Daily Media Digest January 22, 2019

Toronto Star
“CALGARY—A set of guidelines recently adopted by the University of Calgary aims to make the school’s medical technology and medicine more …”
TAGS: medical technology, innovative medicines, accessibility, student


“The University of Manitoba’s Dr. Lynne Warda (department of Pediatrics and Child Health), also a consultant with the Winnipeg Regional Health …”
TAGS: sudden infant death syndrome, awareness campaign, parenting


The Globe and Mail
“According to the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), one in five Canadians experiences a mental illness, including addiction, in any given …”
TAGS: Blue Monday, mental health, technology, health services


The London Free Press
““It seems like the government is circling the target when it comes to public health,” said Western University political science professor Joseph Lyons, …”
TAGS: public health, health care system, Ontario


“The University Health Network’s Joseph Cafazzo says the smart pumps are less error-prone, and help eliminate human errors when dosing patients.”
TAGS: medical technology, chemotherapy, Winnipeg


“It includes a number of goals over the next two years to improve access to services, client experiences and the health outcomes of Indigenous people.”
TAGS: Indigenous, health care, discrimination, Northwest Territories


“The 2019 makeover of Canada’s food guide will be unveiled on Tuesday, Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor announced.”
TAGS: Canada Food Guide, nutrition, Ginette Petitpas Taylor