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February 2018

Daily Media Digest February 16, 2017

Medical lab technologists across Canada feeling the pressure of high job vacancies CBC.ca “Medical laboratory technologists do diagnostic testing, lab tests, blood work, and biopsies that help diagnose and treat disease. Christine Nielsen, CEO of […]

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February 2018

Daily Media Digest February 13, 2017

Canadian Medical Students Urge The Government of Canada to Strengthen Response to Indigenous Mental Health and Suicide Crisis Canada NewsWire (press release) “As tomorrow’s physicians and health care leaders, the medical students of Canada call […]

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February 2018

Daily Media Digest February 12, 2017

Deeply divided Vancouver city council gets it right on harm-reduction plans The Globe and Mail “Mayor Gregor Robertson and almost every councillor thanked Dr. Tyndall and Dr. Patricia Daly, Vancouver Coastal Health’s chief medical health […]

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February 2018

Daily Media Digest February 8, 2017

Deal ‘close’ to build Trellis facility on shíshálh Nation land, says Dix Coast Reporter “The agreement between Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH), Trellis Seniors Services and the shíshálh Nation would see the facility built on Nation […]

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February 2018

Daily Media Digest February 6, 2017

Conquering cancer with a stem cell transplant St. Catharines Standard “… cell transplants. Support of Juravinski Hospital and Cancer Centre Foundation is essential to making this level of care possible for patients like Linda who […]

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February 2018

Daily Media Digest February 5, 2017

How Does the Health of First Nations Compare to Non-Indigenous Canadians? Medical News Bulletin “A study published in BMC Research Notes reported results on how First Nations women compared to Caucasian women concerning perceived physical […]

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February 2018

Daily Media Digest February 2, 2017

A mutation that causes mirrored sensations IRCM “Research from the IRCM contributes to our understanding of how our brain locates painful stimuli” TAGS: painful sensation, brain, Montreal Clinical Research Institute (IRCM) researchers   Heart disease […]