Thursday, December 3, 2015

Hospital seeks funds for new ultrasound

Doctor calls the portable tool 'essential to our care for patients'
Doctors Michael Sze (left) and David Agulnik demonstrate how a portable ultrasound works during a press conference. Tapestry Foundation hopes to raise funds to purchase one for Mount Saint Joseph Hospital. Agnieszka Krawczynski / The B.C. Catholic.
A Vancouver hospital is asking the community to help it raise $800,000 for its emergency department. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

Also newly posted:

Have you thought about being a missionary?
Wolfgang Georg Kimmig-Liebe of Germany is dressed as St. Nicholas as he stands among the crowd before Pope Francis arrives for his weekly audience in St. Peter's Square Dec. 2. CNS photo / Alessandro Bianchi, Reuters.
"To the youth: think about what you want to do with your life. It's the moment to think and to ask the Lord to make His will known to you." For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

Euthanasia opponents pleased with court injunction against Quebec law
Hugh Scher, legal counsel for the Euthanasia Prevention Coalition, at the Supreme Court in 2014 the day the Court heard arguments in the Carter case on assisted suicide
Euthanasia opponents are pleased with a court injunction a Quebec doctor obtained Dec. 1 against the province's euthanasia law that was to go into effect Dec. 10. For full story see The B.C. Catholic website.

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