Daily Media Digest June 25, 2018

Yahoo News Canada (blog)
“Saskatchewan students are among 50 in Canada to receive $100,000 … University of Saskatchewan student Joel Pollak, who is originally from … “


EurekAlert (press release)
“Clostridium difficile infections have decreased 36 percent in Canadian … according to research published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association …”
TAGS: Clostridium difficile infections, down 36% in Canada


CTV News
“… and we don’t support its use in Ontario,” Dr. Andrea Eisen, a medical oncologist at Toronto’s Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, told CTV News.”
TAGS: breast cancer, chemotherapy,


Edmonton Journal
“But when asked by Postmedia, neither Correctional Service Canada nor Alberta corrections could produce statistics on how many women in each …”
TAGS: women’s health, nurse, Alberta


“A Manitoba Health document obtained by CBC News details plans for early implementation of health-care legal changes that would involve training in …”
TAGS: health care staff, train to deal with stress


Ottawa Citizen
“The just-appointed head of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research says “everything is on the table” when it comes to looking at how the …”
TAGS: CIHR, health science, funding


The Labradorian-24 minutes ago
“According to the Canadian Patient Safety Institute, about 220,000 … ://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/publications/science-research- …”
TAGS: Nova Scotia, researchers, superbug


The Globe and Mail-Jun. 22, 2018
“Researchers are examining the potential of drugs like LSD and … Canada’s premier research and treatment centre for mental health and …”
TAGS: Psychedelics, LSD and psilocybin, Research, PTSD