5 tips to help prevent stroke
Stroke is one of the leading causes of adult disability in Canada, and recent studies show that it more than doubles your risk of dementia. This is especially troubling because stroke is becoming more common and occurring in younger people more frequently. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to help reduce your risk of stroke.
Try these stroke prevention tips
Check out our debut issue of Sinai Health magazine
Sinai Health Foundation has launched a new bi-annual magazine called Sinai Health to share stories of impact from across Sinai Health System. In our very first issue, "Where care connects", you’ll meet Min, one of our oldest patients, and Duncan, a Chartered Professional Accountant/Scottish country dancer who is getting back into the swing after stroke rehab.
Read the issue
Donor Spotlight: The Sashbear Foundation
The Sashbear Foundation, an organization created by Lynn Courey and Mike Menu to honour the legacy of their late daughter Sasha, helped support a new initiative at Mount Sinai Hospital to train frontline care workers throughout Toronto to deliver Dialectical Behavior Therapy, a psychotherapeutic treatment proven to help patients suffering from emotional disorders.
Learn how their gift is having an impact