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NATIONAL POST | Hydroxychloroquine study finds drug is no more effective than placebo

Published: 4Jun2020

Hydroxychloroquine is not effective in preventing the development of COVID-19 in people exposed to the novel coronavirus, a new study involving Canadian researchers concludes. The results are...

Why do some non-smokers get COPD while many heavy smokers don’t?

Published: 9Jun2020

Smoking is the best-known risk factor for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a debilitating lung condition that can severely limit a person’s day-to-day activities. But curiously, only a...

CTV NEWS | Loneliness can directly impair immune system, increase risk of death: study

Published: 17Jun2020

The findings, published in the journal Trends in Cognitive Sciences earlier in June, show how social isolation can negatively affect the health of the brain as well as the immune system.“Social...

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