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Cancer & Me video series: The journey

Cancer and Me is a 7-video series about the cancer journey. In our lives we, or someone we love, will be diagnosed with cancer. Today, doctors and researchers have a better understanding of the causes of cancer so we can work towards prevention. We have the tools and technology to treat cancer early so more people can have better outcomes.
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Cancer & Me: Screening
Watch the video to find out about Ontario's 3 screening programs for breast, cervical and colorectal cancer.
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In the Genes: Searching for answers
Rachel, a first-time mom, insisted on a referral to the Genetics clinic when her new baby was found to be deaf. She was upset when her daugh...

News & Community

  • Read the April issue of The Pulse!
    Mon, Apr 07, 2014
    The latest issue of North York General's community e-newsletter features our Cancer and Me video series, NYGH's new partnership with the Toronto Police Service, postpartu... Read More read more
  • Postpartum depression: Signs, symptoms and support
    Wed, Apr 02, 2014
    It can be hard to talk about feeling depressed after having a baby because of our society's belief that this should be the happiest time in your life. If you are sufferin... Read More read more
  • Drop-in mammogram marathon at Branson Ambulatory Care Centre – May 7, 2014
    Wed, Apr 02, 2014
    On Wednesday, May 7, take the opportunity to bring the important women in your life for an early Mother's Day gift: a mammogram. Walk in to the Branson Ambulatory Care Ce... Read More read more
  • Planning your stay at NYGH? Here's what to pack
    Wed, Apr 02, 2014
    We aim to make your stay at NYGH as comfortable as possible, but you may want to consider packing a bag of personal items to make your visit more enjoyable. Read More read more
  • NYGH and Toronto Police Service: A community partnership
    Tue, Apr 01, 2014
    North York General Hospital has partnered with the Toronto Police Service (TPS) to launch a new Mobile Crisis Intervention Team (MCIT). Read More read more
  • 2014 Toronto Mental Health & Spiritual Care Symposium
    Mon, Mar 31, 2014
    At the May 8 Advancing Frontiers in Treating Mood Disorders symposium, both mental health and spiritual care professionals will work to promote an understanding of the sy... Read More read more
  • RPN Desiree-Ann Prillo featured in The Nursing Journal
    Mon, Mar 31, 2014
    Desiree-Ann Prillo, Registered Practical Nurse in North York General's Acute Care Unit, is featured on the cover of The Registered Practical Nursing Journal, winter 2014.... Read More read more
  • Dr. Alan Fung named Research Ethics Board Chair
    Mon, Mar 31, 2014
    Dr. Alan Fung, attending NYGH Physician and Medical Director of Research, Mental Health Program, has been named Research Ethics Board Chair at North York General. He assu... Read More read more
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