St. Paul’s Hospital

City report reveals plan for hotel and conference centre on Downtown Eastside hospital site

The development of a new hospital and health-care campus in the Downtown Eastside could have far-reaching ramifications on the neighbourhood.

St. Paul's Hospital addressing ‘brutal lack of dignity’ allegation in treating Alzheimer’s patient

Health officials are investigating after a Vancouver man alleges his 78-year-old mother with Alzheimer’s was roughed up by St. Paul’s Hospital security and left crying and bruised this week.

8 medical breakthroughs Canadians should be proud of (Dr. Julio Montaner)

Canadians are known for hockey, maple syrup and poutine, but what about their contributions to furthering medicine? Turns out, Canada is responsible for handfuls of medical breakthroughs from Pablum to insulin and child-resistant medicine bottles.

St. Paul’s ICU Garden

Patients at St. Paul’s Hospital intensive care unit now have something to brighten up their days. The ICU garden at St. Paul’s Hospital is getting replanted thanks to a generous donation.

Opioid prescriptions 'drying up,' doctor concerned where patients will turn

Prescriptions for pain pills in St. John's have become scarce since a rash of overdoses from the deadly opioid fentanyl, says an addictions doctor.

Vigil brings 500 to Vancouver church to honour fentanyl victims

A vigil at Vancouver's Christ Church Cathedral brought hundreds together to grieve, mourn and honour those who have died from fentanyl-related overdoses.

Happy Mother's Day: Mother survives heart attack while giving birth

When Brittany Forrest went into cardiac arrest at seven-months pregnant, doctors had no choice but to perform an emergency C-section and deliver her baby. They both nearly died, but quick thinking helped turn a tragedy into a “miracle”.

St. Paul's Hospital nurses recognized on Kiss Radio

Celebrating National Nurses Week, Mornings with Kevin and Sonia invited in a group of special nurses from the psychiatric unit at St. Paul's Hospital, who have been on the front lines of the drug overdose crisis in Vancouver.

Mother's Day: Woman who had heart attack during childbirth thanks St. Paul's cardiac team

Jaxon Gallagher is only one month old, but one day he’ll be old enough to tell his mom “Happy Mother’s Day,” and learn the story of how her heart gave out the day he was born.

Woman and baby alive after medical drama unfolds at St. Paul’s Hospital

It was a medical emergency fit for an episode of Grey’s Anatomy — Doctors at St. Paul’s Hospital managed to save a young, pregnant woman and her baby after the mom went into sudden heart failure.


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