Top US cancer hospital has a week’s worth of masks left...

One of the top cancer hospitals in the US is running low on masks as eight patients and staff members are diagnosed with coronavirus.Memorial...

Kitchener high school students get letters warning of exposure to coronavirus

Students and others connected to a Kitchener, Ont., high school have been sent letters by Waterloo Public Health over potential exposure to COVID-19, the...

Vaxxas’ novel high-density microarray patch can deliver vaccines safely and effectively

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Mar 17 2020 Vaxxas, a clinical-stage biotechnology company commercializing a novel vaccination platform, today announced the publication in the journal...

‘Big Brother’ Germany houseguests to find out about coronavirus on live...

Members of the Big Brother Germany household are in for a surprise on Tuesday when they find out about the novel coronavirus outbreak for...

High blood pressure: Blood from this body part is a warning

High blood pressure is insidious in that it doesn’t produce any visible warning signs initially, but overtime, a high reading can be life-threatening. Fortunately,...

Experts provide evidence to support the feasibility of coronavirus mobile app...

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Mar 17 2020 A team of medical research and bioethics experts at Oxford University are supporting several European governments to...

Coronavirus UK ventilators: What is a ventilator? Why are more needed?

They work by placing a tube in a person’s mouth, nose or small cut in the throat and connect it to a ventilator machine.In...

Hospital worker among latest London, Ont.-area novel coronavirus cases

The Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU) is confirming that a health-care worker at London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) has been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus...

Odor alters how memories are processed in the brain, research reveals

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Mar 17 2020 In a new paper published in Learning and Memory, researchers from Boston University's Center for Systems Neuroscience...

Pediatrician uses her ‘trusted voice’ to underscore the importance of Census

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Mar 17 2020 For months in 2019, Chidiogo Anyigbo, M.D., MPH, had been consumed by the need to learn more...