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24 February, 2017 - Edmonton Journal

"A team of University of Alberta medical researchers examining Alzheimer’s disease has completed a new study that could lead to the development of a powerful pharmaceutical weapon against the degenerative illness. Testing on genetically...

24 February, 2017 - CTV

"Louise MacGillivrary has undergone her fair share of hearing tests. “I was in my fifties when I started noticing I was losing my hearing and I’ve been wearing bilateral hearing aids for 11 years now,” she tells CTV News. Now, she is undergoing...

24 February, 2017 - Science Newsline

Patients who complain they can't hear their friends at a noisy restaurant, but pass a hearing test in their doctor's office, may be describing hidden hearing loss. Now, less than six years since its initial description, scientists have made great...

24 February, 2017 - Globe and Mail

"Laura Boudreau’s precocious first child began talking early. She expected her second to do the same, but instead she and her husband waited and waited for Miller to say his first word. Worried he might have a speech delay, Ms. Boudreau put her..."...

24 February, 2017 - The Telegraph

"A new portable brain scanning helmet which diagnoses the extent of stroke damage in just 30 seconds could prevent patients being left with severe disability. Around 152,000 people suffer a stroke in Britain each year, but fewer...

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