Daily Media Digest April 24, 2019

YouAreUNLTD (blog)
“… to do their jobs,” says Dr. Tilak Dutta, a scientist at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-University Health Network and an AGE-WELL investigator.”
TAGS: caregivers, back injury


CTV News
“VANCOUVER — Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor says a new database will help researchers find solutions to health events like the opioid crisis …”
TAGS: health data, database, research, SPOR Canadian Data Platform


UM Today (press release)
“… Dr. Alan Katz will play a key role in this new endeavour, which was announced today by the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health.”
TAGS: health data, database, SPOR Canadian Data Platform


Ubyssey Online
“… who conducted this study as a postdoctoral research fellow at UBC and is currently a research fellow at the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute.”
TAGS: stroke, treatment, mutation


The Weather Network
“… professor in the Division of Clinical Immunology and Allergy at McMaster University in Hamilton, and the annual spring misery is already blowing in …”
TAGS: allergies, misinformation


National Post
“Newly revealed figures show the number of veterans from the war in Afghanistan receiving federal support for mental-health conditions nearly doubled …”
TAGS: veterans, PTSD, treatment


National Post
“Dr. Mario Elia, a family physician in London, Ont., and adjunct professor at Western University, is among those who think that the proposed cuts could …”
TAGS: psychiatry, psychotherapy, evidence-based treatment