Being happy is one of the best parts of being a child. When a child is sick that happy smile can go away but this May at Toronto's Sick Kids Hospital the community is being asked to do the happy for sick kids.
Today the mood was joyous at Sick Kids Hospital in Toronto when they received a transformational gift of $40 million donated by business leader Peter Gilgan, Founder and CEO of Mattamy Homes.
Little Hunter's smile hides away the illness that has him living at Sick Kids Hospital in Toronto. Today he left the hospital for a morning out to the TD Bank to break open a piggy bank and wiggle into the hearts of those all around him.
This morning in Toronto the Sporting Life 10 K takes place supporting Kids With Cancer. The run will help send kids to Camp Oochigeas this summer as well as provide year round programs in Toronto and in the community.
Toronto's Hosptial for Sick Kids recieved a $23,000 donation from the family of hockey player Michael Serba. Serba was killed last year outside a bar in Bloor West Village while on break from his Vermont University.
The superbug Streptococcus pneumoniae 19A that causes ear infections has lead to a child having meningitis at Toronto's Sick Kids Hospital. The antibiotic-resistant bacteria is not part of what is covered in the vaccine called Prevnar.
Toronto has a new state of the art theatre the only catch is you have to be sick to enter. Sick Kids Hospital has added the cinema as a perk for their patients. The Hollywood Theatre's first showing is Shrek 3.