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A New Beginning with Prosthetics and Orthotics

The loss of a limb due to illness or trauma can be devastating for patients and their families. Read more

Bob Nedelko

“Luck was on My Side”

“It started with a searing pain in my head,” says Bob Nedelko of Vineland, who owns a No Frills store in downtown Burlington. Read more

Partnering to Save Children’s Lives

Just like adults, newborns can experience strokes, aneurysms or any other neurological complications. Read more

When Every Second Counts

Each passing moment can mean the difference between life and death. Read more

Zeroing in on Brain Surgery

Cutting-edge technology is allowing neurosurgeons at McMaster Children’s Hospital and Hamilton General Hospital to perform brain surgery on both children and adults with greater precision than ever before. Read more

Gala Funding Supports New Investigators

Proceeds from The Foundation’s annual gala help support the New Investigator Fund (NIF).  Read more

Cerebral Palsy Patient Stands Tall

Twenty-four-year-old Dale Geiss from Hamilton endured years of physical and emotional pain due to living with the challenges related to cerebral palsy. Read more

From Northern Ontario to Hamilton General Hospital

For 35-year-old Teri Polesky, living in Northern Ontario means that many specialty health care services are not available locally. Read more

A New Grandmother Takes Cardiac Health to Heart

For Lori St. Onge of Niagara Falls, winter 2015 had more than enough excitement already. On top of the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, she had just become a grandmother and was looking forward to spending time with her new grandson. Then her chest pains began. Read more