Building inspiring healthy futures: A partnership for children, youth and families in Canada

By Sarah A De La Rue The community of purpose convened through Inspiring Healthy Futures has developed an exciting and unique vision to measurably improve...

“Say Nay to the X-ray”: A new toolkit to reduce unneeded ankle X-rays and...

Research at SickKids shows the vast majority of paediatric ankle injuries are low risk and don’t require X-rays during emergency department visits. A new toolkit...

Are the kids ok: Impact of COVID-19

This month's special focus on paediatrics includes a number of articles highlighting the impact of COVID-19 on children and youth. This is the first...

Improving vaccine confidence through better pain management for children and their families

COVID-19 vaccines have already been approved for adolescents, and efforts are underway to approve COVID-19 vaccines for children under 12 years of age. To...

Innovation enhances infant care in Niagara

By Steven Gallagher Niagara Health’s tiniest patients are receiving enhanced care thanks to new technology in our Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). When NICU team members...

Solutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP): Changing how we manage children’s pain

All children experience pain. Two-thirds of children in hospital experience procedures with no pain management, one in five children will develop chronic pain after...

Showing children smiling faces “Behind the Mask”

By Amanda Stancati The hospital can be a scary place for many of our young patients, especially when meeting strangers. But being able to see...

New technique developed to detect autism in children

Researchers have developed a new technique to help doctors more quickly and accurately detect autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in children. In a study led by...

New IWK NICU combines high tech and parent’s touch

By Ben Maycock The IWK has completed the second and final stage of transforming its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) from open-bay care sites to...

Feeling stuck with a challenging mental health or substance use case? BC Children’s Hospital...

By Dr. Jennifer Russel and Jonah Starr In September 2018, the Child and Youth Mental Health Program at BC Children's Hospital launched COMPASS, a...

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