Honouring Ashley through Humber’s Cancer Care Patient and Family Advisory Council

Rhonda felt privileged to be able to be by her niece’s side throughout Ashley’s cancer treatment, but they weren’t alone….

February 21, 2023

AccuVein “Vein Finder” Illuminates Veins, Aiding IV Insertion

With donor support, Humber River Hospital has purchased the AccuVein AV 500 Vein Finder, a visualization technology that illuminates the…

January 23, 2023

After Colon Cancer Surgery, Sam is Grateful for his Care

“My mother had cancer in her GI tract, so my siblings and I have routine colonoscopies every five years,” says…

November 22, 2022

After Cancer, Cecilia Conquers Granfondo with Team Revolution

In August 2020, in the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, Cecilia was diagnosed with Stage 4 Hodgkin’s lymphoma, a type…

October 24, 2022

Diagnosed with Inflammatory Breast Cancer Weeks After Giving Birth: How Danielle Keeps Moving Forward

“I found out I was pregnant with my third child when I was still breastfeeding my toddler,” remembers Danielle. “I…

September 7, 2022

It’s A Tie! Breast Health & ICU Win at WINK Den

Earlier this week, on the evening of International Women’s Day, 26 women of the Women in Kindness (WINK) virtually gathered…

March 10, 2022

WINK Winners and Finalists: Past and Present

This year’s WINK Den Event is almost here! On March 8, 2022, members of the Women in Kindness (WINK) will…

February 14, 2022

Decision Time! WINK to vote on supporting ICU or Breast Health in 2022

The Women in Kindness (WINK) Executive has spoken – the two programs moving forward for the final vote on March…

January 12, 2022

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

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