Daily Media Digest September 28, 2021

Kids spared worst of COVID-19, but health experts fear Delta variant may spark uptick – The …
The Globe and Mail
“New research published on Monday shows the majority of Canadian children and teens … to the study, published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal.”
TAGS: COVID-19, pandemic, Delta variant, children and youth health, SickKids Hospital

One Million Dollar Donation Funding Groundbreaking Research on Impact of COVID-19 …
Canada NewsWire
“Unique collaboration between Homewood Health, McMaster University, and Homewood Research Institute will advance learning and share information with academic …”
TAGS: COVID-19, pandemic, funding, innovative research, McMaster University

‘An essential resource’: U of T course focuses on Black mental health – University of Toronto
“… and a scientist at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) who … in the Temerty Faculty of Medicine and director of health equity at CAMH, …”
TAGS: mental health, community health, Black mental health, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Baycrest is paving a path forward towards a dementia-free world – Newswire.CA
Canada NewsWire
“Baycrest is home to a robust research and innovation network, including one of the world’s top research institutes in cognitive neuroscience, the Rotman …”
TAGS: dementia, geriatric health, aging population, research and innovation, Baycrest

Gilead Marks Fifth Approval for Trodelvy® in Metastatic Triple-Negative… – Stockhouse
“Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) today announced that Health Canada has approved Trodelvy® (sacituzumab govitecan-hziy) for the treatment of adult …”
TAGS: cancer, innovative treatment, approval, Gilead

‘It’s more than just not drinking’: A closer look at addiction and complete mental health | The …
The Charlatan
“But Dillon Brady, manager of student conduct and harm reduction at Carleton University, said these statistics are painting a potentially incomplete picture.”
TAGS: mental health, substance use and abuse, addiction, Carleton University

Most preschoolers eat too much sugar, new Guelph study shows | CBC News
“But the new research, based on the Guelph Family Health Study, found eight of … The study, which was published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal …”
TAGS: sugar, children and youth health, University of Guelph