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To learn more about our research initiative SPIRAL (Stress in Pregnancy Research ALliance) please visit the website below: 

https://www.mcgill.ca/spiral/

If you would like to learn more about the Ice Storm of 1998 please visit some of the websites below:

Origins: How the Nine Months Before Birth Shape the Rest of Our Lives. by Annie Murphy Paul

What makes us the way we are? Some say it’s the genes we inherit at conception. Others are sure it’s the environment we experience in childhood. But could it be that many of our individual characteristics—our health, our intelligence, our temperaments—are influenced by the conditions we encountered before birth?That’s the claim of an exciting and provocative field known as fetal origins.

CBC Archives- The Ice Storm of 1998

The site shows an in-depth recollection of the disaster that hit Quebec in 1998 with various videos and pictures of the storm.

http://www.cbc.ca/archives/categories/environment/extreme-weather/the-ice-storm-of-1998/topic-the-ice-storm-of-1998.html
http://www.cbc.ca/canada/story/1999/01/09/storm990109.html

Quebec's Ice Storm '98: "all cards wild, all rules broken" in Quebec's shell-shocked hospitals

An excellent article written by Janice Hamilton, a freelance writer living in Montreal, about the impacts of the Ice Storm on health care.

http://www.cmaj.ca/cgi/reprint/158/4/520.pdf

Great Ice Storm of 1998

Maclean's
January 19, 1998

Author ANTHONY WILSON-SMITH with BRIAN BERGMAN in Halifax, BRENDA BRANSWELL in Montreal, LUKE FISHER in Ottawa, ALEC ROSS in Kingston and DANYLO HAWALESHKA and D'ARCY JENISH in Toronto, MARK NICHOLS

Maclean's magazine expresses the effects of the Ice Storm in an engaging article.

http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=M1ARTM0011472

The Weather Doctor

An interesting and informative website about a plethora of weather related topics.

http://www.islandnet.com/~see/weather/doctor.htm

Fun Sites for Kids!

Fun and interactive sites for both kids and parents to understand various aspects of the weather including the greenhouse effect, global warming, winter storms and much more!

Climate Change Kids Site

http://epa.gov/climatechange/kids/index.html

The Disaster Area

http://www.ready.gov/kids


Links in French

Article sur le « Projet Verglas » paru dans les quotidiens et autres journaux :

Article commemoratif des grands quotidiens et d'autre source :

Site canoe.ca (le Journal de Montréal)

http://www.canoe.com/infos/dossiers/archives/2007/12/20071227-135206.html

Le Devoir

http://www.ledevoir.com/societe/actualites-en-societe/171174/verglas-des-tempetes-de-glace-tombees-dans-l-oubli
http://www.ledevoir.com/societe/actualites-en-societe/170773/les-arbres-du-grand-verglas-ce-qu-il-en-reste-apres-10-ans

Site Web contenant des Photos de la tempête :

http://www.lac-bac.gc.ca/sos/002028-5101-f.html?PHPSESSID=67mne147g1qhve7tuu9rt8gdn3
http://www.photomania.com/album_invite2.asp?offset=25&album=16&login=jade&majeur=false
http://www.hagen.com/hari/docu/icephotof.html#table
http://www.letraitdunion.com/article-173231-Crise-du-verglas-1998-Les-Moulinois-ne-sont-pas-restes-de-glace.html
http://www.canoe.com/infos/galeries/20071220154900_verglas/
http://www.fdworld.net/Verglas/

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