Daily Media Digest February 4, 2019

The Globe and Mail
“Now Dr. Jonathan Downar, who is a scientist at the Krembil Research Institute at Toronto’s University Health Network, wants to take this work another …”
TAGS: mental health , depression treatment , cost of healthcare, improvements ,


“… Scientist at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), has been studying the health care needs of LGBTQ+ youth for more than a decade.”
TAGS: inclusive healthcare , LGBTQ+ health and well-being, research data, equal healthcare


The Gazette • Western University’s Newspaper
“A new study led by a Western University professor has shown a link between loneliness and genetics. Research collected from the reports of 764 adult …”
TAGS: genetics and emotions , loneliness research study, loneliness and youth, , ,


The London Free Press
“… a severe pregnancy complication,” said lead researcher Dr. Natalie Dayan, director of obstetric medicine at McGill University Health Centre.”
TAGS: fertility treatment study, maternal health , large scale study, women’s health and reproduction


Toronto Star
“Dr. Leslie Anne Campbell said the current handwritten questionnaire filled out by families accessing services through the IWK Health Centre’s Mental …”
TAGS: technology and healthcare, mental health and addiction outcomes, mental health care improvements,


Prince George Citizen
“The study from the University of British Columbia and Western University focused on nurses working with women individually over the course of six to …”
TAGS: Integrating cultural care , holistic healthcare , Tradition and knowledge, Trauma treatment


“… then the symptoms of craving start to develop,” said Dr. Andrew Pipe, a smoking cessation physician at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute.”
TAGS: Vaping and youth, Addiction concerns, Addiction trends, ,


The London Free Press
“Surgeries meant to save or improve lives are costing lives, Western University and global research partners say in a new study that reveals …”
TAGS: research collaboration, post-operative complications , global impact,


“The president and CEO of Health Sciences North in Sudbury says he agrees more long-term care beds are needed in the community. On Thursday …”
TAGS: addressing overcrowding , acute care settings, patient well-being