To say Lindsay MacDougall adores being a midwife would be the understatement of the year.

Even after 17 years in the field, her passion for the profession is still going strong. 

“I’m so proud of the work midwives do in our community and at KHSC. I actually can’t stop smiling...Read more

Daniel Mackinnon and Joshua Abrams’ journey to become parents wasn’t an easy one. Not only did the married couple from Ottawa spend nearly a year navigating a sometimes-complicated adoption process, but they were thrown the ultimate curveball when they had to move to Kingston for three months to spend their...Read more

When Stephanie Rutherford’s four-year-old son Remy began to show signs that he was getting sick, she would have never imagined that more than two weeks later they’d be laying in a hospital bed in Kingston more than 400 kilometers from home.

But her family’s story is becoming more common, and...Read more

Santa Claus got an early start on his rounds this year, touching down at Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) on Dec. 2 to surprise young patients and their families with gifts and good cheer.

Santa left the reindeer at the North Pole and instead flew on a CH146 Griffon helicopter...Read more

Virtual reality (VR) has arrived at Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) and is dramatically changing the hospital experience for young patients.

Last month, KHSC introduced VR goggles in the Diagnostic Imaging department at our Kingston General Hospital (KGH) site for pediatric patients in need of a ...Read more

Paediatric infectious diseases experts from Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC), The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids), CHEO, the Children’s Hospital at London Health Sciences Centre and McMaster Children’s Hospital (MCH) have issued a joint statement in support of both COVID-19 and influenza vaccinations for children aged six months...Read more

For family doctor tips, in multiple languages, on caring for children with respiratory symptoms, please visit the Ontario College of Family Physicians website

Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC) along with our peer hospitals across the province, continue to see very large volumes of young children and infants...Read more

For a seventh year, a team of caped crusaders traded fighting crime for fighting grime on September 29 as they swung by to put a sparkle on windows and young faces at Kingston Health Sciences Centre (KHSC).

Batman, Ironman, Spiderman, Star-Lord, Captain Marvel and the Hulk—all power cleaners from Kingston’s...Read more

With the help of his friends in the Royal Canadian Air Force, Santa Claus paid an early visit to Kingston Health Sciences Centre’s (KHSC) today to deliver some Christmas cheer to the youngest patients in our region.

Santa arrived in grand style on a CH146 Griffon helicopter from the 438...Read more

For some families in Kingston, just the thought of getting their teenager booked for a COVID-19 vaccine is a daunting one. For some children, the sights and sounds of a mass-vaccination clinic can be just too overwhelming to navigate. For others, the sight of a needle can prompt a panic-attack....Read more