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MUHC researchers verify link between heartburn medication and community-acquired C. difficile

Tue, 2006-09-26 12:00

A new study conducted by MUHC researchers adds further evidence to the link between proton pump inhibitors, such as heartburn medications, and Clostridium difficile infection outside of hospitals.

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Contact: Ian Popple
Organization: MUHC Public Relations and Communications
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Office Phone: 514-843-1560
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MUHC reaches another redevelopment project milestone

Tue, 2006-09-26 15:30

Construction zone of future Glen Campus free of contaminants.

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Contact: Judith Horrell
Organization: MUHC Redevelopment Project
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Office Phone: 514-934-1934 ext. 71368
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The Montreal Children's Hospital is leading the way on the emerging issue of transition of care

Thu, 2006-09-28 12:00

Media invitation - Bridging the Gap between Pediatric & Adult Care.

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Contact: Lisa Dutton
Organization: The Montreal Children's Hospital of the MUHC
Office Phone: 514-403-4607
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Media bulletin from the MUHC: update at 3:00 p.m.

Thu, 2006-09-28 12:00

One more victim of the shooting incident at Dawson College was released from the Montreal General Hospital of the MUHC this week.

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Contact: Seeta Ramdass
Organization: MUHC Public Relations and Communications
Office Phone: 514-843-1560/514-934-1934 ext. 43333
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Study identifies part of brain responsible for tone deafness

Fri, 2006-09-29 11:00

A new study has discovered that the brains of people suffering from tone deafness are in fact lacking in white matter.

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Contact: Marc Tulin
Organization: Université de Montréal
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Office Phone: 514-343-7593
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Anything you can do, I can do...

Tue, 2006-10-03 09:00

Using thermal imaging for the first time to measure arousal rates, a new McGill study shows that women become sexually aroused as quickly as men do. The study, by McGill psychology prof and director of the Sex and Couple Therapy Service of the Royal Victoria Hospital, Irv Binik, and grad student Tuuli Kukkonen, shatters the long-held myth that men get excited faster than women.

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The Cedars Cancer Institute of the MUHC takes on the dragon

Sat, 2006-09-30 12:00

The Cedars Cancer Institute of the MUHC is holding its first annual Think Outside the Boat fundraising celebration.

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Contact: Seeta Ramdass
Organization: MUHC Public Relations & Communications Services
Office Phone: 514-843-1560
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Breakthrough by MUHC researcher has major implications for diagnosis, treatment of childhood blindness

Wed, 2006-10-04 12:00

Eye Health Month is off to an exciting start, with the recent announcement by MUHC researcher Dr. Robert Koenekoop and his colleagues of a breakthrough discovery in the genetics of childhood blindness.

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Contact: Ian Popple
Organization: MUHC Public Relations and Communications
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Office Phone: 514-843-1560
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Professor Clark

Thu, 2006-10-05 08:30

Former prime minister Joe Clark signs on as a Professor of Practice for Public-Private Sector Partnerships at the McGill Centre for Developing-Area Studies.

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A force to be reckoned with

Thu, 2006-10-05 08:30

McGill students walk away with a record five awards at the annual Forces AVENIR gala in Quebec City. But they're just doing it for the community.

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