Daily Media Digest July 26, 2019

“The study, funded by Canadian Institutes of Health Research and The Heart and the Stroke Foundation of Canada, says isolated populations often ..”
TAGS: Indigenous health, genetic traits, CIHR


“A team of Ontario researchers say they’ve come up with a way to convert common types of viruses into a gel with potential for a wide variety of medical …”
TAGS: common viruses , bacteria-fighting, bacteriophage


CTV News
“Western University scientist Jörn Diedrichsen looks at images of the cerebellum in London, Ont. on Wednesday, July 24, 2019. (Celine Moreau / CTV …”
TAGS: mental disorders, brain health, brain mapping


Alberta Daily Herald Tribune
“”A visit to a radiologist isn’t often easily accessible for women in rural Alberta unless they […]””
TAGS: women’s health , healthcare access, cancer screening


The Globe and Mail
“Federal Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor is asking all provinces to remove abortion access barriers, saying she is concerned about policies and …”
TAGS: women’s health, barriers to access, abortion access ,


“Instead, the minister shared some of the work she said Health Canada has been doing to support better access to pediatric treatments. Health Canada …”
TAGS: paediatric treatments, Health Canada,