Daily Media Digest December 21, 2018

CTV News
“… are more at risk of developing chronic health problems when adapting to the Western lifestyle, according to a new University of Saskatchewan study.”
TAGS: immigrants, refugees, chronic health problems


The London Free Press
“Western University researchers are inching closer to making an invisible injury visible, using two kinds of brain scans to track the physical changes …”
TAGS: concussions, brain scans, research


McGill Newsroom
“Funded by Industry Canada through the federal Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) Program, the Network is hosted at McMaster University in …”
TAGS: anaphylaxis, treatment, longitudinal study


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“Following the recent announcement by the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, on medical devices, Health Canada has developed …”
TAGS: medical devices, federal regulations, Ginette Petitpas Taylor


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“The University Hospital Foundation raises and manages funds to advance patient care, research and healthcare education at the University of Alberta …”
TAGS: digestive disease, pan-provincial collaboration, research


The Globe and Mail
“Dr. Shelly Dev is an intensive care physician and the director of resident education at the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre’s Department of Critical …”
TAGS: patient care, end-of-life care, health care workers