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When one drink is not enough

MUHC researcher working to help alcoholics.

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Published on : 01 Dec 2003

Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

For 25 years the MGH Christmas choir has lifted spirits

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Published on : 01 Dec 2003

A lifetime of giving

An important milestone was marked recently with a celebration for two special women - Laura Entin and Madga Major, who both celebrated their 90th birthdays. These two remarkable women represent a half of a century of combined dedication to volunteering at the Royal Victoria Hospital of the MUHC

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Published on : 01 Dec 2003

Expecting twins or more?

MUHC Multiple Pregnancy Clinic caters to and prepares parents-to-be.

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Published on : 01 Dec 2003

MUHC MONTREAL CHEST INSTITUTE RESEARCHERS: Ultra-violet irradiation in ventilation systems could reduce office sickness

Sickness among millions of office workers in industrialised countries could be reduced by the use of ultraviolet radiation to kill bacteria and moulds in ventilation systems, conclude authors of a McGill University Health Centre study published in this week's issue of The Lancet.

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Published on : 27 Nov 2003

Alleviating pain a key priority at The Montreal Children's Hospital of the MUHC

The Montreal Children's Hospital of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) expands its Acute Pain Service to help alleviate the discomfort children suffer after surgery or due to some medical diseases such as sickle cell anaemia.

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Published on : 26 Nov 2003

The McGill University Health Centre Honours its Dedicated Staff

Over the next week, the McGill University Health Centre pays tribute to over 1000 employees who have dedicated 25-years or more of service to the MUHC.

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Published on : 18 Nov 2003

Public Lecture

The McGill University Health Centre is pleased to invite you to a Book Signing for Innovation: Essays by leading Canadian researchers

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Published on : 14 Nov 2003

MUHC Improves Energy Efficiency to Save Money

McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) announced today the completion of a $7.2 million project to modernize its heating and cooling systems at two of its sites.

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Published on : 05 Nov 2003

Susceptibility to Malaria

Approximately, forty percent of the world's population is at risk of malaria infection. New research from McGill University and the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre suggests that some individuals may be naturally resistant to this infection.

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Published on : 03 Nov 2003

Ghouls and Goblins are roaming The Montreal Children's Hospital

Things are a little spooky and a little creepy over at The Montreal Children's Hospital of the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC).

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Published on : 31 Oct 2003

Blood Drive

On November 10 from 10 am to 7 pm The Montreal Children's Hospital of the MUHC will hold a blood donor clinic at the Pepsi Forum.

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Published on : 31 Oct 2003

Amputation to Reimplantation

Thanks to the expertise of McGill University Health Centre surgeons, Louis Côté will be returning to his home in Rivière-du-Loup with his severed arm saved.

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Published on : 30 Oct 2003

Quebec's First Pediatric Hospital Turns 100 Years Old

To mark the 100th anniversary of The Montreal Children's Hospital and celebrate its many achievements, a group of prominent Quebecers has launched a Declaration of Support to recognize the Hospital's excellence in pediatric health care.

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Published on : 27 Oct 2003

Newer Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs: Harmful On The Liver?

The disease modifying anti-rheumatic arthritis drug (DMARD), leflunomide does not have a higher risk of liver side effects than the traditional drug, but other newer DMARDs may, according to investigators at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Center (MUHC).

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Published on : 26 Oct 2003