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Sunnybrook is the largest-single site hospital in Canada. Our mission is to care for our patients and their families when it matters most; our vision is to invent the future of health care. With these goals in mind, we provide interactive web tools – from blogs, to social media, to YouTube videos and more – to connect with and educate patients and families.

Our health tips are for informational purposes only, and they are not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice.
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Is Loneliness Bad For My Health?

Written by Alexis Dobranowski, Communications Advisor at Sunnybrook. As we head into the holiday season, when some of us will be bouncing from party to party, balancing family visits and time with fri...
11/27/2017 17:13 EST
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What Are Clinical Trials?

Clinical trials, unlike other research, always involve humans. The studies are thoroughly reviewed by trained staff who decide whether or not the research is safe and ethical to perform on humans. These studies are performed with patient safety and confidentiality as a priority and you are always given a choice whether or not to participate.
05/17/2017 01:38 EDT