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Health tips & information from Sunnybrook experts
I have been diagnosed with severe aortic stenosis in a heart valve. I am now having more symptoms, such as chest pains and shortness of breath. I’ve heard about a minimally-invasive procedure called TAVI. How does it compare to heart surgery to replace the valve.
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Learning that you have, or are at risk for having, a BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene mutation can be challenging. There are changes to medical care and cancer risk management decisions[...]
I had a breast lumpectomy at an Ontario hospital on March 7th. My follow-up appointment was on March 25th and was told I need more surgery. I noticed the pathology report was written on March 13th. If the report was ready then, why did it take another 12 days to inform me of the results?
I don’t know about you, but my neighbourhood was a hive of activity today! Runners, joggers, kids on skateboards — the sun is finally shining and we can’t resist getting[...]
I was recently in a hospital emergency room. There seemed to be a lot of people crowding up the ER with pretty minor health problems. I thought people are supposed to go to their family doctors or walk-in clinics for non-emergencies.
BRCA1 and BRCA2 gene mutations were first connected to an increased risk for breast and ovarian cancer in women in 1994 and 1995 respectively. This was a big moment in medical[...]
If you or a loved one is experiencing any of these symptoms, it’s critical to call 9-1-1 right away
I suffer from osteoarthritis and my joints hurt. My doctor says I should take a pain medication like Tylenol to remain active. But I’ve read Tylenol can damage my liver. What am I to do?