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CTV | McGill phasing out plastic water bottles in push for greater sustainability

Published: 26Mar2018

Single-use bottled water will no longer be sold on McGill campuses by May 2019, university says… François Miller, director of the McGill Office of Sustainability, told CBC News he was "convinced"...

RADIO-CANADA | Des chercheurs montréalais proches d'un nouveau type de vaccin contre la tuberculose

Published: 26Mar2018

Des chercheurs du Centre universitaire de santé McGill et de l'Université de Montréal ont mis au point une nouvelle arme pour combattre la tuberculose. Le vaccin est pour l'instant testé sur les...

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....

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...

Bank of Canada announces recipients of 2018 Fellowship and Governor’s awards

Published: 23Mar2018

The Bank of Canada has announced that Markus Poschke, Associate Professor and William Dawson Scholar at McGill University, was selected as the recipient of this year’s Governor’s Award. Professor...

ASTRONOMY | Chime begins its cosmic search

Published: 23Mar2018

“This telescope is radically different from other telescopes,” says Matt Dobbs, Associate Professor of Physics at McGill University and a CHIME investigator. “CHIME is really a stepping stone to a...

REACH MD | Certain diabetes drugs may be linked to increased risk of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

Published: 23Mar2018

A Canadian team, led by Laurent Azoulay at McGill University, set out to assess whether the use of DPP-4 inhibitors is associated with inflammatory bowel disease in patients with type 2 diabetes...

Workplace wellness programs yield positive effects for Canadian employees

Published: 23Mar2018

Employee wellness programs in the workplace have been shown to work with some success in the United States, particularly when participation is tied to substantial incentives like a reduction in...

Expert: March for our Lives

Published: 23Mar2018

These McGill University experts are available to comment on a Montreal protest to show support for stricter gun laws in the US:...

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