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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 17 hours 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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 3 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 6 days 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 8 days 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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EveningTimes Online
The Queen at 90: Looking back on decades of her time in Glasgowcrowned Queen, she arrived to open two ultra-modern hospitals, one of which has
The Queen at 90: Looking back on decades of her time in Glasgow
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
crowned Queen, she arrived to open two ultra-modern hospitals, one of which has been named in her honour. Accompanied by the Duke of Edinburgh, she visited the £842 million Queen Elizabeth University Hospital and the Royal Hospital for Sick Childr... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Looking back on decades of the Queen in Glasgowcrowned Queen, she arrived to open two ultra-modern hospitals, one of which has
Looking back on decades of the Queen in Glasgow
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
crowned Queen, she arrived to open two ultra-modern hospitals, one of which has been named in her honour. Accompanied by the Duke of Edinburgh, she visited the £842 million Queen Elizabeth University Hospital and the Royal Hospital for Sick Childr... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Art can be therapy for ill kids, as unique gallery illustratesyoung people from across Northern Ireland in the new permanent exhibition space
Art can be therapy for ill kids, as unique gallery illustrates
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
young people from across Northern Ireland in the new permanent exhibition space known as Cartwheel 999 in the Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children. The theme of the first art exhibition is Belfast Harbour's skyline. The paintings were created... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Children treated at £842m hospital unable to use the play area because of health and safetyreport was written by the Mental Welfare Commission who visited the National Ch
Children treated at £842m hospital unable to use the play area because of health and safety
EveningTimes Online / Posted 11 days ago
report was written by the Mental Welfare Commission who visited the National Child Inpatient Unit, in the new Royal Hospital for Sick Children at the Queen Elizabeth in October. Their recommendations have now been dealt with - the garden... Read more
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Business Wire
Chronix Biomedical: Changes in Tumor Cell-Free DNA Copy Number Instability (CNI) Predict Therapeutic Response in Metastatic Cancersclinical utility. Dr Nick Plowman, Senior Consultant Physician and Clinical On
Chronix Biomedical: Changes in Tumor Cell-Free DNA Copy Number Instability (CNI) Predict Therapeutic Response in Metastatic Cancers
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
clinical utility. 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: “A simple blood test, such as... Read more
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heraldscotland
Children banned from Queen Elizabeth University Hospital's roof garden 'due to safety fears'report was written by the Mental Welfare Commission who visited the National Ch
Children banned from Queen Elizabeth University Hospital's roof garden 'due to safety fears'
heraldscotland / Posted 11 days ago
report was written by the Mental Welfare Commission who visited the National Child Inpatient Unit, in the new Royal Hospital for Sick Children at the Queen Elizabeth in October. Their recommendations have now been dealt with - the garden... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Children treated at £842m hospital unable to use the play area because of health and safety concernsreport was written by the Mental Welfare Commission who visited the National Ch
Children treated at £842m hospital unable to use the play area because of health and safety concerns
EveningTimes Online / Posted 12 days ago
report was written by the Mental Welfare Commission who visited the National Child Inpatient Unit, in the new Royal Hospital for Sick Children at the Queen Elizabeth in October. Their recommendations have now been dealt with - the garden... Read more
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RTE News
Boy left brain-damaged after surgery, court hearsdoctors of a "whitewash" and said they were not told at the time that a mistake
Boy left brain-damaged after surgery, court hears
RTE News / Posted 14 days ago
doctors of a "whitewash" and said they were not told at the time that a mistake has been made. Lawyers for Our Lady's Hospital for sick Children in Crumlin have denied those claims. The hospital has admitted liability and has apologised to... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Western Infirmary site sold to Glasgow University for £14mthe bids." He added that "a number" of bids have been received but would not c
Western Infirmary site sold to Glasgow University for £14m
EveningTimes Online / Posted 17 days ago
the bids." He added that "a number" of bids have been received but would not confirm how many. The former Yorkhill building has now become an Ambulatory Care hospital after the Royal Hospital for Sick Children also transferred to the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Clare Caulfield: 'To lay person, setting up of charity like quantum physics'14 years of Shealyn's life I had been a fundraiser for HeartbeatNI, which suppo
Clare Caulfield: 'To lay person, setting up of charity like quantum physics'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
14 years of Shealyn's life I had been a fundraiser for HeartbeatNI, which supports the children's heart unit in the Royal Hospital for Sick Children and their families. However, it wasn't until June 2013, when Shealyn was admitted into hospital,... Read more
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U TV
Teenager critical after Armagh collisionroad has been closed at its junction with Ungola Road and Baltarran Road. The
Teenager critical after Armagh collision
U TV / Posted 20 days ago
road has been closed at its junction with Ungola Road and Baltarran Road. The teenager was taken to the Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children. Monaghan Road, Armagh is closed at its junctions with Ungola Road and Baltarran Road due to... Read more
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U TV
Teenager hurt in ‘serious’ Armagh collisionroad has been shut at its junction with Ungola Road and Baltarran Road. The te
Teenager hurt in ‘serious’ Armagh collision
U TV / Posted 20 days ago
road has been shut at its junction with Ungola Road and Baltarran Road. The teenager has been taken to the Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children. Monaghan Road, Armagh is closed at its junctions with Ungola Road and Baltarran Road due to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How Wind Mobile founder escapes the staticcharitable by nature but tend to only give to causes they recognize like the Un
How Wind Mobile founder escapes the static
The Globe and Mail / Posted 22 days ago
charitable by nature but tend to only give to causes they recognize like the United Way, Habitat for Humanity or Sick Kids [Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto]. But there are thousands of small causes out there that are starving and not being... Read more
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heraldscotland
Parents call for improved diagnosis of cancer in young childrenHospital that Daisy received a scan which discovered she had enlarged ventricle
Parents call for improved diagnosis of cancer in young children
heraldscotland / Posted 25 days ago
Hospital that Daisy received a scan which discovered she had enlarged ventricles. In late March she was taken to the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Glasgow, where an MRI scan found a tumour. She had surgery to have the tumour removed. This... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
How genetic testing can be used against you - and how Bill S-201 could change thatsays. “It’s totally unbelievable.” Dr. Ronald Cohn is chief of the division of
How genetic testing can be used against you - and how Bill S-201 could change that
The Globe and Mail / Posted 26 days ago
says. “It’s totally unbelievable.” Dr. Ronald Cohn is chief of the division of clinical and metabolic genetics at the Hospital for Sick Children. Like Bombard, he spoke in favour of the bill at the public hearings for the Standing Senate... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Teen killed and five-old girl injured in horror crash on country roadHospital for Children in Glasgow where hospital staff describe her condition as
Teen killed and five-old girl injured in horror crash on country road
Daily Mirror / Posted 27 days ago
Hospital for Children in Glasgow where hospital staff describe her condition as serious." The girl is recovering at Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Glasgow "A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal," the statement... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Teen killed and five-old girl injured in horror crash on country roadHospital for Children in Glasgow where hospital staff describe her condition as
Teen killed and five-old girl injured in horror crash on country road
Daily Mirror / Posted 27 days ago
Hospital for Children in Glasgow where hospital staff describe her condition as serious. The girl is recovering at Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Glasgow "A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal. "Officers based at the... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Tele-backed 'Go Gold' campaign 'can bring change'was recognised was frightening. That needs to change.” Nathan is currently tak
Tele-backed 'Go Gold' campaign 'can bring change'
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
was recognised was frightening. That needs to change.” Nathan is currently taking part in a trial treatment at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children. Gillian said: “We recognise that we need to do this to help other patients and need to find a... Read more
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FOX News
Mother's smoking during pregnancy affects baby's DNAnoted Dr. Amanda Drake, a cardiovascular and pediatric health researcher at the
Mother's smoking during pregnancy affects baby's DNA
FOX News / Posted 29 days ago
noted Dr. Amanda Drake, a cardiovascular and pediatric health researcher at the University of Edinburgh and the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in the U.K. "Sustained smoking leads to more effects," Drake, who wasn't involved in the study,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mother’s smoking during pregnancy affects baby’s DNAnoted Dr. Amanda Drake, a cardiovascular and pediatric health researcher at the
Mother’s smoking during pregnancy affects baby’s DNA
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
noted Dr. Amanda Drake, a cardiovascular and pediatric health researcher at the University of Edinburgh and the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in the U.K. “Sustained smoking leads to more effects,” Drake, who wasn’t involved in the study,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Born with dislocated hips, my son needed a harness for 12 weeks. It hurt me more than it did hima story to tell? See our guidelines at tgam.ca/essayguide. When my son Jack wa
Born with dislocated hips, my son needed a harness for 12 weeks. It hurt me more than it did him
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 days ago
a story to tell? See our guidelines at tgam.ca/essayguide. When my son Jack was four days old, I had to take him to the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto to be fitted for a hip brace. Anyone who has had a baby can attest to a mother’s... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Qlucore’s Omics Explorer enables researchers to study genetic influences behind Li-Fraumeni SyndromeIt is these genetic mechanisms of susceptibility that are the focus of research
Qlucore’s Omics Explorer enables researchers to study genetic influences behind Li-Fraumeni Syndrome
News-Medical-Net / Posted 29 days ago
It is these genetic mechanisms of susceptibility that are the focus of research for the Cancer Genetics Program at the Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in Toronto, Canada. Research within the Cancer Genetics Program is wide ranging. It... Read more
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Scotsman
19 of the most unusual registered Scottish tartansJohn Coraine on behalf of the citizens of the State of New Jersey Designed by
19 of the most unusual registered Scottish tartans
Scotsman / Posted 29 days ago
John Coraine on behalf of the citizens of the State of New Jersey Designed by Lochcarron for the Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children. J.M.Barrie donated all the rights to Peter Pan to the Hospital in 1929, confirmed in his will in... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Fertility 'reassurance' for most chemotherapy-treated female childhood cancer survivorsOncology. In an accompanying comment, Richard Anderson (The University of Edin
Fertility 'reassurance' for most chemotherapy-treated female childhood cancer survivors
News-Medical-Net / Posted 29 days ago
Oncology. In an accompanying comment, Richard Anderson (The University of Edinburgh, UK) and W Hamish Wallace (Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh, UK) write that "[t]his important result further focuses attention on how best to... Read more
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Toronto Star
Retired pediatrician sentenced in decades-old sex assaultsof molesting one patient when she was 14 and 15 years old, touching her multipl
Retired pediatrician sentenced in decades-old sex assaults
Toronto Star / Posted 30 days ago
of molesting one patient when she was 14 and 15 years old, touching her multiple times on her breasts and vagina while she was a patient at the Hospital for Sick Children, including one night when she awoke in her bed to find Sanchez touchi... Read more
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Business Wire
Pediatric Cardiology Researcher-Scientist at Stanford Children’s Health Honored for Lifetime of Contributionsat the University of Toronto. In addition, she was director of cardiovascular r
Pediatric Cardiology Researcher-Scientist at Stanford Children’s Health Honored for Lifetime of Contributions
Business Wire / Posted 30 days ago
at the University of Toronto. In addition, she was director of cardiovascular research at the Research Institute of the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. In addition to the Amberson Lecture Award, Rabinovitch received the 2015 Mentor Award... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Child was convulsing and turning blue before Glasgow nurse sought help, inquiry will be toldMidwifery Council on April 25. Yorkhill Hospital closed in June last year and
Child was convulsing and turning blue before Glasgow nurse sought help, inquiry will be told
EveningTimes Online / Posted 30 days ago
Midwifery Council on April 25. Yorkhill Hospital closed in June last year and patients are now treated at the new Royal Hospital for Sick Children, part of the new Queen Elizabeth University Hospital campus. In a separate case a nurse is facing... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Child was convulsing and turning blue before nurse sought help, an inquiry will be toldMidwifery Council on April 25. Yorkhill Hospital closed in June last year and
Child was convulsing and turning blue before nurse sought help, an inquiry will be told
EveningTimes Online / Posted 30 days ago
Midwifery Council on April 25. Yorkhill Hospital closed in June last year and patients are now treated at the new Royal Hospital for Sick Children, part of the new Queen Elizabeth University Hospital campus. In a separate case a nurse is facing... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Heartbreaking photos show tragedy of Muzzo caseNeville and her son Daniel. Jennifer recalled that her two other children were
Heartbreaking photos show tragedy of Muzzo case
Calgary Sun / Posted a month ago
Neville and her son Daniel. Jennifer recalled that her two other children were being kept alive on life support at the Hospital for Sick Children until she and her husband Edward Lake could hug them one last time. Neville-Lake said she was... Read more
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CBC.ca
Screening healthy kids for developmental delays nixed in new Canadian guidelineswe have postulated there's potential harms," said Dr. Patricia Parkin, a member
Screening healthy kids for developmental delays nixed in new Canadian guidelines
CBC.ca / Posted a month ago
we have postulated there's potential harms," said Dr. Patricia Parkin, a member of the task force and a pediatrician at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. The potential harms include the fallout from inaccurate, false positive results on... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Health care initiative aims to ease wait times for Syrian refugeesscope. The tool was built with pro bono translation help from the likes of Fai
Health care initiative aims to ease wait times for Syrian refugees
The Globe and Mail / Posted 1 months ago
scope. The tool was built with pro bono translation help from the likes of Faisal Al-Sani, a clinical fellow at Toronto’s Hospital for Sick Children who helped sift through culturally irrelevant references as basic as “common-law marriage” or... Read more
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The Comet
Stevenage mum jailed for contaminating daughter’s urine samples with her own bloodand used it in samples she gave to doctors at both the town’s Lister Hospital a
Stevenage mum jailed for contaminating daughter’s urine samples with her own blood
The Comet / Posted 1 months ago
and used it in samples she gave to doctors at both the town’s Lister Hospital and London’s specialist Great Ormond Street Hospital for sick children. The fake samples were only proven when tests showed they contained DNA belonging to two people... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Women who have survived childhood cancer can become pregnant, shows studyof the study, Professor Richard Anderson from the University of Edinburgh, UK a
Women who have survived childhood cancer can become pregnant, shows study
News-Medical-Net / Posted 1 months ago
of the study, Professor Richard Anderson from the University of Edinburgh, UK and Dr Hamish Wallace from the Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh, UK say that this report will enable more accurate counselling of patients about their... Read more

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