Daily Media Digest July 20, 2018

“New research suggests EVT could benefit one in five Canadian stroke … Health-care providers assess whether to use EVT on a case-by-case basis, using an …”
TAGS: Heart and Stroke Foundation, Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre, treatment, EVT


Saskatoon StarPhoenix
“Four U of S health research projects have received more than $2.4 million in … are led by Dr. Alexandra King, the Cameco chair in Indigenous health.”
TAGS: University of Saskatchewan, CIHR funding, Indigenous health research


Edmonton Journal
“The Misericordia’s existing emergency department was built in 1969 and … is still working through ideas with Covenant and Alberta Health Services.”
TAGS: emergency department, infrastructure, Covenant Health, Alberta Health Services


The Sudbury Star
“Estelle Joliat, Parkinson Canada’s community development co-ordinator for Northern Ontario, told The Star in March that research has shown that …”
TAGS: Parkinson’s, exercise


“Matt Numer, an assistant professor at Dalhousie University’s school of health and human performance, said the public needs to know that condoms …”
TAGS: HIV, prevention


“Powerlessness, battling with mental illness and self-blame are common themes found in suicide notes, according to a study from Canadian …”
TAGS: CAMH, mental health, suicide prevention


“He was recognized early this year when a panel of local and national experts chose him to receive the Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation …”
TAGS: Dr. Andrew Potter, VIDO-Intervac