Daily Media Digest March 21, 2019

The London Free Press
“Hill, a scientist at Lawson Health Research Institute — the research arm of London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care London …”
TAGS: pregnancy health , paediatric health , childhood trajectory, research study ,


McGill Reporter
“Globally, it is estimated that more people are affected by rare diseases (350 million) than by HIV (36.9 million)! At the McGill University Health Centre …”
TAGS: rare disease, research study, biological mechanisms, optimal medical care,


University Affairs
“The federal government’s pre-election budget contains several key items for students and universities.”
TAGS: Budget 2019, skills and youth, Indigenous access, research funding


CTV News
“A study that looked at more than 50,000 tea drinkers in Iran over more than a decade has found a significant association between drinking very hot tea and being diagnosed with esophageal cancer.”
TAGS: cancer research study, esophageal cancer, large-scale study, risks ,


The Sudbury Star
“Five new research projects will be underway in the Greater Sudbury area thanks to the Louise Picard Public Health Research Grant. Five grants were …”
TAGS: research funding, Louise Picard Public Health Research grant , collaborative approach


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“”This funding will help improve the quality of life of people living with dementia, as well as their caregivers,” said WBHI Founder and CEO Lynn …”
TAGS: Budget 2019, National Dementia Strategy, prevention focus,