Mount Sinai Hospital

Doctors Performing C-Sections Shouldn't Make Unnecessary Cuts

Her Magazine | Posted 07.29.2016 | Canada Living
Her Magazine

Three weeks after my third C-section, I decided to take off my bandage and I was truly horrified. I saw a 2nd incision above my previous C-section scar. What on earth was this OBGYN thinking? I was shocked and angry and really felt violated. I was exhausted and excited to meet my baby, and it really didn't occur to me to remind the doctor on call to cut over my previous C-section. You would think this was common practice and that there were notes in my file about my discussions and expectations for this procedure. Was he careless? Was he disrespectful? Was he in a rush? Was it just easier for him to make a new incision?

'He Wasn't Afraid Of Death. He Was Afraid Of The Days Leading To Death'

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.08.2015 | Canada

TORONTO - Last summer as the Canadian Medical Association debated whether to drop its long-standing opposition to physician-assisted death, the organi...

'Rough Shape'

CBC | Posted 11.16.2014 | Canada Politics

A newspaper columnist who spoke by phone with Rob Ford on Monday said the Toronto mayor is in "rough shape" and has undergone a second biopsy — thi...

Toronto Hospital Receives HUGE Donation

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.24.2013 | Canada Impact

TORONTO - Toronto's Mount Sinai Hospital says it has received a $35-million donation that will be used to fund research in areas such as cancer, diabe...

Hospital Wants To Follow You And Your Baby

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.27.2013 | Canada Living

A team of Canadian researchers is hoping that a groundbreaking new study tracking thousands of women through pregnancy and the childhood of their babi...

The Case Of The Missing Flu

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.06.2012 | Canada

TORONTO - It's a bit confounding, even for influenza.This year's Northern Hemisphere flu season has been markedly mild in many places — Canada, the ...

It Came From... Canada

Posted 07.30.2011 | Canada

(The Canadian Press) -- TORONTO - Canadian researchers have identified what appears to be the first domestically acquired case of an NDM-1 superbug. ...