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  • Meet Eli

    March 6, 2015

    Look at your cell phone. Now, imagine that your baby was just born 15 weeks early and it’s the same size as that cell phone. Last year in early March, Judy Mostowy mentioned to her husband Michael that she felt some unusual cramping. “I was trying to figure out what this pain was that I was feeling,” remembers Judy. “I…

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  • Meet Dr. Richard Keijzer

    February 24, 2015

    Meet Dr. Richard Keijzer, MD, PhD, MSc, Pediatric Surgeon/Scientist, Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba (Biology of Breathing) in the Tim Horton’s Exam Room, Pediatric General Surgery at Children’s Hospital and the Dr. Paul H.T. Thorlakson Chair in Surgical Research and Director of Research for the Department of Surgery of the University of Manitoba.  It was a very big deal…

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  • Meet Dawson

    February 3, 2015

    As Shandi Chuhie gave birth to her baby boy Dawson on March 3rd, 2014, there was no reason to anticipate any complications. Born 6 lbs 4 ounces and 19.5 inches long, all went smoothly. The only concern was that Dawson had to stay at the hospital an extra day because he wasn’t putting on weight. Like many babies, Dawson was…

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