Innovative co-design leads to empowered aging

By Arielle Ricketts Technology is transforming our everyday lives. We can travel to another country in a matter of hours, pay for an item with...

Changing the future of vascular care one patient at a time

Imagine waking up one morning with symptoms often associated with heart attacks: shortness of breath, pain in the chest or back radiating down the...

Doubling access to medical imaging services in western York Region

By Christina Cindric When we think about going to a hospital for care, we likely think about visiting the Emergency Department after a fall,...

Detecting early cognitive impairment

By Dr. Angela Troyer Early and accessible detection of cognitive impairment is critical in order to provide clients and their families with information, resources, and...

Researchers develop a new way to find cancer at the nanometre scale

Lab-on-a-chip technology uses magnetic particles to identify biomarkers of concern before a tumor even forms. Diagnosing and treating cancer can be a race against time....

Harnessing the power of smart technology to enhance patient experience

By Vaso Charitsis After a long workday, John, 60, begins to feel unwell while exercising. He is dizzy, has trouble speaking and calls an ambulance....

Improving resident care with home-grown research

By Elizabeth Benner   When you walk through the resident halls of Unity Health Toronto’s Cardinal Ambrozic Houses of Providence, each door tells a story. The...

Study helps explain vaccination rates and vaccine hesitancy

The iCARE survey of public attitudes around COVID-19 has finished its 12th round of data-gathering since its launch in March 2020   By Patrick Lejtenyi A...

Reimagining long-term care with lessons from the pandemic

CSA Group outlines a new standard to enhance quality of life and protect residents, staff, and visitors     *Sponsored content By Diana Swift Nothing revealed the need for...

In LTC homes, the conditions of work are the conditions of care

By Linda Silas and Pat Armstrong As Canada faces the reality of entering a fourth wave, COVID-19 continues to take an immense toll on...

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