Daily Media Digest January 11, 2022

Child expert at Hamilton’s McMaster University investigating pandemic-related eating disorders
“A pediatric expert at McMaster University in Hamilton is using a federal grant to investigate the rise in pandemic-related eating disorders.”
TAGS: COVID-19, pandemic, mental health, eating disorders, children and youth health, McMaster University

London university student: Here’s how to track rapid COVID test results
London Free Press
“A first-year Western University nursing student has launched an online portal so the public can report their at-home COVID-19 rapid test results, …”
TAGS: COVID-19, pandemic, rapid test, public health, Western University

Unraveling the complexity of vitamin B12 diseases | McGill University Health Centre
McGill University Health Centre
“… Development Program at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre and a professor in the Departments of Human Genetics, …”
TAGS: B12, vitamin, innovative research, RI-MUHC

Study: trauma rates high in Canada among forceps and vacuum deliveries – Toronto Star
Toronto Star
“The study, published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association … Maternal trauma included severe perineal tears, impaired sexual health, …”
TAGS: trauma, maternal health, neonatal health, birth, delivery, McMaster University

For our brains, older adulthood may begin in our early sixties
“After gradually declining throughout our adult lives, cognitive performance shifts to a more rapid decline in our early sixties, reveals a new Baycrest study.”
TAGS: mental health, brains, aging population, cognitive performance, Baycrest