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2019 November

Daily Media Digest November 1, 2019

Opioid prescription significantly increasing risk of addiction in men, study finds CTV News “Campbell is part of a study by researchers at Western University and the Lawson Health Research Institute looking at opioid use in men – […]

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2019 October

Daily Media Digest October 31, 2019

Clinical trial strives for better reoccurring prostate cancer treatment CBC.ca “The trial is available at London Health Sciences Centre, St. Joseph’s Health Care Hamilton, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Princess Margaret […]” How much do obesity […]

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2019 October

Daily Media Digest October 30, 2019

New tool developed in London, Ont. expected to drastically reduce repeat breast cancer surgeries Globalnews.ca “Researchers out of Lawson Health Research Institute in London, Ont. have developed a new tool that they believe can greatly […]

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2019 October

Daily Media Digest October 29, 2019

A novel approach to teaching nursing students about opioids University Affairs “The Sim Team consists of professors from Ontario Tech, Durham College, Nipissing University and York University. Dr. Coffey says they focus on […]” TAGS: […]

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2019 October

Daily Media Digest October 28, 2019

Scientists Identify New Signposts in Blood and Urine to Reflect What We Eat and Drink Lab Manager Magazine Researchers at McMaster University have identified several chemical … the Departments of Medicine, and Health Research, Evidence, […]

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2019 October

Daily Media Digest October 25, 2019

Ottawa-based treatment an unprecedented leap forward in addressing heart failure The Kingston Whig-Standard “It took years for Emilio Alarcon and his University of Ottawa Heart Institute research team to fully believe what they were seeing — that […]

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2019 October

Daily Media Digest October 23, 2019

McMaster University study finds TV, social media use linked to excess sugar, caffeine in teens NiagaraFallsReview.ca McMaster University researchers examined U.S. data from 32,418 students in grades 8 and 10 and found those who spent […]

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2019 October

Daily Media Digest October 22, 2019

U of M researchers head to West Africa to study how Ebola affects reproductive system CBC.ca As the Democratic Republic of the Congo continues fighting the second largest Ebola virus outbreak in history, University of Manitoba […]

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2019 October

Daily Media Digest October 21, 2019

How many flights does it take for stair-climbing to qualify as a workout? The Guardian But in keeping with the trend toward shorter, more intense workouts, a research team from McMaster University recruited 24 university students […]