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My name is Jenna, and this is my St. Boniface Hospital story.

The obstetrician told me, “We’re not going to get this pregnancy to full term.” My diagnosis was HELLP Syndrome, a life-threatening pregnancy disorder. The only way to resolve it is to deliver the baby and placenta. In my case, only twenty-six weeks into my pregnancy. After a whirlwind 24 hours, our baby was delivered by […]

2018 Radiothon of Hope and Healing

Together, you helped us raise $143,200 for patient care and medical research! Thank you! 50/50 and Raffle: Raffle Prizes: View our prize package listing here. Raffle Winners: Ice Time (Winnipeg Jets package) – Winner: Anna Persin (blue ticket #0524) A Kid’s Dream (Toy package) – Winner: Rozanna Vandale-Musso (pink ticket #0017) Home and Away (Google […]

Food for thought

CCARM reception an opportunity to ask questions, learn If you believe poor health simply comes down to bad genetic luck, researchers at the Canadian Centre for Agri-Food Research in Health and Medicine (CCARM) will give you food for thought. “Probably about 80 to 90 per cent of heart disease, for example, comes down to three things: […]

Marking new territory in autism research

Family honours daughter and son with a $300,000 donation enabling the project A new line of research to better classify autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is off the ground thanks to a $300,000 donation from the Dyck family, through The Kali Dyck Foundation. The Dyck family, owners of Winnipeg-based agribusiness BrettYoung Seeds, have firsthand experience with […]

Celebrating our littlest ones

Bentley was born without a heartbeat. He was delivered at 31 weeks. Only after spending 42 days in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at St. Boniface Hospital, was he finally able to go home. Today, he’s a healthy, growing boy! Together with his parents Chris and Roberta, Bentley returns to the NICU each year […]

A hearty response to an urgent need

$2.5 million donation from The Molson Foundation will fund critical women’s heart health research at SBH and The Montreal Heart Institute Thanks to a $2.5 million donation from The Molson Foundation, several major research projects on women’s cardiovascular health will be made possible. These collaborative research projects between St. Boniface Hospital and the Montreal Heart […]