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Past News - 2005

Clinical trials needed for paediatric stroke
Thursday, December 29, 2005

Holiday safety tips from Safe Kids Canada
Thursday, December 15, 2005

Researchers identify key protein involved in neuropathic pain
Wednesday, December 14, 2005

Dr. Janet Rossant, SickKids’ Chief of Research, receives 2005 Michael Smith Prize in Health Research
Wednesday, November 23, 2005

SickKids is the first hospital in North America to replace a pulmonary valve without performing open-heart surgery
Wednesday, November 9, 2005

Researchers discover a protein responsible for shaping the nervous system
Monday, November 7, 2005

Flipped genetic sequences illuminate human evolution and disease
Friday, October 28, 2005

Researchers discover gene involved in heart arrhythmia
Wednesday, October 26, 2005

SickKids hosts information day on managing pain in children
Thursday, October 13, 2005

Study proves genetic variations influence severity of cystic fibrosis
Wednesday, October 5, 2005

International study provides physicians with guidelines for the treatment of juvenile idiopathic arthritis and highlights need for individualized patient care
Tuesday, October 4, 2005

Researchers find use of multiple sclerosis drug during pregnancy connected to miscarriage and low birth weight
Monday, September 26, 2005

Scientists identify two key genes linked to aggressive breast cancers
Thursday, September 15, 2005

SickKids study finds that the Internet can be an effective tool for the distribution of Emergency Department test results
Wednesday, August 31, 2005

Researchers discover multiple fates for damaged DNA
Tuesday, August 23, 2005

Researchers discover mechanism of tumour cell survival
Monday, August 15, 2005

Bruce Richmond appointed chair of the SickKids Board of Trustees
Monday, July 25, 2005

SickKids celebrates twins’ first birthday and return to Zimbabwe
Monday, July 18, 2005

SickKids Foundation receives $3.5 million gift from FirstPro Shopping Centres
Thursday, July 14, 2005

SickKids to receive $23 million to create cardiac diagnostic and interventional unit
Wednesday, July 13, 2005

SickKids researchers find new topical pain cream reduces pain and improves effectiveness of procedures in paediatric emergency department
Monday, June 20, 2005

Flat Stanley joins SickKids Research Institute as summer student
Thursday, June 16, 2005

Sixteen-year-old girl travels 3000 miles to SickKids to fulfill her greatest wish
Wednesday, June 8, 2005

SickKids study shows injury rates decreased at Toronto District School Board playgrounds due to safer equipment
Monday, May 23, 2005

Cavalia to perform at The Hospital for Sick Children - Final Toronto Performances to benefit SickKids
Wednesday, May 18, 2005

SickKids Foundation celebrates the 15th year of the Humanitarian Awards
Tuesday, May 17, 2005

SickKids establishes telehealth partnership with Trinidad and Tobago
Saturday, May 14, 2005

SickKids to launch telehealth link with Trinidad and Tobago
Friday, May 13, 2005

SickKids celebrates 500th cochlear implant during Speech and Hearing Awareness Month
Monday, May 2, 2005

Janet Rossant, PhD, named next Chief of Research at SickKids
Friday, April 29, 2005

Is your child a picky eater? Learn helpful tips at SickKids’ lecture on May 16
Wednesday, April 27, 2005

Meagan's Walk 2005 Launch, Tuesday April 26th, 1 p.m. at SickKids
Monday, April 25, 2005

Researchers determine two arthritis medications are safe and effective for children
Wednesday, April 20, 2005

“Have a Heart for SickKids” Radiothon raises a world record-setting $3.2 million
Monday, April 18, 2005

SickKids celebrates 15 years of heart transplantation
Wednesday, April 13, 2005

The Hospital for Sick Children hosts largest radiothon in Canada
Tuesday, April 12, 2005

Install window safety devices to protect children from injury, urges Safe Kids Canada
Wednesday, April 6, 2005

Conjoined twins to be discharged from SickKids
Monday, April 4, 2005

SickKids researchers determine most effective treatment for broken thighbones
Tuesday, March 29, 2005

Condition update for Inara Amarsi
Monday, March 14, 2005

Condition update for conjoined twins at SickKids
Sunday, March 13, 2005

Ontario hospitals launch Fetal Alert Network
Tuesday, March 8, 2005

Condition update for Inara Amarsi
Tuesday, March 8, 2005

Separation surgery underway for conjoined twins at SickKids
Monday, March 7, 2005

Condition update for conjoined twins at SickKids
Wednesday, February 23, 2005

SickKids’ Motherisk Program celebrates 20th anniversary

Viagra may help children with fatal lung disorder