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Stem Cell Transplant Campaign Will Give More Cancer Patients a Tomorrow

Hamilton, ON: Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre is one of three hospitals in Ontario providing all forms of adult stem cell transplants. Read more

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I Now Have a Tomorrow

Cassandra Wadham of Burlington was in a life or death situation. Read more

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On the Edge of Medical Science

When 20-year-old Ramsey Fayed of Oakville started to feel his throat closing up at night, he knew that “something wasn’t right.” What he didn’t realize, however, was that his life was in danger. Read more

Persistence in Screening Conquers Cancer

When Donna Johnson of Ohsweken visited her family doctor in October of 2012, she had no inkling that her life was at a crossroads. Read more

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Enhancing Patient Care in a Wireless World

When it comes to patient care, a matter of seconds can make an enormous difference. That is a major reason why the Vocera Badge Communication System was recently implemented for Wards C3 and C4 at Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre. Read more

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Today’s Clinical Trials …Tomorrow’s Standard of Care

The Clinical Trials Program is one of the ways in which the teams at Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre stay at the forefront of cancer care. Before a new treatment can be used, it must go through the clinical trial process. Read more