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The Krawczyk Family Foundation Pledges $200,000 to COVID-19 Gift Match  Post Thumbnail

The Krawczyk Family Foundation Pledges $200,000 to COVID-19 Gift Match 

As COVID-19 cases mount and more and more patients arrive at Toronto hospitals, our community has rallied in support of…

April 7, 2020
How Humber River Hospital is Keeping Families Connected during COVID-19 Post Thumbnail

How Humber River Hospital is Keeping Families Connected during COVID-19

Providing family-centered care has always been a priority at Humber River Hospital, and as Humber’s visitor policy continues to adapt…

March 23, 2020
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Inside Humber River Hospital’s Revolutionary Lymphedema Program

Four years ago, Humber River Hospital plastic surgeon Dr. Thomas Constantine started Humber’s Lymphedema Program, applying state-of-the-art technology and his…

March 6, 2020
Interview: Dr. Lesley Hawkins, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (OBGYN) Post Thumbnail

Interview: Dr. Lesley Hawkins, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (OBGYN)

Tell us a little about yourself! My name is Dr. Lesley Hawkins and I have worked at Humber as an…

March 5, 2020
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Interview: Dr. Judith Seary, Geriatrician

Tell us a little about yourself! I’m Dr. Judith Seary and I’m newest Geriatrician at Humber River Hospital. I started…

March 2, 2020
Humber’s New Portable X-Ray Machine is Letting NICU Babies Rest Post Thumbnail

Humber’s New Portable X-Ray Machine is Letting NICU Babies Rest

Imagine how fragile a baby in Humber’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is. Whether they were born too early or…

February 26, 2020
Born weighing only 816 grams, baby Harvie is thriving thanks to Humber’s NICU Post Thumbnail

Born weighing only 816 grams, baby Harvie is thriving thanks to Humber’s NICU

Manpreet was 32 weeks pregnant when she learned that she would need to deliver her baby boy by unplanned C-Section…

February 18, 2020
Interview: Kaneisha De Leon, Senior Coordinator, Donor Engagement Post Thumbnail

Interview: Kaneisha De Leon, Senior Coordinator, Donor Engagement

Tell us a little about yourself! My name is Kaneisha, and I joined the Humber River Hospital Foundation family as…

February 13, 2020
Loyal Hearts: How Kathy Continues Her Family’s Legacy at Humber River Hospital Post Thumbnail

Loyal Hearts: How Kathy Continues Her Family’s Legacy at Humber River Hospital

“My father had his first heart attack and his first cardiac arrest when he was 35. Humber saved him,” remembers…

February 11, 2020
“My doctors have become like family” – Toni’s Breast Cancer Story Post Thumbnail

“My doctors have become like family” – Toni’s Breast Cancer Story

In early 2014, Toni found a lump. She went to her family doctor who helped arrange a mammogram and a…

February 4, 2020