 12, 2021
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In Honour of Rose: Always Giving, Always Smiling

“Mom was diagnosed with kidney failure in 2002 and spent the next 17 years going for dialysis treatment several times…

November 3, 2021
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Shining a Light on Breast Health at Humber

Thousands of women in Canada are diagnosed with breast cancer each year – the stats currently sit at 1 in…

October 29, 2021
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It Takes a Team – from the ED to the da Vinci Surgical Robot: Sehdeen’s Story

Sehdeen’s journey at Humber River Hospital started in the Apotex Emergency Department (ED) where a fibroid in her uterus had…

October 27, 2021
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Battling COVID-19 & Pregnant: Denishar’s Story

This past spring, Denishar was 35 weeks pregnant when she came into Humber’s Apotex Emergency Department with shortness of breath…

October 13, 2021
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From NICU to NICU: Baby Sawyer

We’re sharing with you Baby Sawyer’s story. Sawyer was born to dads Brian and Andrew. During his first week of…

September 24, 2021
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Interview: Dr. Karli Mayo, OBGYN

Tell me about yourself! I am Dr. Karli Mayo, an Obstetrician Gynaecologist at Humber River Hospital since 2019. A fun…

September 17, 2021
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The Da Vinci Surgical Robot: Antonina’s Story

September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. Ovarian cancer is the most fatal gynaecological cancer in the country. This month, we…

September 1, 2021