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September 15-21, 2019 is Child Passenger Safety Week in Atlantic Canada

Halifax, NS—September 15-21 is Child Passenger Safety Week (CPSW) in Atlantic Canada. The purpose of CPSW is to bring attention to the importance of safely transporting children, as motor vehicle crashes are a leading cause of death and serious injury for children in Canada. Continue Reading

IWK Research awards scholarships to budding health researchers

For Immediate Release – Halifax: Three Maritime students have been awarded $2,500 scholarships to continue their education in a field that will enhance health research or innovation. The Future Health Research and Innovation Scholarships are awarded on behalf of the IWK Health Centre Research Department to foster awareness of health research among youth.

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Notice to patients & families

The IWK Health Centre’s outpatient blood collection lab and X-ray services will be closed Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 and will reopen on Thursday, April 18th, 2019.  This temporary closure is required to allow crews to complete required maintenance to the Health Centre’s electrical system.

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Children's Grief - Buddington's friend dies

Watch on Youtube »

Chron's Survival Guide: The Real Deal on Tube Feeds

Watch on Youtube »

Child Life Medical Play: How to Put a Cast on a Rubber Chicken!

Watch on Youtube »

Jennifer Helps Buddington Pack for a Trip to the Hospital

Watch on Youtube »

Buddington is Nervous

Watch on Youtube »

Outside to Play!

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