McGill Alert / Alerte de McGill

Updated: Fri, 07/12/2024 - 12:16

McGill Alert. The downtown campus will remain partially closed through the evening of Monday, July 15. See the Campus Safety site for details.

Alerte de McGill. Le campus du centre-ville restera partiellement fermé jusqu’au lundi 15 juillet, en soirée. Complément d’information : Direction de la protection et de la prévention


Avocados don't lower cholesterol

Published: 14 January 2015
The Montreal Gazette: The other day my aunt called me to say that there was a new study showing that avocados lower cholesterol and protect your heart. I hear about studies like this often, and usually they are nonsense. Inevitably the study is poorly done, or done on rats, or involves a biochemical process in a Petri dish. But for once, I saw a nutritional study that was actually a well-designed randomized trial in humans. Finally, I can say the study is true. Read more

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