Daily Media Digest February 26, 2019

CTV News
“Frustrated that many of his patients weren’t being helped by existing antidepressant medications, psychiatrist Dr. Roger McIntyre opened his Mississauga clinic six months ago.”
TAGS: depression, mental health, treatment


McGill Tribune
“We cannot see brain columns and layers at 3 Tesla, [which] are small … “In functional MRI, psychology and basic neuroscience researchers will have …”
TAGS: MRI, neuroimaging, medical technology


McGill Reporter
“… well-being of men and women worldwide will be based at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC), the coordinating …”
TAGS: personalized medicine, gender, sex, research consortium


UCalgary News
“The study was the first collaboration between the Newcomer Research … used pooled data from the Canadian Community Health Survey from the …”
TAGS: immigrants, newcomers, health outcomes


National Post
“Council agreed, voting Monday night for the University of Calgary’s O’Brien Institute for Public Health to examine the benefits and detriments of …”
TAGS: flouride, health outcomes, public health


Folio – University of Alberta
““This virus was not known to cause any disease,” said Christopher Power, Canada Research Chair in Neurologic Infection and Immunity at the U of A …”
TAGS: encephalitis, research


“… is a joint initiative between McMaster’s school of rehabilitation science, the YMCA and Hamilton Health Sciences through the Live Well Partnership.”
TAGS: physiotherapy, occupational therapy, rehabilitation services


“By 2025, Diabetes Canada estimates that as many as 5 million Canadians … •Increase your activity: Diabetes Canada recommends 150 minutes of …”
TAGS: diabetes, cardiovascular health


UCalgary News
“Using data from the MRI scans, 4G Vision Tech, a Calgary company, has been able to create 3D models of participants’ brains that are produced at …”
TAGS: paediatric research, patients, MRI research