Tag Archives: Canada

‘I get glimmers of my dad, but they’re only glimmers’ – Daughter who returned home from Canada to care for her dad on the ‘long goodbye’

Máire-Anne Doyle with her father Brian, who has dementia ‘I get glimmers of my dad, but they’re only glimmers’ – Daughter who returned home from Canada to care for her dad on the ‘long goodbye’ Independent.ie According to the Alzheimer Society of Ireland, the number of people with dementia in Ireland is expected to more… Read More »

Famers fume over expected focus on plant-based proteins in Canada Food Guide makeover

OTTAWA — An overhaul of the Canada Food Guide is set to be released soon, a highly anticipated makeover that will do away with the rainbow visual many Canadians associate with the dietary guide commonly used in hospitals and daycares. One of the major changes expected in the new guide is a focus on plant-based… Read More »

Canada Building Genomics Platform for National-Scale, Federated Analyses

New services are called CHORD for ‘Canadian Health ‘Omics Repository, Distributed’ The nonprofit Canadian Network for the Advancement of Research Industry and Education (CANARIE) has announced funding for software development for nine national data services, including one for genomics. In genomics, the service will be built upon CanDIG — the Canadian Distributed Infrastructure for Genomics, which provides… Read More »