Hospital for Sick Children

Tumour Removed Without Radiation Or Surgery

CP | Sheryl Ubelacker, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.05.2014 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Doctors at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto have removed a benign tumour from a 16-year-old boy's leg bone using a cutting-edge hea...

Probiotics May Help Solve Your Memory Problems

Jason Tetro | Posted 09.20.2013 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpg We've all been there. A question arises and you know the answer and yet, even though it might be on the tip of your tongue, you just can't seem to grasp it. Unveiling how memories are formed, retained and recollected has been one of research's greatest challenges. Germs however, may have already solved the riddle.

Paradigm Shift In Fighting This Disease

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.02.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - It's been a long road. But some cystic fibrosis patients in Canada may be on the verge of reaping the benefits of a gene discovery made in T...

SickKids Patients Celebrate Prom Night

CBC | Posted 09.13.2012 | Canada

Courtney Gibson is sitting down, eyes closed, features totally relaxed. Her makeup artist rests one hand on her velvety looking cheek. The other brush...

Ontario Mom Charged With Murder Months After Daughter's Death

CBC | Posted 08.19.2012 | Canada

A Mississauga mother has appeared in court on a second-degree murder charge that was laid nine months after the death of her young daught...