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Trenholm receives HFSPO career development award

Published: 28Mar2018

Stuart Trenholm, who joined The Neuro in 2017 as an assistant professor, has received a Career Development Award from The International Human Frontier Science Program Organization (HFSPO), the only...

Plants, fungi and bacteria work together to clean polluted land

Published: 28Mar2018

Highly complex interactions among roots, fungi and bacteria underlie the ability of some trees to clean polluted land, according to a novel study by bioinformatics and plant-biology experts from...

Tackling adherence to treatment on several fronts

Published: 27Mar2018

Learning to become self-sufficient and responsible is part of life’s journey through the teen and young adult years. Mistakes are often made, and lessons are learned. However, for young kidney...

NATIONAL POST | Mom fears losing access to experimental drug that helped daughter after study ends

Published: 27Mar2018

Jonathan Kimmelman, director of biomedical ethics at McGill University, agreed companies have some obligation to continue to provide care for patients who take part in studies to test experimental...

GAZETTE | Cancer prevention forum focuses on lifestyle choice

Published: 27Mar2018

Of course, there's no such pill on the horizon, said Dr. Michael Pollak, director of the cancer prevention centre at the Jewish General Hospital and the Division of Cancer Prevention of the...

CTV | Montreal school eliminates homework

Published: 27Mar2018

Students at a Quebec elementary school are celebrating a new policy that gets rid of homework. Ecole Elizabeth Ballantyne in Montreal is going to try to give students enough time to finish their...

PARENTS | Sommeil : les mauvaises habitudes s’installent tôt chez les enfants d’âge scolaire

Published: 26Mar2018

Des chercheurs canadiens recommandent aux parents dont les enfants fréquentent l'école primaire de veiller à bien maintenir des règles strictes concernant l’heure du coucher, car ces derniers...

CTV | Bad sleep habits can start in childhood: study

Published: 26Mar2018

Children as young as eight may already show unhealthy sleeping habits normally associated with adolescence according to new research, which could be affecting their school performance and health....

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