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Marilyn Emery speaks to hundreds at prestigious Gairdner event
WCH sponsors a public lecture about the personalized genome as part of the Gairdner Awards. > MORE

WCH in the Media

Dr. Kymm Feldman and Dr. Shari Kirsh discuss the top five health concerns facing women today on Global TV. Click here to view the clip. reports on new research showing that women with diabetes are more likely to develop arrhythmia. Dr. Lorraine Lipscombe comments. To view the article, click here.

BBC News and others report on Dr. Steven Narod’s research on the link between breast density and increased risk of cancer recurrence. Click here to read the article. To view the press release, click here.

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Spotlight on Nursing: A WCH Special Series

Nursing at the Reproductive Life Stages Program
Elaine Barrons matches patients with therapists to ensure they get the care they need when they need it most. > MORE


Research shows that breast density associated with increased risk of cancer recurrence
New study published in Cancer, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society. > MORE

From WCH Foundation

Stars will soon be shining!
Women’s College Hospital Foundation launches the 2009 Celebrate a Star campaign. Click here for more information.

Take Note

Sport CARE introduces new program: The Active Pregnancy Clinic
Exercise promotes a healthy pregnancy before, during and after childbirth. > MORE