Daily Media Digest March 26, 2019

CityNews Edmonton
“CALGARY (660 NEWS) — Alberta Health Services is on the frontline of the fight against the burgeoning opioid crisis. They are coming up with …”
TAGS: opioid crisis, data, overdose prevention


McGill Tribune
“Six years later, a group of doctors from the McGill University Health Centre have successfully identified the genetic mutation that resulted in Mathilde’s …”
TAGS: neurodegenerative disease, brain, genetic mutation


“McMaster University has launched a new “science of cannabis” program — which the school says is one of the first post-secondary programs in …”
TAGS: cannabis, science


UM Today (press release)
“Keynote speaker Dr. Amanda Kenny, Violet Marshman professor of rural health in the La Trobe University Rural Health School in Bendigo, Australia, …”
TAGS: research symposium, health care


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“Today, in Amherst, the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, highlighted Budget 2019, Investing in the Middle Class. The Budget …”
TAGS: Budget 2019, national pharmacare, Health Canada