Monthly Archives: June 2009

It’s been called an epidemic. According to statistics from the Childhood Obesity Foundation, over 26 per cent of Canadian children and youth are overweight...

Doctors at St. Paul’s Hospital have a powerful new tool for diagnosing heart disease: a powerful new computed tomography (CT) scanner that is bringing...

When Shelly Thackurdin took her blood pressure at work to see if she was more stressed out than a colleague, the 34-year-old Personal Support...

For the most part, 16 year old Jamie Moore is a pretty normal teenager. She plays sports, dances and hangs out with friends. But...

Learning you have cancer can be traumatic and overwhelming. Knowing where to go for medical support is one thing, but knowing how to find...

Every morning for three months, Greg Robinson, 42, experienced a cramping chest pain. The pain usually subsided after relaxing for 10 minutes, but he...

It is no secret that we are living in challenging times. We regularly hear about business sectors and organizations facing serious issues and, certainly,...

If there is one message Allison Roberts would like to shout to the world it would be a simple one. “Never give up hope.” And...

Dr. Eric Hurowitz, a gastroenterologist with The Scarborough Hospital since 1987, practices what he preaches by incorporating regular exercise in his daily routine as...

Primary liver cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in the world. Unfortunately, it is usually diagnosed far too late for...