Day: October 23, 2019

Sudbury could acquire 200-bed field hospital

Sudbury Star It would be used the event of a major catastrophe Greater Sudbury could become home to a 200-bed field hospital, thanks to a donation of sorts from the Public Health Agency of Canada. The equipment would be similar to that depicted in the popular TV show, MASH. File photo Handout / PNG Cue […]

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Duclair’s pair helps Senators end 4-game losing streak with win over Red Wings

CBC | NHL News Go to Source Ottawa’s Anthony Duclair watches for a rebound as Detroit goaltender Jonathan Bernier makes a save during the second period of the Senators’ 5-2 win against the Red Wings on Wednesday. (Fred Chartrand/The Canadian Press) The Ottawa Senators haven’t had much to celebrate so far this season, but coach […]

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16-bit ‘Aladdin’ and ‘Lion King’ cartridges are returning in 2020

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Nighthawk Interactive/iam8bit Are the modern ports of Aladdin and The Lion King not sufficiently nostalgic for you? You’re about to get your retro fix, and then some. Nighthawk Interactive and iam8bit are planning physical releases of the classic Disney games, including limited “Legacy” cartridges for Aladdin on the Genesis/Mega Drive, […]

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Climate change fight good for the North

Sudbury Star The region’s mining, forestry sectors stand to benefit, Sudbury professor says Laurentian University associate professor David Robertson speaks with a member of the North Bay Canadian Club, Wednesday, on climate policy and its impact on Northern Ontario.PJ Wilson/The Nugget pj wilson / NB Northern Ontario might not have had a lot of attention […]

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Med school needs more students, dean tells Sudbury chamber

Sudbury Star Cap ‘makes me crazy,’ Dr. Sarita Verma says Dr. Sarita Verma, dean, president and CEO of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine, addressed an audience at a Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce Luncheon at Bryston’s on the Park in Copper Cliff, Ont. on Wednesday October 23, 2019. John Lappa/Sudbury Star It’s been 15 […]

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AI can help doctors spot brain hemorrhages faster

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links UCSF AI is already capable of discovering medical conditions with a high degree of accuracy. However, brain hemorrhages are particularly challenging — false positives slow things down, while missing even a tiny hemorrhage could be deadly. The technology might be ready for it, however. UC Berkeley and UCSF researchers have […]

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Abandoned pups paired with surrogate moms

Sudbury Star Eight newborn pups discarded on a roadside have been given a chance to live thanks to local breeders who volunteered lactating females as surrogates. Jill Pessot, director of Pet Save, said she was contacted around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday by the city’s animal control service about the abandoned litter, which was found in a […]

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Paradis guilty on all charges

Timmins Daily Press Judge doesn’t buy defence’s story about an unknown hacker or the suggestion a former neighbour may have left porn on the computer. The Ontario Superior Court of Justice in Timmins. RON GRECH/THE DAILY PRESS jpg, TD A Timmins man’s suggestion that a computer hacker and a former neighbour were the sources of […]

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Healthy Aging Expo continues growing each year

Timmins Daily Press City residents, Denise Brazeau, from left and Claire Pagé chat with Cindy Salonen, community health worker, during the Healthy Aging Expo on Wednesday at Science Timmins. RICHA BHOSALE/The Daily Press jpg, TD Science Timmins hosted the third-annual Healthy Aging Expo on Wednesday for senior citizens of Timmins. The event was organized by […]

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Sudbury cardiologist selected for leadership program

Sudbury Star Dr. Andreas Kumar is a cardiologist with Health Sciences North and assistant professor at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine. Supplied photo jpg, SU Dr. Andreas Kumar, a cardiologist with Health Sciences North and assistant professor at the Northern Ontario School of Medicine, is one of 10 physicians selected as part of the […]

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