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July 2018

Daily Media Digest July 31, 2018

BC paramedics respond to 130 suspected overdose calls Friday, the highest in one day Vancouver Sun “Lupini said there were 48 suspected overdoses in the Fraser Health region and 46 in the Vancouver Coastal Health […]

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July 2018

Daily Media Digest July 30, 2018

Toronto students become published scientists after sending worms to space National Post “TORONTO — Some researchers spend years working to conduct an … Gravely enlisted the help of leading researchers in Canada and the U.K., […]

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July 2018

Daily Media Digest July 27, 2018

‘Being a builder of supportive and rich communities defines him as a leader’ UCalgary News “Reynolds is retiring after 35 years of teaching, research, and administration at the University of Calgary. Dr. John Reynolds, PhD, […]

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July 2018

Daily Media Digest July 24, 2018

Why Canada’s employers should back national pharmacare The Globe and Mail “However, research published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal on the Quebec model is sobering. Compulsory drug insurance did …” TAGS: Employers should back, […]

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July 2018

Daily Media Digest July 23, 2018

In Ontario, midwives help with the rebirth of Indigenous pregnancy care The Globe and Mail “While most citizens’ health care is provincially funded, the federal government is constitutionally responsible for Indigenous health care. It currently […]

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July 2018

Daily Media Digest July 20, 2018

More Canadian stroke patients could get clot-grabbing treatment CBC.ca “New research suggests EVT could benefit one in five Canadian stroke … Health-care providers assess whether to use EVT on a case-by-case basis, using an …” […]

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July 2018

Daily Media Digest July 19, 2018

Manage My Pain Helping Wean Patients Off Opioids in Clinical Trial Across 5 Hospitals PR Newswire (press release) “… surgery,” says Dr. Hance Clarke, the Principal Investigator of the clinical trial and Medical Director of […]

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July 2018

Daily Media Digest July 18, 2018

Province unveils ‘leading-edge’ mental health, addictions hub CTV News “The ‘Fight Club’ for Vancouver’s DTES frontline workers … Ministry of Mental Health and Addictions, the City of Vancouver, Vancouver Coastal Health … “ TAGS: mental […]

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July 2018

Daily Media Digest July 17, 2018

Sunnybrook receives $10M donation for new seniors’ health centre Toronto.com “Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre will be able to reinvent care for seniors thanks to a $10-million donation. Peter Cipriano, the founder of …” TAGS: 10m […]

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July 2018

Daily Media Digest July 16, 2018

Judge rules Health Canada cannot withhold clinical trial data The Globe and Mail “A federal court judge ruled this week that Health Canada cannot withhold clinical-trial data from a researcher who refused to sign a […]