Daily media digest August 11, 2017

Next Big Future
“Researchers studied mice and pigs in these experiments. In the study, researchers were able to reprogram skin cells to become vascular cells in badly …”
TAGS: regenerative nanochip, restore tissue, research


Digital Journal
“Global healthcare design and innovation firm, Worrell, Inc. today announced its collaboration with Orbita, Inc., the leading digital platform for “Voice …”
TAGS: global healthcare, voice first, home care


Alberta Health Services
“To address growing concerns about opioid use, Alberta Health Services’ Addiction Recovery Centre here now provides Suboxone, an opioid …”
TAGS: opioid substitution, addiction, Alberta Health Services, suboxone


Markets Insider
“Siemens Canada appoints Faisal Kazi as President & CEO … programs, including the annual fundraising campaign for Cystic Fibrosis Canada.”
TAGS: Siemens Canada, Cystic Fibrosis Canada, fundraiser


UCalgary News
“The University of Calgary again welcomed 22 Alberta high school students into biomedical and health-related research laboratories as part of the …”
TAGS: biomedical, Health Research, lab


“Canada’s C-section rate sits at 27.5 per cent, according to the Canadian … Researchers looked at a nationwide database of women who gave birth …”
TAGS: C section, health problems, pregnant


CTV News
“”That is the reason the law exists and that is something that has been fundamental to Canada’s health-care system for a long time and is something we …”
TAGS: healthcare, BC, financial audit


“The new tool can indicate the length of time between a referral and first appointment with a specialist or surgeon.”
TAGS: wait times, online tool, Ontario


Reader’s Digest
“The study, which was conducted at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) Research Institute and the Canadian Gastro-Intestinal …”
TAGS: IBD, rural living, CHEO, Chron’s and Colitis


Government of Ontario News
“The company serves a range of sectors including aerospace, defense, automotive, oil and gas, and medical devices. The project has a total value of …”
TAGS: Innovation, medical devices, government support, Ontario


Canadian Investor Magazine
“Canada’s research publication growth rate ranked only 15th, suggesting we’re … After the report was published, the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences …”
TAGS: Innovation, fund research


“The Canadian Mental Health Association on P.E.I. has released more details … These include an environmental scan, local, regional and national research and …”
TAGS: mental health, suicide prevention


” clean technology, digital technology, health and bio-sciences and clean resources. … The program director for the Blockchain Research Institute, an organization that is … The submission is focused on making Canada a world leader in the …”
TAGS: blockchain, health, bio-sciences