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Hospitals go beyond "Do not resuscitate"

Published: 9Nov2012

New Brunswick's largest health authority announced this week it will move from a do or do not resuscitate policy to one that gives patients more choices about end-of-life care, as hospital...

Another nail-biting evening - but not much will change

Published: 9Nov2012

(History professor Gil Troy): With many pollsters declaring today’s presidential election “too close to call,” Americans face the third of four nail-biting Election Days since 2000. Barack Obama’s...

Weather girl dreams

Published: 9Nov2012

HuffPost College asked winners of the Undergraduate Awards - an international academic awards program that identifies top students across the globe through their innovative undergraduate research -...

Cancer trials can lack clear information on biopsies

Published: 9Nov2012

People participating in cancer drug trials aren't always given the most straightforward explanation of possible risks and benefits from invasive procedures that may be involved, according to a new...

The man or the platform?

Published: 9Nov2012

(History professor Gil Troy): Mitt Romney and Barack Obama appear to agree about at least one thing on this tense Election Day: They are standing on mutually exclusive party platforms, offering...

How to reduce workplace gender segregation

Published: 9Nov2012

Researchers have previously demonstrated that approximately half of the pay gap between men and women (women earn about 20% less) is due to women having a tendency to work in different occupations...

Corruption probe shakes Montreal, topples Mayor

Published: 9Nov2012

Montrealers have long assumed a fair amount of dirty money sloshes through their city’s politics, but only lately are they learning just how bad things are. This week the mayor had to resign, a...

McGill series lectures on diet, health and science

Published: 9Nov2012

There's a sea of conflicting information out there about what we should be eating and not eating, about what's good for us and what isn't - and trying to navigate it often feels impossible. Four...

Viagra makers stiffen as ruling threatens patent

Published: 9Nov2012

The little blue pill that has enhanced sex lives the world over could face some market competition if the Supreme Court of Canada decides this week that Pfizer Canada Inc.'s patent on the erectile...

Murrahs catch Canadian scholar's fancy

Published: 9Nov2012

Haryana's 'black gold' has caught the fancy of a Canadian scholar. A PhD student of McGill University in Montreal, Sophie Llewelyn, is studying the Murrah-human relation in Haryana and the way it...

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