Lois Hole Hospital for Women Stories

stories of hope CrossFit Athletes show Feats of Strength for Lois Hole Hospital for Women

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Capital City Athletics in Edmonton hosts Saturday fundraising event for women’s health

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stories of hope Running for Mental Health

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Two all-female phys-ed classes at Paul Kane High School are participating in the Shoppers Love. You. Run for It program. The Run for It program focuses on mental health and is taking place at high schools across Canada.

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stories of hope Donor Spotlight - A Story of Antepartum and Postpartum Anxiety

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When Teresa Bolinski, COO of Sweet {Jolie} – an Edmonton based women’s clothing boutique – began the journey of motherhood she was filled with anxiety and fear like so many other women. Teresa has shared her story to help empower ...

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stories of hope All Ages, All Stages

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Women are the tie that binds, the glue that holds, and the connection that keeps friends and families together. Like the women it supports the Lois Hole Hospital for Women is always there. We invite women from across Alberta to ...

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stories of hope Learning from Tragedy

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Not even one year after a ferocious wildfire forced nearly 90,000 residents to flee Fort McMurray, donors to the Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation, in support of the Women and Children’s Health Research Institute, are providing a near instantaneous ability to ...

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stories of hope The Difference a Day Can Make

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Each year as November approaches the Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation team begins to think about which of the many important causes to focus on for Giving Tuesday. This year the choice was simple: Pregnancy Pathways. After putting the call out ...

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stories of hope A Flood of Relief

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Urinary incontinence sends women rushing to the bathroom. But help is here.

~ By Colleen Biondi

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stories of hope Rule of Thirds

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Three academic chairs at the Lois Hole Hospital for Women work collaboratively and tirelessly to take research from the lab bench to where it matters – the bedside.

~ written by Lyndsie Bourgon

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stories of hope Shining a Light Onto the Darkness

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Past board member, Kari Ericksen, continues to make an impact at the Royal Alexandra Hospital and the Lois Hole Hospital for Women with her advocacy for women's mental health.

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stories of hope You Can Get Better and Life Can Be Really, Really Good

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After being part of a ground-breaking research study at the Lois Hole Hospital for Women, Lana Berry has an important message to share with women across the province "You can get better"

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stories of hope When Weeding the Garden is Feeding the Soul

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Averton employee Ken Watkins reflects upon a previous time at the Royal Alex and shares why he is so happy to be able to give back.

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stories of hope Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation Celebrates Donors of a Different Kind

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When we say community support builds great hospitals―we’re most often referring to the advancements in care as a result of philanthropy in our community.

Now, donations of a different kind are coming to the Lois Hole Hospital for Women ― still ...

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stories of hope Soft Spot for Spring

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With the first day of spring upon us "Soft Spot" continues to draw attention with a year round nod to spring at the Lois Hole Hospital for Women.

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stories of hope Women’s Health Takes Flight Thanks to Elevate Aviation

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Beyond the difference that Elevate Aviation is making for women in the aviation and aerospace industries, they are now making a difference in the healthcare for women across northern Alberta through their support of the Royal Alexandra Hospital Foundation and ...

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stories of hope Royalty and Rubber Galoshes

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In honour of International Women's Day take a moment to meet the lady behind the name of the Lois Hole Hospital for Women and find out why how she managed to unite and delight Albertans.

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stories of hope No Footprint Too Small

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A family's loss leads to an inspirational campaign in support of the Perinatal Bereavement Program at the Lois Hole Hospital for Women.

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stories of hope Committed to Women's Health

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One of the best ways to describe the wide range of care provided at the Lois Hole Hospital for Women is all ages, all stages. And it is perhaps with the same sentiment that one could describe Shoppers Drug Mart's ...

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stories of hope Tell Us Your Story

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Behind every contribution there is a story. Share yours with us!

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stories of hope New Family Care Unit Open at the Lois Hole Hospital for Women

Lois Hole Hospital for Women

Family Care Unit offers an innovative approach to family focused care at the Lois Hole Hospital for Women.

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stories of hope An Unwelcome Inheritance

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The Allard Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Clinic helps families piece together the mystery of potentially deadly genetic markers.

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stories of hope Women and Children First

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Women and children have long been overlooked and underfunded when it comes to health research. That fact was the driving force behind the 2006 genesis of WCHRI.

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stories of hope Pathologists: The Sherlock Holmes of Medicine

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Dr. Nadia Giannakopoulos is making strides in women's cancer research as one of two recruits supported by the Women and Children’s Health Research Institute (WCHRI) that is funded in part by the generous supporters of the Lois Hole Hospital for ...

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stories of hope Women Deserve da Vinci

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In December 2014, Rhonda, 25 years old at the time, received the shocking news that she had cervical cancer. The diagnosis shook her entire family, especially as they had lost a relative to bladder cancer only months prior...

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