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A lifetime at the Edmonton General

Theresa Burwell’s life has come full circle.Born in September 1940 at the then Edmonton General Hospital, she returned to its corridors ...

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Made-to-order food service launches at the Misericordia Hospital

Metro Magas sits in his Misericordia Community Hospital bed looking over his Covenant Cuisine menu as he decides what he wants ...

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How to talk with someone who's dying

Hank Michalow knew he was dying. He spoke openly, unafraid to ask questions or to reveal his fears and wishes. The ...

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