Daily Media Digest November 27, 2018

“Students from the University of Calgary have been working all weekend to come up with health technology solutions they hope will save lives.”
TAGS: students, Health, technology, innovation


“Yang Qu hopes to lead the way in unlocking the full potential of cannabis – both commercially and medicinally – just as he did as one of Canada’s foremost anti-cancer drug researchers.”
TAGS: cannabis, research, health


The Globe and Mail
“… vulnerable members of our society,” wrote Elia Abi-Jaoude, lead author of the commentary who works in psychiatry at the University Health Network.”
TAGS: medication, Dementia, seniors, trazodone, antidepressant


“The University of Toronto is partnering with Canada’s National Research Council to create a national innovation hub focused on microfluidics – a field …”
TAGS: innovation hub, microfluids, health technology


Net Newsledger
“Our Health Services team is made up of Indigenous Nurses who will monitor each patient’s personal health journey with cannabis, and study how …”
TAGS: Indigenous, cannabis, health services


The Globe and Mail
“… Louise de Lannoy of the School of Kinesiology and Health Studies at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ont., and her colleagues draw on a database …”
TAGS: fitness, exercise, health


The London Free Press
“With opioid-related deaths on the rise across Canada, Western University researchers are offering up a tool school boards can use to see if adding an …”
TAGS: opioid crisis, schools, overdose prevention