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  • Richard-Keijzer

    Meet Dr. Richard Keijzer

    February 24, 2015

    Meet Dr. Richard Keijzer, MD, PhD, MSc, Pediatric Surgeon/Scientist, Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba (Biology of Breathing) in the Tim Horton’s Exam Room, Pediatric General Surgery at Children’s Hospital and the Dr. Paul H.T. Thorlakson Chair in Surgical Research and Director of Research for the Department of Surgery of the University of Manitoba.  It was a very big deal…


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    Meet Dawson

    February 3, 2015

    As Shandi Chuhie gave birth to her baby boy Dawson on March 3rd, 2014, there was no reason to anticipate any complications. Born 6 lbs 4 ounces and 19.5 inches long, all went smoothly. The only concern was that Dawson had to stay at the hospital an extra day because he wasn’t putting on weight. Like many babies, Dawson was…


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  • Ruiz Family

    Meet the Ruiz Family

    December 19, 2014

    In July of 1990, Alda, Tante, and their daughter Amanda Ruiz eagerly anticipated the arrival of the new addition to their family. Alda’s pregnancy had been complication free and they assumed a calm, straight forward delivery. However, right from the beginning of their newborn son Michael’s life, there were challenges. Baby Michael had meconium aspiration- which occurs when a newborn inhales (or…


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