Sick Kids Hospital

Tumour Removed Without Radiation Or Surgery

CP | Sheryl Ubelacker, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.06.2014 | 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...

Around the World in 80 Days for SickKids Hospital

Nikki Fotheringham | Posted 04.15.2014 | Canada Impact
Nikki Fotheringham

Since Jules Verne's tantalizing novel first introduced us to the concept in 1873, circumnavigating the globe has held a strange allure for the adventu...

Teens With HIV: The Forgotten Generation?

Nicci Stein | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada Impact
Nicci Stein

banner The adolescent years are tough by any standards. The decade between 10 years and 20 brings multiple challenges -- changing bodies, complex interpersonal peer relationships, navigating increasing independence, experiencing sex and intimacy, completing school and facing the future.

Three Days Grace Don't Hate Everything About Hometown

Huffington Post Music Canada | Aaron Brophy | Posted 12.13.2012 | Canada Music

There's a line by Thomas Wolfe that goes "you can't go back home again," but for Norwood, Ontario's Three Days Grace they're doing exactly that for go...

The Love of a Mother Can Move Mountains: My Interview With Dana Florence (VIDEO)

Shannon Skinner | Posted 09.15.2012 | Canada
Shannon Skinner

2012-06-18-ShannonSkinner.jpg When Dana Florence gave birth to triplets on January 1, 2008, life changed -- dramatically. The triplets were born 15 weeks premature and the fight for their lives began, enduring many procedures and surgeries to keep them alive.

The Woman Who Made it up Everest -- Then Died

Shannon Skinner | Posted 09.08.2012 | Canada Living
Shannon Skinner

2012-06-18-ShannonSkinner.jpg On May 19, 2012, Shriya Shah-Klorfine became the first Canadian woman of South Asian origin to summit Mount Everest. Only a few hours later, at the age of 33, Shriya died on the descent. This past weekend, nearly two months later, her friends and loved ones gathered at a memorial service to celebrate Shriya's extraordinary life. I wanted to celebrate it, too. So I decided to honour her in this blog.

Man Arrested After 2 Toddlers, Woman Tumble From Toronto Balcony

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.06.2012 | Canada

TORONTO - A man has been charged with three counts of attempted murder after a woman and her two young children plunged from a fourth-floor balcony in...

Goodwill? Good Wages

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.09.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- OTTAWA - Goodwill means good wages for thousands of Canadian charity workers. An analysis of tax filings by The Canadian Pres...