Daily Media Digest October 31, 2019

Clinical trial strives for better reoccurring prostate cancer treatment

“The trial is available at London Health Sciences Centre, St. Joseph’s Health Care Hamilton, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Princess Margaret […]”

How much do obesity and addictions overlap?

McGill Newsroom
“This debate inspired a research team led by Dr. Alain Dagher at The Neuro (Montreal Neurological Institute-Hospital) to look for ways to measure the […]”

UBC researcher maps brain activity in patients with mood disorders

CTV News
“For anyone who’s ever had a bout of anxiety or sadness that they just couldn’t shake, new research led by a University of British […]”

New U of M partnership explores innovative solutions for people with disabilities
UM Today (press release)
“[…] Sciences and community members at the launch of DesignAbility West, a new program from the college and March of Dimes Canada (MODC).”

Health effects of emissions on people near roads needs study: report

The Tri-City News
“Health effects of emissions on people near roads needs study: report … “One-third of Canadians live near major roads and are thus potentially exposed […] vehicles, including pick-up trucks and sports utility vehicles,” research found.”

Alberta psychologist touts permanent move away from daylight saving time

CTV News
“A University of Calgary psychologist is encouraged by the growing movement in North America to abolish time changes and says […]”

Alzheimer Society of New Brunswick opens dementia-inclusive office space

“The Alzheimer Society of New Brunswick opened the doors of their dementia-inclusive resource centre on Wednesday, a facility meant to help families […]”