Daily Media Digest April 12, 2019

“Strong alignment between McMaster University, the McMaster Innovation Park, and city, provincial and federal governments creates the kind of …”
TAGS: Innovation, pharmaceutical company


“A new study by researchers at the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Dentistry provides the first evidence that the body’s own defence system could be a …”
TAGS: dentistry, tooth decay, cavities, immune system


McGill University Health Center
“A new study led by a research team at the Montreal Children’s Hospital of the McGill University Health Centre (MCH-MUHC) shows that emergency …”
TAGS: suicide, children, teens, mental health


CTV News
“Vancouver Coastal Health has confirmed some drug samples sent to Health Canada for testing have come back positive for etizolam, a powerful …”
TAGS: overdose, opioid crisis, stigma, harm reduction


CTV News
“… the federal health ministry announced on Thursday it will dedicate $25 million over five years to ensure more parents are getting their children inoculated against disease like measles.”
TAGS: vaccination, infectious disease, Ginette Petitpas Taylor


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“”Canada is looking to eliminate HCV and MAVIRET, a combination of glecaprevir and pibrentasvir, will help in achieving this objective. When I talk …”
TAGS: prescription drug, hepatitis C, treatment, drug coverage, Quebec