Tag: Research

COVID-19 Vaccine: The Grand Elixir?

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The Minister of Health, The Honourable Patty Hajdu stated, “Canada has flattened the curve, but COVID-19 remains dangerous without a vaccine. Over the last...

Possible Link between Paediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome & COVID-19

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Health experts are investigating a possible link between COVID-19 and children suffering from multi-system inflammatory disease. Two months ago, over 20 children presented at a...

Legionnaires’ disease: ‘More Common & Deadlier Risk than Asbestos’

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I, like many people, thought Legionnaires’ disease was a thing of the past.  I couldn’t have been more wrong or grossly misinformed.  Legionella is...

‘Ex vivo’ Autologous Gene Therapy Very Promising for Sickle Cell Disease

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“We are entering an era where gene therapies are being developed and have been approved for genetic disorders of the blood system,” said Professor...

Zayed Centre: World’s First Hospital Dedicated to Rare Diseases in...

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The Zayed Centre for Research into Rare Diseases in Children will change the global face of children’s medicine. Neuroblastoma, hypoplastic left heart syndrome, severe combined...

IBD Spikes Highest amongst Canadian Children

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Canada has the highest incidence of children suffering from inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), an incurable, chronic condition, of which Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis...

Plastics: The Bane of Our Natural Existence

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After a three-year study, Scientific Reports affirms that ‘The Great Pacific Garbage Patch’ is about 1.6 million square kilometres in size – a little...

National Reviews Needed for Children & Youth Deaths Across Canada

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Written by Veronika Bradley, Editor for Children’s Health and Safety Association – April 24, 2014  and Republished by Diligencia Investigative Reporting – April 2019  There...

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