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March 15, 2017
Food for thought
How nutrition plays a role in health care
February 20, 2017
Eight ways to stay on your feet this winter
The art Lorraine Oberg donated to the Misericordia Community Hospital is very personal. In this painting, "Memories," you see a Cossack sculpted by Lorraine’s brother, an ostrich egg her daughter made and cross-stitch from her aunt Vicky.
February 13, 2017
Artist offers hope and healing with Wall of Gratitude
January 25, 2017
Fourteen ways to keep your brain healthy
Tips from Dr. Harry Zirk, Geriatrician at the Grey Nuns Hospital
December 12, 2016
Volunteer knitters provide comfort to kids in hospital
Through knitted donations, volunteers are helping to make the emergency department a less scary place
November 28, 2016
Flu shots protect vulnerable patients, yet not all healthcare workers get immunized
Chateau Vitaline resident Velma Baker loves when the Grade 5 and 6 students from École Bellevue School come to visit.
November 14, 2016
Sparking new friendships
Patient Mary Nychka was one of the first on Unit 52 to be introduced to the Walk With Me program in January 2016.
November 2, 2016
Walk With Me program takes another step forward
When you're down and out, the last thing you want is to get up and about.
October 25, 2016
Life-changing heart attack
An important part of recovery is how hospital staff support patients for discharge
October 12, 2016
Door of Mercy