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express
Police arrest 26-old woman over the death of toddler Inaya Ahmed in Glasgow14-month-old girl last month. Police arrested a 26-year-old woman over the tod
Police arrest 26-old woman over the death of toddler Inaya Ahmed in Glasgow
express / Posted 8 hours ago
14-month-old girl last month. Police arrested a 26-year-old woman over the toddler's death Inaya Ahmed died in the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Glasgow on Wednesday April 20, Police Scotland said. A 26-year-old woman has been arrested... Read more
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Scotsman
Woman arrested over death of 14-month-old Inayah AhmedWOMAN has been arrested in connection with the death of a 14-month-old girl las
Woman arrested over death of 14-month-old Inayah Ahmed
Scotsman / Posted 14 hours ago
WOMAN has been arrested in connection with the death of a 14-month-old girl last month. Inayah Ahmed died in the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Glasgow on Wednesday April 20, Police Scotland said. A 26-year-old woman has been arrested... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Portadown family's anguish and pain since death of beloved Bryan (2) killed in blind cord accidentmoved Bryan, who was unresponsive, to Craigavon Hospital. He was later transfe
Portadown family's anguish and pain since death of beloved Bryan (2) killed in blind cord accident
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
moved Bryan, who was unresponsive, to Craigavon Hospital. He was later transferred to the intensive care unit of the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Belfast but died on September 26 from brain damage as a result of a lack of oxygen reaching his... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Keeping cool for the kidsbe on the corner of Plum Point Road and Highway 12 once a month this summer, se
Keeping cool for the kids
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted yesterday
be on the corner of Plum Point Road and Highway 12 once a month this summer, selling lemonade to raise money for Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children. At 50 cents a glass, Pagiamtzis, centre, hopes to raise $500 for the hospital, where he spent 28... Read more
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U TV
Schoolboy speaks out about sectarian attackhe said. “These type of attacks need to stop.” Bailey's friend who didn't wan
Schoolboy speaks out about sectarian attack
U TV / Posted yesterday
he said. “These type of attacks need to stop.” Bailey's friend who didn't want to be identified was treated at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children for injuries to his head and nose. Police are treating the incident as a sectarian hate crime. A... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Fearless friends set for an alpine charity climb peakswill be joined by Eamon Mertugh, a recently retired cardiac physiologist and he
Fearless friends set for an alpine charity climb peaks
EveningTimes Online / Posted 2 days ago
will be joined by Eamon Mertugh, a recently retired cardiac physiologist and head of department for 40 years at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children, retired teachers Ewen Mcleod and Jim Fisher and pricing controller Jim Kerr. Mr Carachi said:... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study assesses utility of tumor cfDNA as predictor of therapeutic response to immunotherapychemotherapy). Dr Nick Plowman, Senior Consultant Physician and Clinical Oncol
Study assesses utility of tumor cfDNA as predictor of therapeutic response to immunotherapy
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
chemotherapy). Dr Nick Plowman, Senior Consultant Physician and Clinical Oncologist to St. Bartholomew Hospital and The Hospital for Sick Children, London, UK, and a scientific advisor to Chronix Biomedical, said: These highly encouraging... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
North American 'baby box’ initiatives are a far cry from Finland's universal programareas. “There’s nothing inherently wrong with giving out products,” Dr. Shaun
North American 'baby box’ initiatives are a far cry from Finland's universal program
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
areas. “There’s nothing inherently wrong with giving out products,” Dr. Shaun Morris, clinician scientist at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children, said. “I just think it’s important the public not get confused about what this is. This is not... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Hydroxyurea treatment improves pulmonary function decline in children with sickle cell diseasefunction that starts in childhood," said Anya McLaren, MD, FRCP, MSc, lead auth
Hydroxyurea treatment improves pulmonary function decline in children with sickle cell disease
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
function that starts in childhood," said Anya McLaren, MD, FRCP, MSc, lead author and respiratory medicine fellow at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada. "This study is the first of its kind to look at the effect of hydroxyurea on... Read more
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Business Wire
Chronix Biomedical: Changes in Tumor Cell-Free DNA Copy Number Instability (CNI) Predict Therapeutic Response to Immunotherapychemotherapy). Dr Nick Plowman, Senior Consultant Physician and Clinical Oncol
Chronix Biomedical: Changes in Tumor Cell-Free DNA Copy Number Instability (CNI) Predict Therapeutic Response to Immunotherapy
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
chemotherapy). Dr Nick Plowman, Senior Consultant Physician and Clinical Oncologist to St. Bartholomew Hospital and The Hospital for Sick Children, London, UK, and a scientific advisor to Chronix Biomedical, said: “These highly encouraging... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Cannabis smoking mum Belfast mum woke to find baby dead in her armsaround the baby's mouth. Despite being rushed to hospital and attempts by para
Cannabis smoking mum Belfast mum woke to find baby dead in her arms
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
around the baby's mouth. Despite being rushed to hospital and attempts by paramedics and the doctors at the Royal Victoria Hospital for Sick Children, she was pronounced dead at 5.50am. In a statement to police Mr McLaughlin said he woke up to... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
RVH appoints new chief of staffin emergency medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and a Fellowship in
RVH appoints new chief of staff
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 7 days ago
in emergency medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and a Fellowship in clinical pharmacology and toxicology at the Hospital for Sick Children. He completed a Master of Business Administration at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
RVH appoints new chief of staffin emergency medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and a Fellowship in
RVH appoints new chief of staff
Barrie Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
in emergency medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and a Fellowship in clinical pharmacology and toxicology at the Hospital for Sick Children. He completed a Master of Business Administration at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Blood donations constantly neededBowens honour their daughter in different ways, including raising money for the
Blood donations constantly needed
Northumberland Today / Posted 8 days ago
Bowens honour their daughter in different ways, including raising money for the tribute fund in her name at the Hospital For Sick Children, which (among other things) supports cancer research that her surgeon is working on. Another way... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ontario’s major hospitals operating over capacity, documents revealhas exceeded 100 per cent for two of four quarters in each of the past two year
Ontario’s major hospitals operating over capacity, documents reveal
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
has exceeded 100 per cent for two of four quarters in each of the past two years at the Thunder Bay facility. At Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), for example, during one quarter in 2013-14 and one in 2014-15, the occupancy rate was... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Topper's helping Sick KidsThe number of children from Barrie who used Hospital for Sick Children (Sick Ki
Topper's helping Sick Kids
Barrie Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
The number of children from Barrie who used Hospital for Sick Children (Sick Kids) services last year was at 2,990 total visits, according to patient statistics. That number included over 278 emergency visits whereby the family was driving 112 km or... Read more
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CBC.ca
NBA star Steve Nash among 48 new Order of Canada recipientscancer and degenerative diseases. Also a gifted administrator, she served for a
NBA star Steve Nash among 48 new Order of Canada recipients
CBC.ca / Posted 11 days ago
cancer and degenerative diseases. Also a gifted administrator, she served for a decade as the chief of research at the Hospital for Sick Children and has presided over leading international societies in her field.​Officers Daniel J. Drucker,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
May 13Windstream Energy, the company that wanted to build one of the biggest wind far
May 13
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
Windstream Energy, the company that wanted to build one of the biggest wind farms. (http://bit.ly/1TSvQdc) ** Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children laid out the red carpet when it lured Agostino Pierro from the UK, offering the world-renowned... Read more
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heraldscotland
Man killed 15-week-old baby boy in a fit of angerbut there was no response. Zaiidyn was rushed to Dumfries and Galloway Royal I
Man killed 15-week-old baby boy in a fit of anger
heraldscotland / Posted 12 days ago
but there was no response. Zaiidyn was rushed to Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary and then transferred to the Royal Hospital for Sick Children at Yorkhill in Glasgow but died two days later. The court was told that a CT scan of the baby’s... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Physician Richard Hamilton studied life-saving oral rehydrationprinciple, but in the mid-1960s, when he founded the first North American pedia
Physician Richard Hamilton studied life-saving oral rehydration
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
principle, but in the mid-1960s, when he founded the first North American pediatric gastroenterology division, at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children, it was a new way of thinking. Dr. Hamilton’s innovative approach was used to train more than 40... Read more
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Daily Record
Child almost killed by Stewartry baby shakergive her mouth-to-mouth resuscitation. She was taken to Crosshouse Hospital, A
Child almost killed by Stewartry baby shaker
Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
give her mouth-to-mouth resuscitation. She was taken to Crosshouse Hospital, Ayrshire, and from there to Glasgow’s Royal Hospital for Sick Children where consultants found fresh and healing rib fractures, irreversible brain damage and injuries to... Read more
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Psych Central
Lactose Intolerance May Shed Light On How Schizophrenia Developsthe epigenetic control of the lactase gene involved a collaborative effort of C
Lactose Intolerance May Shed Light On How Schizophrenia Develops
Psych Central / Posted 12 days ago
the epigenetic control of the lactase gene involved a collaborative effort of CAMH, University of Toronto, the Hospital for Sick Children, Vilnius University and the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences. Their findings are... Read more
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heraldscotland
Relatives appealed for prayers for a cure for baby at centre of Glasgow suspicious death probedeath. No arrests have been made and a report is due to be submitted to the pro
Relatives appealed for prayers for a cure for baby at centre of Glasgow suspicious death probe
heraldscotland / Posted 13 days ago
death. No arrests have been made and a report is due to be submitted to the procurator fiscal. She died at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Glasgow on April 20 after friends and family prayed for her survival, and friends have been... Read more
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Scotsman
Five of Scotland’s most expensive luxury hotelslooking into paediatric inflammatory bowel disease – which includes Crohn’s dis
Five of Scotland’s most expensive luxury hotels
Scotsman / Posted 13 days ago
looking into paediatric inflammatory bowel disease – which includes Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis – at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children. Note: prices sourced from TripAdvisor, based on two adults checking in for one night on Friday 3... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Man arrested and charged in investigation into Dublin assaultthe injured males were taken to Saint James' Hospital, one in a serious conditi
Man arrested and charged in investigation into Dublin assault
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
the injured males were taken to Saint James' Hospital, one in a serious condition. The other male was taken to Our Lady's Hospital for Sick Children, Crumlin. One man has now been arrested and charged in relation to this incident. The man was... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Food in hospitals and prisons is terrible – but it doesn’t have to be that waya chef and food advocate who has led changes in the kitchens at The Stop Commun
Food in hospitals and prisons is terrible – but it doesn’t have to be that way
The Globe and Mail / Posted 14 days ago
a chef and food advocate who has led changes in the kitchens at The Stop Community Food Centre, Ryerson University and the Hospital for Sick Children. “The biggest problem with frozen food is that it ends up quite watery, and everything is soft,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New research on epigenetics of lactose intolerance unravels understanding of schizophreniathe epigenetic control of the lactase gene involved a collaborative effort of C
New research on epigenetics of lactose intolerance unravels understanding of schizophrenia
News-Medical-Net / Posted 14 days ago
the epigenetic control of the lactase gene involved a collaborative effort of CAMH, University of Toronto, the Hospital for Sick Children, Vilnius University and the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences. Mental illnesses are much... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Topper's helping Sick KidsTopper's Pizza is looking to raise $40,000 in 2016 to assist the Hospital for S
Topper's helping Sick Kids
The Sudbury Star / Posted 15 days ago
Topper's Pizza is looking to raise $40,000 in 2016 to assist the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. Topper's Pizza customers can donate to the 10-week campaign now underway in one of three ways -- online/phone checkout, in-store donation, or by... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Four-old boy with cancer killed by 'life-saving' chemotherapymarrow makes too many immature white blood cell which fight infections. And th
Four-old boy with cancer killed by 'life-saving' chemotherapy
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
marrow makes too many immature white blood cell which fight infections. And the treatment offered at the Royal Victoria Hospital for Sick Children was for Ryan to join the UKALL 2011 research study. Gary said: “First we were very shocked and... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Employee's fundraising leads to new 'do20,000 families who utilize the services of Ronald McDonald House annually, aft
Employee's fundraising leads to new 'do
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 20 days ago
20,000 families who utilize the services of Ronald McDonald House annually, after her child required hospitalization at the Hospital For Sick Children for 95 days. "It really does hit close to the heart, because it's something that can help... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Advance In Human Embryo Research Rekindles Ethical Debateresearchers agree the advance is very promising. In a commentary accompanying t
Advance In Human Embryo Research Rekindles Ethical Debate
KPBS San Diego / Posted 20 days ago
researchers agree the advance is very promising. In a commentary accompanying the research, Janet Rossant of The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto says the work could "provide important information" to researchers. And that leads... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Advance In Human Embryo Research Rekindles Ethical Debateresearchers agree the advance is very promising. In a commentary accompanying t
Advance In Human Embryo Research Rekindles Ethical Debate
KERA North Texas / Posted 20 days ago
researchers agree the advance is very promising. In a commentary accompanying the research, Janet Rossant of The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto says the work could "provide important information" to researchers. And that leads... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Liver donor for 8-old does not think he is a 'hero'during surgery at Toronto General Hospital on the morning of April 20. The orga
Liver donor for 8-old does not think he is a 'hero'
Calgary Sun / Posted 21 days ago
during surgery at Toronto General Hospital on the morning of April 20. The organ was then rushed across the street to the Hospital for Sick Children where it was transplanted into Gianna-Lynn. In the recovery room, Brudel remembers saying “there... Read more
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express
Little girl with rare condition could die if she eats a CHICKEN NUGGETdiagnosed with OTC. Family friend Rob Bliss is raising money for the metabolic
Little girl with rare condition could die if she eats a CHICKEN NUGGET
express / Posted 21 days ago
diagnosed with OTC. Family friend Rob Bliss is raising money for the metabolic unit Kaitlyn attends at Glasgow's Royal Hospital for Sick Children. Rob said: "They are always striving for funding and the money goes straight to the unit." To... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Little girl could DIE if she eats a chicken nugget because of rare conditionprimary school after the summer. Family friend Rob Bliss is raising money for
Little girl could DIE if she eats a chicken nugget because of rare condition
Daily Mirror / Posted 21 days ago
primary school after the summer. Family friend Rob Bliss is raising money for the metabolic unit Kaitlyn attends at Glasgow's Royal Hospital for Sick Children. Rob said: "They are always striving for funding and the money goes straight to the uni... Read more
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Farming Life
Derg Valley celebrates 70 yearsin the La Mon Hotel, Co. Down. On completion of this challenge, a grand total
Derg Valley celebrates 70 years
Farming Life / Posted 24 days ago
in the La Mon Hotel, Co. Down. On completion of this challenge, a grand total of £15,000 was raised for the Royal Hospital for Sick Children. It is clear to be seen that today’s club places an emphasis on local community links and support... Read more
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CTV News
Diluted juice as effective as electrolyte drinks for dehydrated kidsjuice works just as well. The study, published in the journal JAMA, was led by
Diluted juice as effective as electrolyte drinks for dehydrated kids
CTV News / Posted 24 days ago
juice works just as well. The study, published in the journal JAMA, was led by Dr. Stephen Freedman, who works with The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto and the University of Calgary Cumming School of Medicine. His team found that kids with... Read more
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CBC.ca
Simpler is better: children with diarrhea, vomiting often OK to drink what they want, study showsboth approaches to a test. Nearly 650 children aged six months to five years w
Simpler is better: children with diarrhea, vomiting often OK to drink what they want, study shows
CBC.ca / Posted 24 days ago
both approaches to a test. Nearly 650 children aged six months to five years who went to the emergency department at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto with gastroenteritis or intestinal infection were randomly assigned to drink either... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Cecilia String Quartet make classical music accessibleparticipating in community events and feel isolated,” says Dr. Irene Drmic, dir
Cecilia String Quartet make classical music accessible
Calgary Sun / Posted 25 days ago
participating in community events and feel isolated,” says Dr. Irene Drmic, director of the Autism Research Unit at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. “Live classical concerts should be inclusive events that enrich the lives of all... Read more
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Herald.ie
Family get €3.5m after baby boy suffers brain damage in operationhis life. Jude, of Holywell, Upper Kilmacud Road, Dundrum, Dublin, had, throug
Family get €3.5m after baby boy suffers brain damage in operation
Herald.ie / Posted 26 days ago
his life. Jude, of Holywell, Upper Kilmacud Road, Dundrum, Dublin, had, through his father Greville Miley, sued Our Lady's Hospital for Sick Children. Jude was born on July 16, 2011, and by January of the following year a condition regarding the... Read more
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Toronto Star
Refusal to revoke doctor’s licence leaves CPSO ‘disappointed’ by its own panelThe former Hospital for Sick Children emergency room pediatrician lost his lice
Refusal to revoke doctor’s licence leaves CPSO ‘disappointed’ by its own panel
Toronto Star / Posted 26 days ago
The former Hospital for Sick Children emergency room pediatrician lost his licence last year after he was found to have engaged in “very instrusive and coercive sexual activities” with a 17-year-old girl who was not his patient. His behaviour was... Read more
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Royston & Buntingford Crow
Melbourn girl, 6, gives thanks to hospital after collapsing due to undiagnosed heart defectwhere she collapsed again. Amelia’s condition was stabilised by doctors and sh
Melbourn girl, 6, gives thanks to hospital after collapsing due to undiagnosed heart defect
Royston & Buntingford Crow / Posted 27 days ago
where she collapsed again. Amelia’s condition was stabilised by doctors and she was transferred to Great Ormond Street Hospital for sick children. And when she arrived at the world-famous institution, she was diagnosed with complete... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Be A Donor Month: The story of a live liver donoron her own, but the idea of being a donor was still on my mind. Around June of
Be A Donor Month: The story of a live liver donor
Barrie Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
on her own, but the idea of being a donor was still on my mind. Around June of last year I also began volunteering at The Hospital for Sick Children. As a volunteer I saw first hand how illness impacted children and their families. Sadly, all some... Read more
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Dundas Star News
10-year-old stroke survivor Kyra Dobrenski travels a lonely, gruelling road to recoverya major artery to blocked arteries at the base of the brain. She continues to u
10-year-old stroke survivor Kyra Dobrenski travels a lonely, gruelling road to recovery
Dundas Star News / Posted 1 months ago
a major artery to blocked arteries at the base of the brain. She continues to undergo tests and get treatment at Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children to determine how best to prevent future strokes. It's unknown at this point how much danger she is... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
For Ontario Minister Tracy MacCharles, politics is personalwas the treatment then – when she was sent to Philadelphia for a new surgery th
For Ontario Minister Tracy MacCharles, politics is personal
The Globe and Mail / Posted 1 months ago
was the treatment then – when she was sent to Philadelphia for a new surgery that saved the limb. Her surgeon at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children knew an American surgeon whose treatment involved rebuilding the leg with stainless steel parts.... Read more

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