Daily Media Digest June 20, 2022

Taking opioids at home after surgery: More harms than benefits McGill University Health Centre “… a team of researchers from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) conducted a study to estimate […]


Daily Media Digest June 17, 2022

Surgical Task Force Members Announced – News Releases Government of Newfoundland and Labrador “These include a partnership with the University of Ottawa Heart Institute to address the waitlist for cardiac surgery, as well as a […]


Daily Media Digest June 16, 2022

These are the four most common cancer types in Canada in 2022 Vancouver Is Awesome “Eastern Canada is expected to have higher rates of cancer incidence and … study by Statistics Canada, the Canadian Cancer […]


Daily Media Digest June 15, 2022

Biomedical research enriched by patient input – Sunnybrook Hospital Sunnybrook Hospital “Mulvihill, a scientist at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute, focuses on islets – clusters of cells in the pancreas that secrete hormones to […]


Daily Media Digest June 14, 2022

Canada becomes first country to approve experimental ALS drug treatment Albrioza Global News “The ALS Society of Canada estimates that 3,000 Canadians live with the incurable motor neuron disease that leads to paralysis, the inability […]


Daily Media Digest June 13, 2022

Older persons with Type 1 diabetes face risk of reduced muscle strength and more cardiovascular issues, researchers find McMaster “Older adults with Type 1 diabetes (T1D) are at significantly higher risk of both muscle weakening […]

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Research plays a critical role in discovering and advancing treatments, filling the gaps in medical knowledge, and ultimately, changing the way health care is delivered and experienced. It is a source of ever-evolving evidence-based treatments […]