Daily Media Digest June 11, 2019

CTV News
“A new study out of McMaster University suggests the physical activity of … Canadian Institutes of Health Research, examined the heart health of 400 …”
TAGS: heart health, physical activity, children


The London Free Press
“Western University researchers are spreading the word about how marijuana may affect fertility, rounding up research findings in a podcast episode …”
TAGS: cannabis, fertility


“The University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services launched a course for doctors to learn how to properly prescribe and taper patients off opioids …”
TAGS: opioids, prescribing, patients


The Review Newspaper
“For Dr. Doug Gray, cancer research is clearly a personal passion. Gray is a researcher at The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute (OHRI) and a …”
TAGS: lung cancer, smoking, taxes


“An immunologist at the IWK Health Centre is calling on the Nova Scotia government to create an immunization program for a virus that causes severe …”
TAGS: rotavirus, immunization, Nova Scotia


“However, one health law and science policy researcher says Health Canada hasn’t approved stem cell therapies and the general public needs to take …”
TAGS: stem cell therapies, Timothy Caulfield