Newsmaker: John Hanrahan, Cystic Fibrosis

Published: 16Nov2012

McGill researcher John Hanrahan describes a new treatment for cystic fibrosis derived from sea sponges. Read more at CTV

Use research, genetics to help mistreated children

Published: 16Nov2012

Governments need to do a better job of tracking and pinpointing which of a myriad of social programs would best help children cope with abuse in their early years, says a study released Thursday. [...

Out of touch: E-reading isn't reading

Published: 16Nov2012

(Andrew Piper, German and European literature prof at McGill and co-director of the literary lab Citelab. Author of Book Was There: Reading in Electronic Times, from which this is excerpted): "Amid...

It's a crisis for Quebec women

Published: 14Nov2012

Surgery wait times for deadly ovarian, cervical and breast cancers in Quebec are three times longer than government benchmarks, leading some desperate patients to shop around for an operating room....

City honours veterans at McGill

Published: 12Nov2012

Under overcast skies on the athletic grounds of McGill University, veterans, politicians and everyday folk, the overwhelming majority wearing a poppy over their hearts, gathered Sunday morning to...

Lower costs lure American students to Canadian schools

Published: 12Nov2012

More American teenagers are thinking about picking up a passport and heading abroad for their college years as a way of attending a top-rated school at a lower cost, Canadian and British college...

Joe Schwarcz: investigates 'good' and 'bad' in food

Published: 12Nov2012

Once upon a time, we used to sit down to dinner and all that mattered was what the food tasted like. If it pleased the palate, we ate it. Oh, how times have changed! Now the dinner table has become...