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Four new Canada Research Chairs for McGill

Two other chairs renewed for McGill researchers
Thu, 2015-04-09 11:49

Four new Canada Research Chairs have been awarded to McGill University researchers and two others have been renewed, representing a total of $6.6 million in funding over the next five to seven years for research in a range of fields related to health, medicine and engineering.

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Reducing cancer-related fatigue one step at a time

Low-intensity exercise program builds scarce resources of people with cancer
Thu, 2015-03-12 10:34

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March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month

Fri, 2015-02-27 10:35

Colon or colorectal cancer (CRC) is the second leading cause of both male and female cancer-related deaths in Canada. In 2013, an estimated 23,900 Canadians were diagnosed with colon cancer. And almost half of those diagnosed died. Surprisingly, colon cancer is one of the most preventable forms of cancer. If caught early, over 90% of these cases could and should result in a full recovery.

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Another fat tax fail

Wed, 2015-02-04 12:37

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Contact: Raphaël Larocque-Cyr
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Creating babies from the DNA of three people

Tue, 2015-02-03 13:37

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February is Heart Awareness Month

Thu, 2015-01-29 11:46

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Suicide prevention week is Feb. 1-7

Wed, 2015-01-28 11:28

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World Cancer Day is February 4

Tue, 2015-01-27 14:13

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Eating Disorders Awareness Week is Feb. 1-7

Fri, 2015-01-23 14:03

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Daily quiet time to improve new mothers’ health

Mon, 2015-01-19 10:06

A quiet time scheduled every afternoon could improve the health of newborns and mothers in maternity wards according to researchers at McGill University.

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Contact: Melody Enguix
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