Daily Media Digest June 18, 2018

Daily Miner and News
“Four years ago, he underwent surgery and treatments at the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, Ontario. “As a bladder cancer survivor I …”
TAGS: Bladder Cancer Canada, Ferg devins, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre


Vancouver Sun
“In the Vancouver Coastal Health region, half of eligible seniors are placed in six days or less. In the Northern Health region, the average wait is 73 …”
TAGS: home care, Vancouver Coast Health, Hospital wait times


“Mladen Nedimovic, Dalhousie University professor and seismologist, says 90 per cent of earthquakes that affect Canadians happen offshore — but …”
TAGS: offshore-earthquake research centre, Halifax


The Journal Pioneer
“… when she unexpectedly went into labour and delivered Paizlee Rose Adams at just 23 weeks at the IWK Health Centre in Halifax on April 25, 2018.”
TAGS: micro preemie, IWK Health Centre


Heavy Joy Stick (blog)
“Researchers at the University of Western Ontario in London, Canada, conducted the research along with investigators from the University of Miami in …”
TAGS: eye wrinkles, Research, Sincerity


The Globe and Mail
“There are plans in all three of Canada’s territories to give their residents a better shot at higher education. Yukon, the Northwest Territories and …”
TAGS: University , Arctic Canada


“Kohli, a grade 11 student at Sir John A. Macdonald secondary school, represented Canada in the challenge. He brought home the top honour and a …”
TAGS: science fair, international prize, Waterloo Teen, cancer, Research


“Ontario, Canada, might have a solution, thanks to its single-payer healthcare system. All of Ontario’s health data exists in a few enormous caches …”
TAGS: technology, resident’s health data, to diagnose


“… June 20, at HiVE Vancouver, where MacLeod, BC Health Coalition co-chair Edith MacHattie and Jenny Morgan, director of Indigenous health at the …”
TAGS: healthier communities, addressing healthy families, HiVe Vancouver


The Globe and Mail
“At the heart of health care are face-to-face interactions between health professionals and their patients and families. That is what makes it the ultimate …”
TAGS: moderize health care, digital age, Women’s College Research Institute


“The University of Manitoba’s Dr. Philip St. John, co-lead investigator of the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging Manitoba, says hospitals need to …”
TAGS: heath care system, not ready for patients living longer, manitoba, doctor