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  • CBC News Hamilton

    Hamilton Health Sciences is reminding the public that it's everyone's responsibility to help curb the spread of flu.On Thursday, HHS published some tips to help keep the city healthy as well as some other general information about the flu.

  • CBC News Hamilton

    Nearly a year after her death, 18-year-old Laura Hillier's relentless advocacy for stem cell treatments is coming to fruition: a unit is in development at Juravinski that will increase its treatment output by 50 per cent.

  • The Hamilton Spectator

    Hamilton Health Sciences has more than 2,000 research studies happening at any one time at our various sites and centres. Right here and now, we're tackling real-life, close-to-home Hamilton issues that are having a positive effect on our patients, families and our community.

  • CHCH TV

    Flu season is here and despite all our precautions it can hit and hit hard. Dr. Sarah Khan is an infectious disease physician with Hamilton Health Sciences and she has some things to watch for and how to handle them.

  • CBC News

    This year, Fox-Robichaud partnered with IBM to create a computer program that scans vital signs and calculates the warning score automatically. Now, when the new screening process detects a score of six or more, it triggers a pager warning to the members of the rapid-response team.

  • CHCH TV

    The Bulldogs took their in-arena version of a teddy bear toss to their annual visit to McMaster Children’s Hospital. The players and coaching staff dished out stuffed bruiser dolls, sang some carols and played video games.

  • The Bay Observer

    Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre is one of three hospitals in Ontario providing all forms of adult stem cell transplants. Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre Foundation is asking for the public’s support to help increase capacity for stem cell transplants and give hope to patients across the province in need of this potentially life-saving treatment.

  • Niagara This Week

    The West Lincoln Memorial Hospital has a new piece of technology that’s saving time, money and transport. It’s a device that allows medical staff to send images of blood samples from WLMH to the Hamilton Health Sciences main facility.

  • CHCH TV

    Tuesday is ‘Giving Tuesday’. A day when people are encouraged to donate to their favourite charity. Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation would like you consider them in your giving.

  • Niagara This Week

    Funds from West Lincoln Memorial Hospital Foundation’s annual Trees of Healthy Wishes campaign will support hospital priorities, including the colposcopy clinic so that women can continue access to the best care and technology in the convenience of their community hospital.

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