Daily Media Digest November 7, 2018

“Officials with Diabetes Canada were joined by Liberal MP Sonia Sidhu in the National Press Theatre Tuesday morning to ask the federal government …”
TAGS: diabetes, prevention, Diabetes 360, MP Sonia Sidhu


The Globe and Mail
“The physician-advocates and researchers who backed the legislation called that an unalloyed good, but Innovative Medicines Canada (IMC), which …”
TAGS: pharmaceutical industry, Health Sector Payment Transparency Act, Ontario


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“This series of events will connect Indigenous organizations, government partners, health care providers, and community leaders as they share lessons …”
TAGS: Indigenous, Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week, HIV, AIDS


Folio – University of Alberta
“It’s those kinds of culturally based food beliefs, identified in new University of Alberta research, that health-care workers need to better understand as …”
TAGS: nutrition, pregnancy, women’s health, immigrant healthcare


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“He is Surgeon-in-Chief, James Wallace McCutcheon Chair in Surgery at University Health Network and Professor, Division of Thoracic Surgery and …”
TAGS: technology, infectious bacteria, antimicrobial copper


Canada NewsWire (press release)
“”Over the last dozen years, scientists across the Alzheimer’s disease … that initiates the process of brain cell death in Alzheimer’s, ultimately leading to …”
TAGS: Alzheimer’s disease, biotechnology, therapeutic approach