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MCCHE is at the centre of efforts to support Indian pulse production

Thu, 2017-05-11 09:35

The Pulse Innovation Platform of the McGill Centre for the Convergence of Health and Economics (MCCHE) brings new methods of food production and marketing to India.

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Gene and environment interaction: Is the differential susceptibility hypothesis relevant for obesity?

Wed, 2017-01-25 11:41

AuthorsMollea, R.D., Fatemia, H., Dagherb, A., Levitanc, R.D., Silveirad, P.P., Dubé, L.

PublicationNeuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews

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The evolution of an ICT platform-enabled ecosystem for poverty alleviation: The case of Ekutir

Wed, 2016-06-22 10:27

AuthorsJha, S.K., Pinsonneault, A.Dubé, L.

PublicationsMIS Quarterly: Management Information Systems

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Fostering reflective trust between mothers and community health nurses to improve the effectiveness of health and nutrition efforts: An ethnographic study in Ghana, West Africa

Wed, 2016-05-11 11:38

Authors: Ackatia-Armah, N.M., Addy, N.A., Ghosh, S., Dubé, L.

Publication: Social Science and Medicine 

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Reciprocal markov modeling of feedback mechanisms between emotion and dietary choice using experience-sampling data

Wed, 2016-05-04 11:36

Authors: Lu, J., Pan, J., Zhang, Q., Dubé, L.Ip, E.H.

Publication: Multivariate Behavioral Research

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Cohort profile: The Montreal Neighbourhood Networks And Healthy Aging (MoNNET-HA) study

Wed, 2016-05-04 11:29

Authors: Moore, S., Buckeridge, D.L., Dubé, L.

Publication: International Journal of Epidemiology

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Companies and universities tackle obesity through pulses

Fri, 2016-03-11 10:05

To discover new ways of promoting pulses like lentils and peas to tackle obesity and undernutrition, the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University has launched a platform that enables companies and institutes to work together towards improving the nutrition of food products.

The Global Pulse Innovation Platform (PIP) aims to boost consumption of protein-rich pulses, a sustainable food product that helps prevent and manage chronic diseases such as diabetes.

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Personality and situation predictors of consistent eating patterns

Wed, 2016-02-17 13:30

Authors: Vainik, U., Dubé, L.Lu, J., Fellows, L.K.

Publication: PLoS ONE

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Common gene variant influences girls' food choices

Wed, 2016-02-10 13:38

The same gene variant may lead girls to make healthy or unhealthy food choices- depending on their early socio-economic environment

If you're fat, can you blame it on your genes? The answer is a qualified yes. Maybe. Under certain circumstances. Researchers are moving towards a better understanding of some of the roots of obesity.

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"Plasticity Gene" Influences Female Food Choices

Wed, 2016-02-10 13:34

Researchers are moving towards a better understanding of some of the roots of obesity, as a gene variant may lead girls to make healthy or unhealthy food choices -- depending on their early socioeconomic environment.

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