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Daily Media Digest April 22, 2021

Infectious diseases doctor urges people to get vaccine, no matter which one is offered CBC.ca “”We’re in a massive third wave now across all of non-Atlantic Canada,” Wong said, adding it is being driven by […]

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Daily Media Digest April 21, 2021

Rapid COVID-19 testing at YVR contributes to safer travel: study News 1130 “The study, sponsored by WestJet and The Vancouver Airport Authority and carried out by UBC and Providence Health Care, saw nearly 600 British […]

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Daily Media Digest April 20, 2021

Science suggests low risk of outdoor COVID-19 transmission. Here’s why Globalnews.ca “… Health and University Health Network, said. After initially closing outdoor playgrounds, the provincial government backtracked over the weekend.” TAGS: COVID-19, public health, transmission, […]

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Daily Media Digest April 19, 2021

How a COVID-19 vaccine can (and cannot) affect menstruation, mammograms and more CBC.ca “But four health experts told CBC News there are key findings women can … Although pregnant women were initially excluded from clinical […]

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Daily Media Digest April 16, 2021

Here’s how stem cell therapy may help patients with COVID-19 CBC.ca “Dr. Duncan Stewart, executive vice-president of research at The Ottawa Hospital, says stem cells play a role in reducing inflammation and enhancing …” TAGS: COVID-19, stem […]

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Daily Media Digest April 14, 2021

Pandemic-related cuts in cancer screening, surgery have doctors worried more people will die National Post “British Columbia’s Provincial Health Services Authority provided less extensive data, but said the province saw a 20 per cent decrease in new […]

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Daily Media Digest April 13, 2021

One in 10 Canadians are hesitant to get the vaccine: CAMH survey Toronto.com “… on getting the COVID-19 vaccine, according to a new survey by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, raising questions about […]

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Daily Media Digest April 12, 2021

Doctors perform first double lung transplant on COVID-19 patient in Canada CTV News “Dr. Marcelo Cypel, a thoracic surgeon at the University Health Network told CTV News that Sauve had such intense scarring in his […]

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Daily Media Digest April 9, 2021

Waypoint researchers studying how pandemic is affecting local health-care workers simcoe.com “… quality of life and resiliency, was presented to staff at the Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care and Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre.” TAGS: healthcare workers, […]