Daily Media Digest October 28, 2022

Canadians Encouraged to Live “In Range” to Better Manage their Diabetes
“Sanofi Canada is committed to partnering with healthcare providers and Canadians living with diabetes to help diminish potential complications by …”
TAGS: diabetes, blood glucose levels, Sanofi Canada, JDRF Canada

Health Canada Has Approved an Intravenous and Subcutaneous Medication Treatment for Adults with Moderately to Severely Active Crohn’s Disease
Crohn’s and Colitis Canada
“The clinical trials for SKYRIZI in Crohn’s disease have helped raise the bar in IBD research through more stringent endpoints and innovative clinical trial design…”
TAGS: Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s and Colitis Canada, AbbVie Canada

How The Ottawa Hospital is partnering with patients to transform research and health care
“Ottawa team plays key role in $68M award for patient-oriented research in Ontario…”
TAGS: patient-oriented research, Canadian research, funding, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

$100,000 for Breast Cancer Research
“People living with this disease now receive treatment and support that improves their quality of life and greatly increases their chances of living long and healthy lives.”
TAGS: breast cancer diagnosis, oncology, Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal (IRCM)

Get enough sleep and live longer!
UdeM Nouvelles
“People who follow sleep duration recommendations are likely to live longer, according to a study by researcher Julie Carrier, professor in the Psychology Department, and her colleagues.”
TAGS: Canadian research, sleep study, University de Montreal, Queen’s University

Feds, province announce funding for patient-oriented research in Ontario

CityNews Ottawa
“… a combined investment of more than $68 million over five years to support the ongoing work of patient-oriented research in Ontario through its SPOR SUPPORT Unit.”
TAGS: patient-oriented research, The Hospital for Sick Children, Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute