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CHEO patient, diagnosed with leukemia, has several tricks up his sleeve

As Anthony Farinon dips a small plastic wand into a bottle and blows glistening bubbles around the hospital room, the eyes of the little patients around him widen. 795 more words

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First grandchild born on Family Day

What better way to celebrate Family Day than to welcome our first grandchild into our family?  The parents were expecting to get a phone call scheduling them for an induction, but their baby had his own plans. 116 more words


You're in hell

I’ve been wanting to write this blog for a long time.

Last year, it was too raw. Too new. It was still difficult for me to find the words, even after a full year had passed. 811 more words

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How to Drive Me MDI Mad

For the past several months we have been struggling with Marcus’s numbers.  So much that CHEO removed him from the pump because his A1c kept climbing.  598 more words

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Forbes ranks CHEO as Canada's No. 1 health-care employer (again)

The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario has been ranked Canada’s No. 1 health-care employer by Forbes for the second year in a row.

The magazine’s Canada’s Best Employers list, based on statistics and input from workers, ranks CHEO No. 106 more words

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CHEO will 'never turn away' kids barred from life-saving surgeries by U.S. travel ban

Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario says it will never turn away a child in need of life-saving care and is prepared to open its doors to ailing children barred by U.S. 489 more words

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Capital Voices: 'Thinking about Canada 150 is thinking about the future'

In anticipation of Canada’s sesquicentennial celebrations, the Citizen’s Bruce Deachman has been out in search of Ottawans — 150 of them — to learn their stories of life and death, hope and love, obsession and fear. 646 more words

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