Daily Media Digest October 30, 2017

“A research team led by Dr. Kyoung-Han Kim at The Hospital for Sick Children and the University of Ottawa Heart Institute demonstrated that the effects …”
TAGS: Intermittent fasting, Study


Toronto Star
“Martin Yaffe, a University of Toronto professor and cancer researcher at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre who has been studying breast density for …”
TAGS: Breast density, Research, tumour


Markets Insider
“… surgical oncologist, a clinical investigator at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre (University Health Network), and Farquharson Clinical Research …”
TAGS: University Health Network, BioCanRx, cancer research, contributions


The Kingston Whig-Standard
“KINGSTON – The province’s announcement Friday that it will be contributing more than $500 million to redevelop Kingston General Hospital is great … “
TAGS: hospital investment, Kingston General Hospital


“The SickKids VS Limits campaign aims to raise $1.3 billion for three components, with $600 million being put towards building a new patient care …”
TAGS: sickkids, fund raiser, Toronto


McGill Reporter
“The Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC) is pleased to report that the Deans of Medicine across Canada have confirmed their …”
TAGS: AFMC, support for medical schools


Markets Insider
“That’s why the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, and the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, today announced the …”
TAGS: New science committee, Canada’s scientist


“For the third consecutive year, Lakehead University has been given the title of Canada’s Research University of the Year by Research Infosource.”
TAGS: Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, top research institute


Ottawa Citizen
“On Saturday, she will be awarded The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute’s Chrétien Researcher of the Year Award. Julie Oliver / Postmedia.”
TAGS: stroke, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, brain aneurysm


Winnipeg Free Press
“As many as one in three Canadians lives with diabetes. If left untreated, diabetes causes health problems and death. However, effective treatment of …”
TAGS: Banting, diabetes