Our community is full of stories – stories that connect us all together through pain, perseverance, hope, and healing. Here, you can read some of the most impactful stories of patients throughout our region, and how the MHDHF made a difference in difficult times.

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Grace Niebergall

Harold had one wish, to keep the memory of his late wife alive by honouring her in her beloved workplace. With this in mind, his gift enabled a refresh of the Emergency Department family room, making it more welcoming for families who have a loved one in a trauma situation. While the room was furnished […]
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Reid Hintz – A Real Life Superhero

Reid, now 7 years old, has been a friend of the Health Foundation since birth. Born at the Medicine Hat Regional Hospital on October 11th, 2013 (just before Thanksgiving), one month early and weighing only 4 lbs., he spent his first few days in the NICU before being airlifted to Calgary. Reid’s pediatrician, Dr. Hak, […]
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Our Covid Experience: “Who could have written this script?”

Sitting down with Donna, Neil, and Donna’s sister Karen was a true miracle in itself. They were clearly still processing their Covid-19 journey, both shocked and grateful to have survived this surprisingly deadly virus. Unfortunately, Neil’s father did not survive, and the family are still grieving his loss. Our condolences go out to their families. […]
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