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Health care could be behind Canada's longer life expectancy

Published: 29Mar2017

But Erin Strumpf, who researches public health at McGill University in Montreal, says it is not so simple. With so many factors affecting health, such as lifestyle and genetics, it can be difficult...

Expert: OECD report on Montreal’s employment and innovation

Published: 29Mar2017

The OECD has released a report titled "City of Talent Montreal: An Action Plan for Boosting Employment, Innovation and Skills": “Montreal has huge potential to become one of the most dynamic cities...

How Tetris therapy could help patients

Published: 28Mar2017

Dr Robert Hess, from McGill University in Canada, who ran the study said: "Using head-mounted video goggles we were able to display the game dichoptically, where one eye was allowed to see only the...

Improving memory with magnets

Published: 28Mar2017

The ability to remember sounds, and manipulate them in our minds, is incredibly important to our daily lives — without it we would not be able to understand a sentence, or do simple arithmetic. New...

Justin Trudeau's #WelcomeRefugees policy to be assessed in live study

Published: 27Mar2017

Professor Jill Hanley, from McGill University, is the Montreal lead on the "live" study which will track the results of the humanitarian program, and the efforts of ordinary Canadians who've been...

Improving memory with magnets

Published: 27Mar2017

Discovery expands our understanding of how we remember sound...

Epilepsy Day 2017

Published: 26Mar2017

March 26 is Purple Day for Epilepsy, a day to support epilepsy awareness worldwide...

McGill music students dream of performing with Montreal Symphony Orchestra

Published: 24Mar2017

You need to hit all the high notes if you want to get in to McGill’s Schulich School of Music. The program receives more than 1,000 applicants a year – but only a couple hundred are admitted. ...

Why when we're in our 40s and 50s we get much less praise than we used to

Published: 23Mar2017

“I get considerably less praise than I use to 10 years ago. I find this troubling at times, let me explain why this is a natural thing. And it shouldn't bother us - too much.”...

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