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Thursday, August 17, 2017
It's the little things, like shoes
By Louise Kinross A year ago I bought my son two pairs of the same New Balance training shoe —one in white and one in black. A colleagu...
Friday, August 11, 2017
A doctor reveals her hidden disability
By Louise Kinross Dr. Paige Church is a neonatologist at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and a developmental pediatrician who sees ...
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
A cousin's memory fuels this Kenyan trainee
By Louise Kinross Susan Wamithi grew up in Nairobi, Kenya. But her medical studies have taken her from Alabama to Grenada to England ...
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Are you a kid? Cliff wants to talk to you
By Louise Kinross Cliff Lee first came to Holland Bloorview as a seven-year-old, when he was hospitalized for a brain injury followin...
'We laugh, we encourage each other, and there's no judging'
Photos by Chelsea Dee By Louise Kinross In 2013, BLOOM covered a unique sewing project in Maai Mahiu, northwest of Nairobi, that was ...
Monday, July 17, 2017
Foundation helps disabled students 'just like me'
By Louise Kinross After a skiing accident that injured her spine and shoulder, Tamara (Tammy) Gordon had to learn to write with her oppos...
Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Don't let feeding tube get in the way of fun
By Louise Kinross Over the last year Jennifer Choi Han made 10 videos about family life with a child with severe disabilities who is...
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