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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
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Women Join Forces to Donate $32,000 to Mental Health & Addictions Program

On Friday morning, the staff in Humber River Hospital’s Mental Health & Addictions Program couldn’t believe it: Their program had…

February 3, 2020
Omnicell: Why Safe & Timely Drug Dispensing Matters in the Emergency Psychiatric Unit Post Thumbnail

Omnicell: Why Safe & Timely Drug Dispensing Matters in the Emergency Psychiatric Unit

The Jack & Pat Kay Emergency Psychiatric Unit (EPU) in Humber’s Apotex Emergency Department cares for those experiencing urgent mental…

January 28, 2020
Interview: Dr. Tania Samanta, Paediatric Respirologist Post Thumbnail

Interview: Dr. Tania Samanta, Paediatric Respirologist

Tell us a little about yourself! I’m Dr. Tania Samanta, and I’ve been a Paediatric Respirologist at Humber River Hospital…

January 8, 2020
Interview: Dr. Lara Hart, Paediatric Gastroenterologist Post Thumbnail

Interview: Dr. Lara Hart, Paediatric Gastroenterologist

Tell us a little about yourself! My name is Lara Hart. I’m a paediatric gastroenterologist with niche expertise in education…

December 17, 2019
Celiac Disease: Matteo and Giuliano’s Story Post Thumbnail

Celiac Disease: Matteo and Giuliano’s Story

Seven year old Matteo was admitted to Humber in April 2018 with dehydration due to the flu. “Dr. Hart happened…

December 11, 2019
6 People Making a Difference in Seniors Care at Humber River Hospital Post Thumbnail

6 People Making a Difference in Seniors Care at Humber River Hospital

Every day at Humber we are privileged to care for older adults and their families. In fact, 73% of the…

December 4, 2019