Daily Media Digest January 17, 2021

Web-based version of U of T researcher’s CARD game helps improve kids’ vaccination experience
University of Toronto
“… run by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in Toronto, Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health and Ottawa Public Health.”
TAGS: COVID-19, pandemic, vaccine, children and youth health, CAMH, SickKids

UM researchers investigate why being on a ventilator can damage organs – UM Today
UM Today – University of Manitoba
“The research team includes Dr. Andrew Halayko, professor of physiology, Canada Research Chair in lung pathobiology and treatment, and research …”
TAGS: ventilator, innovative research, respiratory health, University of Manitoba

How to beat fatigue – Tips from the university’s Sleep and Depression Lab on how to combat fatigue this time of year
Ryerson University
“If you’re finding it more difficult to do your normal day-to-day functions, then you’re likely fatigued, says Carmona. “If you feel like your boundaries are getting a little bit blurred at work or at school, that can lead to a state of mental or physical exhaustion,” she says.”
TAGS: depression, sleep, fatigue, burnout, Ryerson University

Keeping active through varied activities can reduce risk of developing dementia – SFU News …
Simon Fraser University
“… activities are able to reduce their risk of developing dementia, according to a new study from researchers at Simon Fraser University.”
TAGS: dementia, aging population, physical activity, Simon Fraser University

CAMH launches online tool to improve care for youth with depression – Capital Current
Capital Current
“CAMH’s new online tool will provide frontline care providers with an easy … That’s why the Toronto-based Centre for Addiction and Mental Health …”
TAGS: depression, mental health, online tool, CAMH