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The art of designing health care

Health-care professionals are problem solvers by nature. But as health care becomes increasingly complex, creativity is becoming more of an essential skill for clinicians to learn and incorporate ...

Dr. Katherine Lee


Screening taboo leads to delayed detection of colon cancer

Despite having screening programs in place to help with early detection of colon cancer, a new report from the Canadian Cancer Society shows one in two colorectal cancers in Canada are being diagn...

$11.6 million gift to fund state-of-the-art Lake House Palliative Care Centre

Hans Koehle’s first introduction to St. Joseph’s Health Centre was 60 years ago ­– and he never forgot it. A moment of bravado in his 20s – he dove into Lake Ontario at the Toronto Sai...

Reducing pressure injuries and length of stay — with food

One of the most important medications you may take in hospital is food. Eating properly helps you recover faster, reduces your chances of developing additional complications and helps ensure you d...

Q&A with Leonard Benoit, Aboriginal Navigator

Leonard Benoit is a nurse and understands how to navigate the health-care system. But for other First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples, concern about stigma, discrimination and other factors can ...

Elderly Community Health Services: evolving a care team to the patient’s needs

Ninety-four-year-old Anne Nicholson has been coming to the Elderly Community Health Services (ECHS) clinic at St. Joseph’s Health Centre for 15 years, and has received care from a rheumatologist, a ...

Avoid “snake oil” sunscreen pills and stick to sun safety basics: dermatologist

Consumers should heed the warning of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and avoid any sun protection products peddled online with dubious claims, says dermatologist Erin Dahlke, who is launching a ...

Dr. Olya Keenan


Dr. Nicholas Wang

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