Daily Media Digest June 17, 2019

The Globe and Mail
“Less than a decade ago, the idea of using an automated system to recognize pain in those with severe Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias …”
TAGS: dementia , quality of life, treatment , pain ,


“… in rare disease genomics and neuromuscular disease,” says Dr. Martin Osmond, CEO and Scientific Director of the CHEO Research Institute.”
TAGS: Canada Research Chair , rare disease research , health research


University Affairs
“… in the departments of psychiatry and public health at the University of Toronto and a researcher with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health.”
TAGS: psychedelic drug research, PTSD , treatment, research ,


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“Today, the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, launched consultations that give Canadians an opportunity to comment on …”
TAGS: health and safety , medical devices , health Canada


“But Ontario’s health-care quality agency is currently reviewing a proposal to … SickKids hospital, a major Canadian centre for this area of research.”
TAGS: paediatric healthcare, whole-genome sequencing , genetics, quality of life