Hospital News

April 17 is World Hemophilia Day

April 17, 2018 April 17 is World Hemophilia Day, a day of awareness, of celebration and - for staff and patients of London Health Sciences Centre’s Bleeding Disorders Program - a clinic day. Hemophilia is typically a hereditary genetic condition

LHSC's Children's Hospital cheers on Team Canada

March 16, 2018 Staff and physicians in the Paediatric Medical Day Unit (PMDU) at LHSC’s Children’s Hospital have a message for Canada’s Paralympic Hockey Team in advance of this Sunday’s gold medal game against the United States: “Go Canada Go!”

World Delirium Awareness Day

March 14, 2018 Today, March 14, is the second annual World Delirium Awareness Day. Delirium is an acute confusional state that is the result of a physiological problem like illness, injury, trauma, medication, withdrawal, constipation, dehydration,

World Kidney Day highlights women's kidney health

March 8, 2018 March 8 marks two important days: World Kidney Day and International Women’s Day, highlighting the importance of women’s health and kidney health. At London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC), the Regional Renal Program is helping educate

Celebrating the role of social work at LHSC

March 6, 2018 This week, March 5-11, 2018, marks Social Work Week, recognized by the Ontario Association of Social Workers. At LHSC, it provides an opportunity to highlight the important and valuable role that social workers play within the health