Daily Media Digest February 1, 2019

CTV News
“Dr. Akshya Vasudev, an associate scientist at Lawson Health Research Institute in London, Ont., and the geriatric psychiatrist who headed a study into …”
TAGS: meditation, mental health, seniors


Lethbridge News Now
“LETHBRIDGE – A three-year research project has been launched by Alberta Health Services (AHS) designed to better assist Indigenous people to …”
TAGS: Indigenous, health care, inequity, patients


“At Hamilton’s McMaster University, Dr. Bruce Wainman has been experimenting with the technology to give his anatomy students another avenue to …”
TAGS: virtual reality, students, anatomy, education


CTV News
“MacDonald is a professor of internal medicine, immunology and medical microbiology at the U of M and professor of immunology at the University of …”
TAGS: HIV, immunology, vaccine, research


The Vanguard
“Dr. Heather Durdle, a member of the IWK Health Centre’s mental health and addictions psychology team, first asked questions about cannabis to …”
TAGS: cannabis, safe consumption, public health


“On Thursday, Marcel and Frances Labelle donated $5-million to Health Sciences North towards the simulation lab. That lab, which is currently under …”
TAGS: donation, health care providers, training, medical technology


Philippine Canadian Inquirer
““We are demanding a new commitment on the eve of the first budget with the Treasury Board minister (Jane Philpott) that we understand understands …”
TAGS: Indigenous, mould, housing crisis, public health