Looking into the heart of the matter

July 18th, 2016

A new imaging technology at St. Paul’s Hospital in Vancouver is letting doctors see blockages in blood vessels leading to the heart without invasive probes.

Rehabilitation focuses on better breathing

July 11th, 2016

Nothing can turn back permanent lung damage, but exercise, education and camaraderie can make a difference in how people feel and function, says Pat Camp, a PhD physiotherapist and head of St. Paul’s Hospital’s Pulmonary Rehabilitation Clinic in downtown Vancouver.

A new start: Community supports for youth

June 17th, 2016

Five new youth health centres will make it easier for young people throughout B.C. to get the help they need to achieve wellness and reach their full potential.

BC Integrated Youth Services Initiative

June 16th, 2016

Half of all lifetime cases of mental illness and substance use begin early in life, typically by age 14. Nearly 75 percent of cases present by age 24. Of this population of young people, however, only 25 percent will access treatment. St. Paul’s is changing this situation to ensure youth across British Columbia thrive. Established […]

St. Paul’s staffer shares her inspiring story with fellow patients

June 13th, 2016

Suzanne Scott is well qualified to manage the major gifts portfolio at St. Paul’s Foundation. She has the education and the job experience—and the life experience, too: Suzanne has been a patient at the Pacific Adult Congenital Heart Clinic at St. Paul’s for 16 years.

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