Health

Local Researchers Receive COVID-19 Funding

Provincial funding enables coronavirus research in London, Ontario LONDON, ON – Three studies investigating a range of important COVID-19 questions led by teams from Lawson Health Research Institute and Western University are among an initial 15 projects funded through the Government of Ontario’s COVID-19 Rapid Research Fund. Studying a human protein in the treatment of […]

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St. John Ambulance Launches Online Mental Health Course

St. John Ambulance launches its new 1-day, peer-to-peer mental health course: Mental Health & Wellness for the Workplace in a virtual classroom, as an instructor-led, online offering. St. John Ambulance considers it everyone’s business to care about mental health and wellness in the workplace. As co-workers we are often in a position to recognize when […]

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London Doctors First To Treat COVID-19 With Dialysis

CANADIAN TEAM FIRST IN WORLD TO TREAT COVID-19 WITH SPECIALIZED DIALYSIS Extracorporeal treatment reprograms white blood cells to fight inflammation LONDON, ONTARIO – As part of a randomized controlled trial, a team from Lawson Health Research Institute is the first in the world to treat a patient with COVID-19 using a modified dialysis device. The […]

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