In French. Information for patients and families about the services of the IWK; having a baby at the IWK.
In Arabic. information for patients and families about the services of the IWK; having a baby at the IWK.
In French. Le service TéléSanté utilise des caméras, des moniteurs et des microphones afin de mettre en communication des patients et des fournisseurs de soins de santé situés dans des endroits différents. / Information on telehealth for patients.
This is an Arabic translation of the English pamphlet 0040. The doctors uses an endoscope (flexible tube with a light at the tip) to view the inside of the stomach and the swallowing tube (esophagus). We have described getting ready for the test, how it is done, care after the test and possible complications. If sedation is given, you must not do certain activities for 24 hours after the test.
This guide helps you learn what happens before, during, and after your kidney transplant. The guide covers words to know, medications, benefits, risks, the waitlist, possible problems after surgery, and how to stay healthy at home after your transplant. Transplant Clinic contact information is provided.
The liver is the largest organ in the body. Your liver does many important jobs to keep you healthy. There are over 100 known liver diseases. Advanced liver disease can be confusing and frightening. This pamphlet describes how the liver works, treatments used to control the symptoms of liver disease, and how the Liver Transplant Team can support you.
Symptoms that are very serious and require immediate medical attention in an Emergency Department are listed. The signs of rejection and infection are also given. An essential part of this booklet deals with obtaining anti-rejection medicines. NS, PEI, NB, and NL have different processes, fee systems, and sources for these medicines. Important contact numbers are given.
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS) is a condition caused by compression (squeezing) of nerves or blood vessels in the thoracic outlet. This is the area between the base of the neck and the armpit, including the front of the shoulders and chest. The causes, symptoms, how TOS is diagnosed, and treatment options are covered. Information on what to expect after surgery, the importance of physiotherapy, and what to avoid after surgery are also provided.
Suggested meal pattern and helpful hints; meal planning pregnant women having twins or multiples; breakfast; snacks, lunch, dinner; healthy eating; food; diet; nutrients; nutrition for twin pregnancies.
What is the Maritime Newborn Screening Program? Who, what, why and how baby is tested; explanation of genetic disorder(s) and test results.