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A Letter From a Frontline Hero – Dale Bialas

“Despite all the challenges and uncertainties we’ve faced, we have continued to move forward every day with positive energy, innovation and a spirit of collaboration.”

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COVID-19 | Community Recognition

We are so grateful for your financial donations and vital contributions of food and personal protective equipment for the teams at Hamilton Health Sciences.

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The Next Level of Spine Surgery

Advancements in technology used during spinal surgery are providing numerous benefits for patients and surgical teams. Orthopedic surgeons at Hamilton Health Sciences, specifically those at Hamilton General Hospital and McMaster Children’s Hospital, now have the critical equipment to take advantage of those advancements.

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Rehabilitation for the Region

“We work together with the common goal of optimizing a patient’s function and preparing them for discharge to the most appropriate setting,” explains Tricia Illman, a Registered Occupational Therapist at the Regional Rehabilitation Centre’s Adult Wheelchair and Seating Clinic.

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MS Support for the Entire Journey

Living with multiple sclerosis (MS) comes with a unique set of challenges for both patients and families, but they should know that they are never alone.

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Four Local Businesses Join Care4 Program

We are pleased to announce that Vineland Estates Winery, Forsythe Health Care, Joseph Tassoni Face Coverings and Healthy Planet Canada have joined our Care4 cause marketing program.

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UNPLUGGED – March 7, 2021

On Sunday, March 7, join us for a new experience.

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New Partnership With Joseph Tassoni

We are proud to partner with Joseph Tassoni, a Burlington-based Canadian high-end fashion brand to develop a custom Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation non-medical face covering this is available for $15.

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Continuous Cardiac Care

The shortness of breath became more frequent and her heart rate spiked without warning. In 2016, activities like climbing stairs and carrying a laundry basket grew increasingly difficult for Wendy from Haldimand County.

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The Iron Will of a Trauma Survivor

Shelley Wickenheiser regularly competes in Ironman triathlons, which are regarded as one of the most difficult races in the world. But on one sunny day in September 2018, Shelley’s future in sports was jeopardized when she was struck by a car while riding her bicycle.