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2018 August

Daily Media Digest August 31, 2018

Obesity linked to brain and genes, says Montreal researcher Globalnews.ca “Uku Vainik, a research at the Montreal Neurological Institute, believes obesity comes from your brain and your genes. He blames your food-deprived …” TAGS: obesity […]

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2018 August

Daily Media Digest August 30, 2018

Thyroid cancer patients may need more aggressive treatment: Alberta researchers Globalnews.ca “University of Alberta researchers say they’ve made an important discovery in … READ MORE: University of Calgary study suggests ‘overdiagnosis …” TAGS: thyroid cancer, […]

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2018 August

Daily Media Digest August 29, 2018

University of Calgary launches wearable tech program as demand for graduates explodes CBC.ca “As the director of the University of Calgary’s Running Injury Clinic, Reed Ferber noticed something way back in 2009. “Runners were using […]

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2018 August

Daily Media Digest August 28, 2018

Saudi Arabia allows medical trainees to stay in Canada The Globe and Mail “… chief executive of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. … The doctors-in-training gain valuable experience and provide care […]

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2018 August

Daily Media Digest August 27, 2018

London researcher set to lead international ALS study after $2.5M donation to Western Globalnews.ca “Thanks to a $2.5-million gift from the Temerty Foundation, Western University professor Dr. Michael J. Strong will be leading an international […]

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2018 August

Daily Media Digest August 24, 2018

Western University gets $2.5M boost for ALS research The London Free Press “A team of international researchers, led by Western University medical school professor Dr. Michael Strong, has been given a $2.5-million donation …” TAGS: […]

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2018 August

Daily Media Digest August 22, 2018

Western University study: Aging brains over-sensitive to sounds The London Free Press “A new study from Western University says aging brains are more sensitive to all sounds – and less able to tune out irrelevant […]