Two years ago Chris had a life-threatening heart attack that resulted in a two and a half week hospital stay he doesn’t remember. To this day, he’s still known by doctors and staff at Hamilton General Hospital as “the guy that beat the odds”.
Eighteen boxers step into the ring, but Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre Foundation and McMaster Children’s Hospital Foundation emerge victorious.
A wife and mother, my detour from my regularly scheduled programming began only a few short months ago as I was told I have breast cancer.
When Stephanie was six months pregnant, she began to experience strange symptoms one night before bed. Luckily, her partner took them very seriously, and insisted on calling 9-1-1.
After Dr. Clive Kearon’s cancer diagnosis, he thought his life expectancy was short. Four weddings later, he is still dancing and sharing his story.
Hamilton Health Sciences has a pilot project using video conferencing for follow-up appointments at multiple adult clinics.
Our surgeons are working with community partners to better support patients with IV drug addiction after they leave hospital.
Central lines infections are one of the most common causes of patient harm in hospitals. That’s why we’re creating a system-wide plan to reduce them.
Tara and Amanda are well acquainted with the services at McMaster Children’s Hospital, as they have adopted multiple children with complex physical or developmental needs.