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Serious Food Insecurity in Canada’s Remote Aboriginal North

A new expert panel report on food security in Northern Canada, has found that food insecurity among northern Aboriginal peoples requires urgent attention in order to mitigate impacts on health and well-being.
9-Apr-2014 6:00 PM EDT

“Don’t Push Me Around! Limiting the Causes and Consequences of Bullying”

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CIHR Café Scientifique is presented by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and its Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health.
16-Oct-2013 11:15 AM EDT

CIHR Health Talks

Presented by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and its Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health.
24-Sep-2013 10:00 AM EDT

National MS Clinical Trial Receives Approval

The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health, today announced that a national MS clinical trial has received the necessary medical and ethical approvals required to proceed. The clinical trial is a collaborative initiative between the...
28-Sep-2012 10:00 AM EDT

Harper Government Invests in a Stronger Health Care System, Researchers to Study Programs for FASD and Autism in Atlantic Canada

The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health, today announced funding for research that aims to help the parents of children diagnosed with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) and children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
26-Jul-2012 1:00 PM EDT

CIHR Wants to Give Reporters All the Background Information They Need About the State of Alzheimer’s Research in Canada

In light of the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference taking place in Vancouver next July, CIHR wants to give reporters all the background information they need about the state of Alzheimer’s research.
5-Jul-2012 8:00 AM EDT

CH.I.L.D. Foundation and CIHR Launch Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Research Network

Improving the quality of life of Canadian children by developing more effective treatments and research.
29-Jun-2012 1:15 PM EDT

CIHR Virtual Media Roundtable: Alzheimer’s Disease

In light of the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference taking place in Vancouver next July, CIHR wants to give reporters all the background information they need about the state of Alzheimer’s research.
28-Jun-2012 1:00 PM EDT

Our Experts on Newswise

Heads Up – the Human Brain Holds Key for Healthy Future

Canadian Institutes of Health Research experts discuss brain-related diseases.
9-May-2013 10:00 AM EDT

Autism Matters – to Everyone: Canadian Institutes of Health Research Experts Discuss the Autism Spectrum

25-Mar-2013 9:00 AM EDT

Canadian Institutes of Health Research Experts Discuss the Importance of Sexual Health

To raise awareness of sexual health, CIHR-funded researchers are available to discuss this important part of our lives and its impact on people’s physical and mental health.
5-Feb-2013 10:00 AM EST

CIHR Experts Discuss the Impact of Holiday Stress on People’s Health

10-Dec-2012 9:00 AM EST

Expert Alert: Stopping Bullies at Schools, at Work and Online

24-Sep-2012 11:45 AM EDT

CIHR Experts Available to Discuss the Impact of Climate Change and Air Pollution on Our Health

It’s well known that air pollution has a negative impact on our well-being. We can all name health problems due to it and respiratory complications come to mind immediately. What happens when extreme weather conditions are added to the mix?...
7-Aug-2012 10:30 AM EDT

Alzheimer’s: Does It Have to Be Part of Aging?

CIHR experts available to discuss the scientific basis behind the disease
10-Jul-2012 1:25 PM EDT

CIHR Experts Available to Discuss Health Issues for Athletes and Spectators at 2012 Summer Olympics

5-Jul-2012 8:00 AM EDT

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