Daily Media Digest June 14, 2019

“… patients at The Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre and is director of mood disorder research at The Royal’s Institute of Mental Health Research.”
TAGS: mental health, antidepressants, drug shortages


The Loop (blog)
“”It’s eye-opening,” said Dr. Sanjay Murthy, an IBD specialist at The Ottawa Hospital and lead author on the study, which was published Thursday in the journal Gut.”
TAGS: inflammatory bowel disease, treatment, drug


Times Colonist
“… study, which also included the universities of Victoria and Toronto, Dalhousie University in Halifax and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health.”
TAGS: cannabis, THC, impaired driving


“… gas] gets absorbed by the patient,” said Ana Lopez Filici, manager of anesthetic clinical services at the University Health Network (UHN) in Toronto.”
TAGS: climate change, anesthesia


“The University of Calgary-Alberta Health Services research, he said, would focus on cannabidoil, or CBD, a non-psychoactive element of cannabis …”
TAGS: cannabis, opioid addiction


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“… using the combined power of big data and artificial intelligence to create mathematical brain models that could fundamentally change how we understand and treat mental illness.”
TAGS: mental health, neuroinformatics, artificial intelligence, big data