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    Supporting individuals of all ages with special dietary needs 

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    Psychology, speech and other rehab services at SickKids' new clinic in York Region

Coming to SickKids? Construction taking place on Elm Street and in the SickKids parking garage until mid-June may result in minor traffic delays. Consider giving yourself extra travel time when coming to and leaving the hospital.

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Turning the enemy against itself: SickKids-led study identifies enzymes that remove bacteria’s protective wall and enable their destruction (Friday, May 20, 2016)
Imagine a walled city. What would happen if a wily soldier found a way to loosen one brick in the sky-high barricade? In a new study led by The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), a team of basic scientists tackled this scenario, trying to break down a wall that protects the bacteria within or prevent the wall’s construction in the first place.
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The artful eye: An up-close look at the art and science of ophthalmic photography at SickKids (Thursday, May 19, 2016)
They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but the pictures taken by medical imaging specialists in the Department of Ophthalmology at SickKids convey much more than artistic expression. These pictures provide answers; answers about the diseases and conditions affecting the eyes of our patients.
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SickKids expert contributes to major global reports on adolescent health (Tuesday, May 10, 2016)
SickKids Centre for Global Child Health Co-Director and Robert Harding Chair in Global Child Health, Professor Zulfiqar Bhutta is one of the authors of two major publications in the leading journal Lancet today; a major Global Burden of Disease study of adolescents and young people and the new Lancet Commission on adolescent health and wellbeing.
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“I see you wear hearing aids… you are so brave” (Thursday, May 19, 2016)
May is Speech and Hearing Awareness Month! Dr. Blake Papsin, Otolaryngologist-in-Chief at SickKids, gives his perspective on wearing hearing aids.
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Link to perspective from Daina Kalnins on food labelling.
Should food labels list the amount of exercise needed to burn off calories? (Monday, May 2, 2016)
Daina Kalnins, Director of Clinical Dietetics at SickKids, gives her perspective on a new policy proposing that food labels list hours of exercise needed to burn off calories in a particular food.
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It’s time to recognize that mental illness is illness like any other (Monday, May 2, 2016)
Dr. Daphne Korczak, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at SickKids, discusses the progress that our society has made for children's mental health and the challenges we continues to face.
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