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Beat the post-holiday blues

“The holidays can be a joyful time, but they are often paradoxically very stressful,” says Dr. David Koczerginski, Chief of Psychiatry and Medical Program Director of Mental Health at North York General Hospital. A low mood following a busy, festive time is common, according to Dr. Koczerginski, but if you're feeling persistently down for about two weeks, consider that it may be something more
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  • President and CEO Dr. Joshua Tepper discusses health literacy
    Tue, Jan 08, 2019
    Are you confident in your ability to make informed decisions about your own health? Listen to the Ottawa Morning broadcast as Dr. Joshua Tepper discusses why it matters. Read Moreread more
  • Phillips House redevelopment update
    Fri, Dec 14, 2018
    Redeveloping the Phillips House (10 Buchan Court) will allow NYGH to fully live out its core value of putting patients first in everything we do by creating a therapeutic envi... Read Moreread more
  • Volunteer uses her talent to fill the hospital with music
    Mon, Dec 10, 2018
    Volunteer Jackie Griffin brings her years of piano playing to NYGH, helping to brighten the days of patients in our Reactive Unit and providing enjoyment to everyone in the To... Read Moreread more
  • Stand Out Recognition Awards
    Mon, Nov 26, 2018
    NYGH has recognized and awarded individuals and teams with our Stand Out Team Award and Stand Out President's Award. This recognition reinforces our commitment to patient-... Read Moreread more
  • New device captures patients’ vital signs to improve patient safety
    Tue, Nov 20, 2018
    The Neuro-Stroke Unit has implemented a new eCare project — Cerner's CareAware VitalsLink –— a process which automatically uploads patient vital signs data in the electron... Read Moreread more