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It’s all in a good night’s sleep

Study finds link between sleep quality and grades of schoolchildren in math and languages
Thu, 2015-01-08 10:33

Making sure school-aged kids get to sleep at a regular hour is often a struggle for parents. But a study by researchers at McGill University and the Douglas Mental Health University Institute in Montreal suggests it’s well worth the effort: the researchers found that a good night’s sleep is linked to better performance in math and languages – subjects that are powerful predictors of later learning and academic success.

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Contact: Florence Meney
Organization: Douglas Mental Health University Institute
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Office Phone: 514-761-6131, ext. 2769

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Contact: Cynthia Lee
Organization: Media Relations Office
Office Phone: 514 398 6754
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Family dinners reduce effects of cyberbullying

McGill study suggests frequent family time protects mental health among adolescent victims of online bullying
Mon, 2014-09-01 16:00

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Contact: Cynthia Lee
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McGill expert: Mental health and the Canadian forces

Tue, 2014-08-12 11:48

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Contact: Raphael Larocque-Cyr
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Office Phone: 514-398-6693
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New hope for treatment of Alzheimer’s disease

A genetic variant conveys significant protection
Tue, 2014-07-15 09:51

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Contact: Florence Meney
Organization: Douglas Mental Health University Institute
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Office Phone: 514-761-6131 ext. 2769
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Source Site: /newsroom