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Children and stress – what parents need to know

Children and adolescents experience stress and mental fatigue on a regular basis that can often be overlooked or dismissed as just part of growing up. We spoke with Dr. Michelle Marshall, psychiatrist and subspecialist in child and adolescent psychiatry, and Dr. Hannah Klein, resident in child and adolescent psychiatry, to learn about how stress can […]


Beat the winter blues – with sleep

We’ve all been there – it’s 7 a.m. and even though you know you should be getting ready for work, it’s dark outside and you really just feel like staying in bed. While it may sound appealing to watch Netflix all day, that action will actually make you more tired and put you in the […]


How to stay healthy this flu season

Flu season is here – what you need to know about your healthcare options when you are sick and tips to stay healthy


How to keep your New Year’s health goals

For many people, a new calendar year signals a fresh start and an opportunity to make improvements and changes to their lifestyles. But we also know that it can be very difficult to stick with goals and that by February, many people are right back where they started. To help you with your goal setting, […]


Food to fight the flu

We all know that getting the flu shot is one of the best ways to protect ourselves and our loved ones during flu season. But did you know that eating healthy foods will also lower your risk of getting sick? Stocking up on nutrients helps keep your immune system working well, which can help prevent […]

Patient Warren Ramsundar has his lungs
assessed in our Pulmonary Function Lab.

Raising awareness: World COPD Day

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is an illness that affects more than a million Canadians and accounts for the highest rate of admissions among major chronic illnesses. The good news is that it’s both treatable and preventable (by avoiding smoking). Here’s what you need to know: What is it? COPD is a lung disease that […]


Creating a healthy workplace for our people

Every day our teams are working to make our community healthier. At St. Joe’s we believe it’s important for us to care of our people so they can care for our patients and families. This month is healthy workplace month and we chatted with our Wellness Coordinator about her work and what wellness means at […]


Back in the driver’s seat: A visit to our diabetes clinic is life-changing

Ten years ago when Martin Mallory first visited our Diabetes Clinic, he was spending most of his time in his car, making deliveries and seeing customers as a sales representative. Responsible for making sales calls and dealing with staff issues, he was working long days and putting business first, often ahead of his own health. […]


Diabetes: what you need to know

Diabetes is a chronic disease that affects 1 in 3 Canadians. At St. Joe’s we offer specialized care for people living with diabetes in our community, including one-on-one educations sessions with both nurses and dietitians. Our team of experts helps educate patients so they can self-manage their diabetes and live healthier lives. Here’s what you […]


Sunnyside parking garage under construction

We’re making improvements to our Sunnyside parking garage, located at the corner of Sunnyside Avenue and The Queensway. You’ll notice during this time that some areas and parking spaces in the garage will be temporarily closed for pedestrian and vehicular traffic. There will be signage and barriers in place during these closures; we ask that […]

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