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Selenium and Antioxidants: A Powerful Pairing

Photo by Vegan Photo , Flickr Peanut butter and jam. Apples and cinnamon. Pancakes and maple syrup. Some things are just better together.   Turns out, antioxidants and selenium have a similarly complementary relationship. 
Oct 15 / 2020

TAHSN Statement on Anti-Racism

Last week, Joyce Echaquan recorded her shocking treatment during the last hours of her life. In response to pleas of pain, her symptoms were dismissed and she was subjected to racist language and behaviour by those whose job it was to care for her. Ms. Echaquan was a member of the Atikamekw Nation of Manawan; her family and community are now pleading for immediate action to address the neglect and blatant anti-Indigenous racism which she and many others have faced. 
Oct 9 / 2020

Coronavirus Antibodies Last at Least Three Months After Infection, Study Suggests

Coronavirus antibodies can last at least three months after a person becomes infected with the virus that causes COVID-19, according to a study published today in Science Immunology. Researchers from the University of Toronto and the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute (LTRI) at Sinai Health used both saliva and blood samples from COVID-19 patients to measure and compare antibody levels for over three months post-symptom onset. 
Oct 8 / 2020

How Big Gifts Let Us See the Micro Scale

We are often called upon to stop and look at the big picture. But today, I want to talk about seeing at a much smaller level. On September 24, we announced the transformational gift by James and Louise Temerty and the Temerty Foundation to our Faculty.
Oct 7 / 2020

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