Hospital News

Virtual urgent care closes gaps to accessibility

April 22, 2022 In an effort to increase health care access for families, Children’s Hospital at London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) will extend its Virtual Paediatric Urgent Care Clinic beyond the pandemic in consultation with regional partners

Spring Food Drive 2022: Thank you for sharing

April 19, 2022 From March 14 to April 8, LHSC staff, doctors and volunteers donated a total of 484 lbs. of food and $1,236.37 to the London Food Bank, as part of the Spring Food Drive 2022 campaign. We sincerely appreciate your contribution to this

Celebrating National Medical Laboratory Week

April 11, 2022 Each April, National Medical Laboratory Week is celebrated across Canada to promote awareness and understanding of the role of medical laboratory professionals in the health-care system. This week, we are pleased to recognize and thank

Epilepsy awareness: A journey of strength and hope

March 31, 2022 Emily Toupin has a motto that motivates her daily – “Take it one day at a time.” Emily was nineteen years old when she had her first seizure. When she woke up one morning, she noticed her shoulder was fractured. It was extremely odd

March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

March 31, 2022 March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. Colorectal Cancer (CRC) is the third most common cancer in Canada, accounting for 11% of all cancers. Every day, 68 Canadians are diagnosed with CRC, and 26 Canadians die from it. LHSC’s

Recognizing Dietitians Day

March 16, 2022 Dietitians Day is celebrated each March in appreciation of the important role that dietitians play as regulated health-care professionals, committed to using their expertise and skills to create a healthier future for all Canadians