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' Most who either chose abortion or carried pregnancy to term are at peace with their decisions.' Abortion in Canada: Understanding the experiences and choices of women who’ve faced unwanted pregnancies
Kw Now News - Angus Reid Institute Poll
'I’m grateful to have a world class facility close to home and available when we need it.' A Dedicated Team Shapes the Future of Cancer Care One Run/Walk at a Time
Kw Now Local News
'It is a colourful life when it comes to urine and fecal matter.' Red Licorice, Beets and Piss Prophets
Joe Schwarcz Phd - McGill University News
'Study hopes to raise awareness, increase vaccination uptake to prevent hospitalization and mortality.' Pneumonia Vaccine uptake remains low among at-risk Canadians study shows
Giorgia Sulis - McGill Univeristy News
'The program provides youth with the chance to be challenged, supported and feel connected to their local community.' How Horses Help Us Heal
Kw Now Local News
'When all the studies are compiled a pattern emerges. It is an emphasis on plant foods... which even extends (suggests) to mental health quality.' What exactly should we eat? You would think that after thousands of studies we would have the answer. Actually we do.
Joe Schwarcz PhD - McGill Univeristy News
'Waterloo Region Public Health will be offering Imvamune vaccine to those at high risk of infection.' It's HERE!!! Public Health confirms first local case of monkeypox
Kw Now Local News
'Ember to provide support and emotional comfort to Cambridge Memorial Hospital personnel.' “Meet CMH's Ember”- She's the First NSD certified Facility Dog dedicated to a Canadian Hospital
Kw Now Local News
'By sequencing the entire genome of this ctDNA, the test reveals characteristics that are unique to each patient’s cancer.' With just a tablespoon of blood, B.C. researchers aim to transform cancer treatment
KW Now - UBC Science News
'While most children fully recover from a concussion, some will have lasting symptoms such as attention difficulties.' Concussion symptoms in children may have multiple underlying causes
Kw Now News - McGill University Research News
'Empathy is crucial for us as individuals, BUT only 13% of Canadians are feeling empathetic, down markedly from two years ago.' In Case you haven't noticed, our EMPATHY bucket needs refilling
Kw Now News - CMHA News
'This proposal includes building a new, state-of-the-art hospital in Kitchener-Waterloo, renewing and repurposing the existing Grand River Hospital.' Hospitals “Building the Future of Care Together” in Waterloo Region and Beyond
Kw Now Local News
'Survey suggests Provinces' performance on the key file of health care is in massive decline.' Health Check: Only One-Quarter of Canadians Believe their province is doing a good job managing health care
Kw Now News - Angus Reid Institute Poll
'Symptoms of monkeypox include fever, headache, muscle aches, exhaustion, swollen lymph nodes, and rash.' Public Health Agency of Canada Confirms 2 cases of Monkeypox
Kw Now News
'The study clearly shows that food insecurity is associated with poor mental health and lower well-being in both youth and adults.' Shielding children from food insecurity – no protection from psychological problems
McGill University News - On Kw Now
'Can we create a universal coronavirus vaccine to protect us from future pandemics?' Future-Proof A Coronavirus Vaccine. 'Can we create a universal coronavirus vaccine to protect us from future pandemics?'
Written by Jonathan Jarry M.Sc. - McGill News - on Kw Now
'So as COVID cases surge, we must expect more false negatives, for purely mathematical reasons.' Navigating False Negatives on COVID Rapid Tests
Written by Dr. Christopher Labos MD, MSc - McGill News - on KwNow
'A young Black woman’s cancer cells achieved immortality ushering in a medical revolution. How they were acquired casts ripples to this day.' Immortality in the Lab: How One Woman’s Cells Changed Medicine and Ethics
Written by Jonathan Jarry M.Sc. - McGill News - on Kw Now
'The compound has the potential to be used as a broad-spectrum treatment against other viruses using the same mechanism including influenza viruses.' The compound has the potential to be used as a broad-spectrum treatment against other viruses which use the same mechanism including influenza viruses such as influenza A, H1N1, and influenza C. Dr. François Jean
UBC Science News - on Kw Now
'Governments are not on track to meet global targets to eliminate violence against women and girls.' One in four women experience domestic violence before age 50
McGill University News - On Kw Now