With a world-first procedure pioneered at Sunnybrook, the blood-brain barrier is no longer an impassable fortress, and cures for the deadliest diseases of our time could be at hand
State-of-the-art targeted radiation for prostate tumours and metastases is bringing uncommon results to the most common male cancer
Researchers are on the trail of risks lurking within DNA
The physicians and researchers at Sunnybrook’s Odette Cancer Centre are on a mission
Warming a tumour makes it more receptive to radiation or chemo treatment, and a Sunnybrook team is perfecting the technique with real-time monitoring
More than three years after he nearly lost his life in a house fire, an actor has battled back through horrific injuries to return to the stage
Research and Innovation
Sunnybrook is part of an elite global team working with new image-guided radiation technology that raises the stakes in fighting the most hard-to-treat cancers
One in five Canadians has high blood pressure, but the condition is often poorly controlled among First Nations people
The effects of concussion can linger after a head injury, sometimes for an extended period of time. Headaches, trouble concentrating, forgetfulness, unusual tiredness and trouble with balance are common symptoms.
Made-in-Ontario imaging devices seek to redefine the landscape of interventional cardiology
A world-first study by Sunnybrook Health Science Centre researchers has taken a closer look at why elderly burn patients are far less likely to survive a burn injury than younger adults.
Daphne Tully has been soothing patients for decades with her hospital room paintings
Donors like Ernie Loch are helping make renovations possible for Sunnybrook’s Palliative Care Unit
Stanley Weigen loved Sunnybrook, and it showed in his dedication to volunteering
They answered the call when our country needed heroes. This November, Canadians can honour, thank and support our veterans by joining Operation Raise a Flag.
Women who battle blazes have a higher-than-average risk of the disease − which is why their colleagues are raising money to help beat it
Healing the Future
Zapping tumours with focused ultrasound and putting new cancer drugs to the test: just two of CeRIGT’s leading-edge projects
Someone in Canada develops dementia every five minutes, a rate that is projected to more than double over the next thirty years.
Simulated medical procedures are a key component of teaching the next generation of health-care professionals
We often hear the phrase “teaching hospital.” But what does it actually mean?
New minimally invasive cardiac procedures are saving lives and aiding speedier recovery