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How depression may compound risk of type 2 diabetes

By Fergus Grieve, McGill Newsroom

Depression, metabolic factors combine to boost risk of developing diabetes, study finds 

Depression may compound the risk of developing type 2 diabetes in people with early warning signs of metabolic disease, according to researchers from McGill University, l'Université de Montréal, the Institut de recherches cliniques de Montréal and the University of Calgary.

Published: 12 Apr 2016

Women write about family, men write about war

Article by Andrew Piper, associate professor of Languages, Literatures and Cultures. New Republic

Published: 11 Apr 2016

Civility: It’s the glue that holds society together

In the grand scheme of things, McGill University scholar John A. Hall explains, civility is the glue that holds society together. The Globe and Mail

Published: 11 Apr 2016

Conversation avec Brenda Milner

Presque centenaire, Brenda Milner est toujours professeure de psychologie à l'Institut de neurologie de Montréal et au département de neurologie et neurochirurgie de l'Université McGill. Elle est également l'une des pionnières de la neuropsychologie cognitive. Arnaud Decroix revient avec elle sur son parcours et sur les débuts de cette discipline. Radio-Canada

Published: 11 Apr 2016

Skin tests useless in predicting antibiotic allergies

McGill University Health Centre

Published: 11 Apr 2016

Zika: Plus nous en savons...

« Le drame, c'est qu'une fois qu'on le sait, on ne peut rien faire, sauf interrompre la grossesse », souligne Anne Gatignol, chercheuse à l'Institut Lady Davis de recherches médicales et professeure au département de microbiologie et d'immunologie à l'Université McGill. La Presse

Published: 8 Apr 2016

HIV target shows surprising resistance

By Tod Hoffman, Lady Davis Institute 

Research reveals that even a tiny mutation can allow the HIV virus to become resistant to therapies using the CRISPR/Cas9 gene-editing platform

Published: 8 Apr 2016

Outside the Box: Good design can influence family life

Article by Avi Friedman, architecture professor. Ottawa Citizen

Published: 7 Apr 2016

Dion's complicated dance to justify Saudi arms deal

Op-ed by Andrew Potter, incoming director of the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada. Montreal Gazette

Published: 7 Apr 2016

Panama Papers: Understanding tax evasion

Mutsumi Takahashi interviews Ken Lester of the Desautels Faculty of Management. CTV News

Published: 7 Apr 2016

Opinion: It all depends on what you mean by 'fascist'

Op-ed by William Watson, professor of economics. Montreal Gazette

Published: 6 Apr 2016

Technical workers groom their social skills

“You have to learn to tell the story about what it is, and why it works. At some point, you’re going to have to explain this to investors, and if you come in with dry, technical stuff, you run a risk of losing their interest.” Donald Smith, professor and plant scientist. The Globe and Mail

Published: 6 Apr 2016

Comment recycler les revenus du marché du carbone?

La tarification n’est pas sans risque, écrit le groupe dirigé par Christopher Ragan, professeur d’économie à l’Université McGill. Le Devoir

Published: 6 Apr 2016

Supportive management can make/break nursing careers

“Paying close attention to the leadership practices of nurse managers could go a long way in improving patient care and increasing the retention rate among our new nurses.” Mélanie Lavoie-Tremblay, associate professor, Ingram School of Nursing. McKnight's

Published: 5 Apr 2016

RI-MUHC leads innovative network to support children

McGill University Health Centre

RI-MUHC will lead an innovative pan-Canadian network that aims to improve life outcomes for children with brain-based development disabilities

RI-MUHC will lead an innovative pan-Canadian network that aims to improve life outcomes for children with brain-based development disabilities

Published: 31 Mar 2016