McGill University

Expert: flossing

Published: 10Aug2016

"The world woke to the smell of burning floss last week, as thunderous applause met news reports that there was, after all, no evidence for dentists recommending flossing.

McGill expert: Brain injuries, concussions

Published: 10Jun2016

 June is National Brain Injury Awareness Month. Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the leading cause of death and disability in children and adults from ages 1 to 44. Brain injuries are most often...

Scientists create a new way to categorize music

Published: 10May2016

A team of scientists from McGill University, the University of Cambridge, and Stanford Graduate School of Business developed a new method of coding and categorizing music. They found that people’s...

Expert: Health Care Accessory Fees (Quebec)

Published: 2May2016

The Quebec government has the intention to prohibit all accessory fees in health care. (La Presse)

Analyzing the psyche of risky drivers

Published: 28Apr2016

By Fergus Grieve, McGill Newsroom...

Alzheimer’s disease : It takes two (proteins) to tango

Published: 20Apr2016

For years, neuroscientists have puzzled over how two abnormal proteins, called amyloid and tau, accumulate in the brain and damage it to cause Alzheimer's disease (AD). Which one is the driving...

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