Dec 4, 2013 | 11:31Saskatoon Morning Canadians Math Skills On The Decline Audio
Saskatoon Morning Canadians Math Skills On The Decline Dec 4, 2013 | 11:31If the thought of performing long division or "solving for x" makes you want to smash your calculator, you're not alone. Canadian students are slipping further and further behind when it comes to knowing their math. For some thoughts, Leisha was joined by Egan Chernoff. He's an assistant professor at the University of Saskatchewan. Where he teaches the next generation of math teachers.
Dec 3, 2013 | 8:30Saskatoon Morning PotashCorp Announces Major Layoffs Audio
Saskatoon Morning PotashCorp Announces Major Layoffs Dec 3, 2013 | 8:30PotashCorp has announced major layoffs.
President Bill Doyle says the layoffs are necessary to keep the company competitive,
and are driven by slow global growth in demand. CBC Reporter Dan Zakreski spoke with Doyle early this morning. Later, Leisha Grebinski spoke with Peter Phillips, an economist at the University of Saskatchewan about the impact this may have on the industry.
Dec 3, 2013 | 7:10Saskatoon Morning Advances In HIV Treatment Audio
Saskatoon Morning Advances In HIV Treatment Dec 3, 2013 | 7:10Would you rather have HIV or Diabetes?
Advances in HIV treatment have come a long way in recent years - making many people rethink the way an HIV diagnosis is viewed.
Dr. Alex Wong is a professor of Infectious Diseases and the Clinical Director of the Saskatchewan Provincial HIV Leadership Team. He joined Leisha Grebinski on Saskatoon Morning.
Dec 3, 2013 | 6:49Saskatoon Morning Study Shows A Greater Risk Of Kidney Failure In Aboriginal People Audio
Saskatoon Morning Study Shows A Greater Risk Of Kidney Failure In Aboriginal People Dec 3, 2013 | 6:49A recent study published Monday in the Canadian Medical Association Journal shows that Aboriginal people are not only more likely to develop diabetes, they're also at greater risk of end-stage kidney failure. Dr. Roland Dyck is an epidemiologist and a professor at the College of Medicine. He's also one of the authors of the study. He joined Leisha Grebinski in studio YXE.