Research aims for early diagnosis of Parkinson’s Making every moment count at ARCH hospice Timmins takes bite out of organ donor wait times
Continuing education supports rural health

Continuing education supports rural health

I have a proud confession. I, Dr. Roger Strasser, dean of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) have a famous friend. If you read my last column in the… Read more »

New Liskeard patient has unique experience at North Bay Regional

New Liskeard patient has unique experience at North Bay Regional

MS patient with broken hip learns to stand When Laurie McBride came to the North Bay Regional Health Centre (NBRHC) in January 2016 she had a goal in mind –… Read more »

HSN consolidates outpatient cardiac care

HSN consolidates outpatient cardiac care

Four cardiologists relocate to Outpatient Centre Health Sciences North (HSN) and a team of four cardiologists in Sudbury have established a one-stop centre for cardiac care at the hospital’s Outpatient… Read more »

NOSM prof publishes third book

NOSM prof publishes third book

Cancer Biomarkers in Body Fluids Dr. Gabriel Dakubo, an assistant professor at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine and adjunct professor at Lakehead University, has announced the release of his… Read more »

North East LHIN tackles housing strategy

North East LHIN tackles housing strategy

Housing recognized as determinant of health A 23-member expert Housing Panel convened by the North East Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is scheduled to submit a report detailing housing needs… Read more »

March of Dimes clinics fill gaps in northeast

March of Dimes clinics fill gaps in northeast

Northern Medical Clinic program dates back to 1950s polio epidemic Between 1949 and 1954, 11,000 people in Canada were left paralyzed by polio. In 1953 alone, there were 9,000 cases… Read more »

Making every moment count at ARCH hospice

Making every moment count at ARCH hospice

Additional funding recognizes quality of care Walking past the exquisitely manicured gardens into the attractive building, visitors are greeted by the smell of fresh baking. While one could be describing… Read more »

Research aims for early diagnosis of Parkinson’s

Research aims for early diagnosis of Parkinson’s

Radiopharmaceutical shows promise for measuring GCase levels A research team at the Thunder Bay Regional Research Institute’s Molecular Imaging Lab is working on the development of ground-breaking imaging technology to… Read more »

Timmins takes bite out of organ donor wait times

Timmins takes bite out of organ donor wait times

Seven Ontarians thankful for life-saving transplants from Timmins donors In its first year as a Trillium Gift of Life organ donor site, Timmins and District Hospital facilitated life-saving organ donations… Read more »

Pilot program expedites care for addicts

Pilot program expedites care for addicts

Rapid Action Addiction Medical clinic sees patients within 48 hours People with substance abuse disorders who repeatedly show up in Emerg or walk-in clinics in Sudbury can now be referred… Read more »

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