"The master has failed more times than the beginner has even tried." Leading with this quote, Dr. Bhandari talks about what it takes to achieve your goals and SUCCEED. Learn about the gifts of failure, what failure can teach you about yourself, and how to follow your internal light regarding questions about what to focus on in life. Presented by Dr. Mohit Bhandari, Professor & Academic Head, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery & University Scholar, McMaster University; Canada Research Chair in Evidence-Based Orthopaedics. (2016)
A new study led by researchers from the BC Injury Research and Prevention Unit found girls in rural B.C. communities with poor access to local mental health services are at the highest risk of intentionally poisoning themselves. The most common substance used was non-opioid painkillers and the second most common substance used was medication for anxiety and depression.
Dr. Pascal Lavoie and his team compared the immune responses of babies to those of COVID-19-negative adults from Metro Vancouver. The antibody reactivity to SARS-CoV-2 in almost all of these adults was up to 100-fold higher compared to the infants at second blood sera collection. The researchers estimate that between 90-99 per cent of adults have positive antibody reactivity to SARS-CoV-2 antigens.
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