Even a minor accident or fall could result in a potentially disabling fracture for as many as 60 percent of Canadian women over age 50.
Statement by David Culver and Dr. Arthur T. Porter in response to the Government's seal of approval of the MUHC's Redevelopment Project.
McGill University lauded the Quebec government today for giving the go-ahead to the McGill University Health Centre project to build a 500-bed specialized health sciences facility on the Glen Yards.
Researchers at McGill University, working in conjunction with Spanish investigators, have found a relationship between the increased heartbeat that can follow the consumption of alcohol and an addictive personality.
Gabriella Gershenson, BA'99, stimulates palettes by sampling, and writing about, restaurants that are off the beaten track. Growing up with a mother in the catering profession, she developed a taste for culinary delights. Now living in New York, she tries to help her readers find enjoyable taste sensations outside the mainstream.
Dr Alan Tenenhouse, Director of the Division of Bone Metabolism in the Medicine department at the McGill University Health Centre, is the principal investigator in an eye-opening osteoporosis study surveying 9,000 Canadians.
Dr Debra Titone, a researcher who came to McGill from Harvard, is focussing on one fascinating piece of the schizophrenia puzzle: how words and phrases are sometimes incorrectly processed by those suffering from the illness.
Jovino Santos Neto, BSc(Agr)'77, has played with some of the biggest names in Latin jazz, has produced countless albums, and has blended old world charm with new melodic beats.
Dr Avijit Chaudhuri, a professor in neuroscience at McGill, is working on an artificial eye that will allow the blind to view images; he wants to use a video device to bypass the normal eye-to-brain circuit.
A special show-and-tell took place at the McGill University Génome Quebec Innovation Centre on July 12.