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October 2018

Daily Media Digest October 22, 2018

Weight loss success linked with active self-control regions of the brain McGill Newsroom “Weight loss success linked with active self-control regions of the brain … says Alain Dagher (@alain_dagher), of the Montreal Neurological Institute …” […]

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October 2018

Daily Media Digest October 19, 2018

Canadian-led international study shows huge costs of delayed access to stroke care Canada NewsWire (press release) “The study, led by clinicians at the University of Calgary, found that every hour of delay resulted in shortened […]

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October 2018

Daily Media Digest October 18, 2018

Thunder Bay hospital launches ‘groundbreaking’ project to improve opioid prescribing Sudbury.com “THUNDER BAY — The Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre has launched a pilot project as part of a broader effort to rein in […]

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October 2018

Daily Media Digest October 17, 2018

Brain cancer fundraiser leads to important discovery McGill Reporter “Brain cancer begins in stem cells, targeting them may prevent tumour growth. Researchers at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital (The …” TAGS: brain cancer, stem […]

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October 2018

Daily Media Digest October 16, 2018

Lakehead University researchers receive $1.6 million in grants Tbnewswatch.com “According to a news release from the university, Radialis Medical, a joint venture between Lakehead and the Thunder Bay Regional Health Research …” TAGS: research funding, […]

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October 2018

Daily Media Digest October 11, 2018

New CAMH youth-developed guide offers science-based info on cannabis use Canada NewsWire (press release) “The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) is Canada’s largest mental health and addiction teaching hospital, as well as one […]

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October 2018

Daily Media Digest October 10, 2018

Expert at Alberta symposium concerned about cannabis’ effects on memory, language, mood Globalnews.ca “… the University of Calgary’s Hotchkiss Brain Institute and community health department, as well as a representative from Alberta Health Services.” TAGS: […]

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October 2018

Daily Media Digest October 9, 2018

ALS drug approved by Health Canada could slow down progression of fatal disease Globalnews.ca “… crippling loss of function,” Dr. Angela Genge, director of the clinical research unit and ALS clinic, Montreal Neurological Institute and […]