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ALS Quebec: Cal­en­dar of con­fer­ences and activ­i­ties for Sep­tem­ber 2016

For more information about the activities and conferences presented by the ALS Society of Quebec for September 2016, we invite you to visit their website at: http://lnk02.com/v/49/c3b32db74dbcb8dd3e48e665f56c566bb1e687b4a5a8af1f

Published on : 25 Aug 2016

Workshop on Mindfulness Stress Reduction

Gina Rubinsky, psychologist and Mindfulness Stress Reduction Facilitator, will guide a english workshop about mindfulness on Sunday, August 28th at Shanti Yoga in Montréeal West. For more information, please read the advertising above or visit the website http://www.living-arts.ca/retreats.htm

Published on : 24 Aug 2016

AMI Quebec’s pro­grams in September

Click on the link for mroe information about the programs in September of AMI-Quebec: http://campaign.r20.constantcontact.com/render?m=1110274899475&ca=a03f5d99-5960-416d-9332-e75a7fca63e0

Published on : 17 Aug 2016

Ride to Fight ALS

We invite you to visit this web­site below for any­one inter­ested in reg­is­ter­ing to the Ride to Fight ALS. Click on this link for more information: http://lnk02.com/v/443/30c0300eeaed999414cb9644458b4cf8b1063133bdc4da68

Published on : 05 Aug 2016

Activ­ity pro­gram of ALS Soci­ety of Que­bec for August and fall

We invite to check out the list of activ­i­ties offered by ALS Soci­ety of Que­bec for August and fall by click­ing on this link: http://lnk02.com/v/49/c3b32db74dbcb8dde99b8e3708a34d7fb1e687b4a5a8af1f

Published on : 05 Aug 2016

ALS Awareness Month – June 2016

The Neuro is recognized as a major Canadian center for ALS research and patient care. During June, designated ALS Month, The Neuro redoubles its efforts to inform the public and the media about amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), and urges all to help support ALS research.

Published on : 13 Jun 2016

Marking Stroke Month - June 2016

Raising awareness about stroke   Every ten minutes, someone in Canada suffers a stroke. Strokes kill 14,000 Canadians each year, making stroke the third leading cause of death in this country. The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital (The Neuro) hopes to increase public awareness about the dangers of stroke by marking Stroke Month. People who learn about the causes of stroke can take measures to reduce their chances of having a stroke.   What is a stroke?  

Published on : 06 Jun 2016

New Brain Tumour Trial

The Neuro enrolls Canada’s first patient in a new clin­i­cal trial for the treat­ment of brain tumours.

Published on : 09 Mar 2016

On the cover: Biomaterial breakthrough

Research led by Dr Hossein Heris of the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Dr Jamal Daoud of the Department of Biomedical Engineering is featured on the cover of the journal Advanced Healthcare Materials. Their article describes the successful adhesion of human fibroblast cells to a scaffold biomaterial composed of hyaluronic acid and gelatin composite microgels.

Published on : 27 Jan 2016

Mon­treal brain tumour sup­port groups

If you or a loved one have been affected by a brain tumour, you’re invited to share your expe­ri­ences and jour­ney in a con­fi­den­tial, sup­port­ive environment. First Thurs­day of each month 6:30pm — 8:00pm Hope & Well­ness Cen­tre, Lou’s House 4635 Côte-​Sainte-​Catherine Road For more infor­ma­tion: www​.brain​tu​mour​.ca | 1−800−265−5106

Published on : 15 Sep 2015

CALS-​NIC: Obser­va­tional, lon­gi­tu­di­nal MRI study for ALS (recruit­ing both ALS patients & age/​sex matched healthy controls)

This new study has recently started recruit­ing par­tic­i­pants. For more infor­ma­tion, please con­tact kristiana [dot] salmon [at] mcgill [dot] ca.

Published on : 15 Sep 2015

Help prevent the transmission of HPV!

The McGill Division of Cancer Epidemiology has recently launched the CATCH study to test the effectiveness of a Carrageenan-based gel in preventing the tranmission of HPV. Carrageenan is derived from red algae, and commonly used as a thickening agent in food products. It could represent an inexpensive method of prevention against the virus, whereas the vaccine and screening procedures are considerably more expensive.

Published on : 25 Mar 2013

Vitamin B12 deficiency: tracking the genetic causes

Vitamin B12 deficiency: tracking the genetic causes

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Published on : 28 Aug 2012