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What Is Left of Our Democratic Ambitions?

World leading philosophers addressed the future of democracy against the backdrop of the Paris terrorism attacks
27-Nov-2015 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Promising Drug Combination for Advanced Prostate Cancer


A new drug combination may be effective in treating men with metastatic prostate cancer. Preliminary results of this new approach are encouraging and have led to an ongoing international study being conducted in 196 hospitals worldwide.
25-Nov-2015 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Better Detection of Concussion in Young Football Players

Researcher Christian Duval, PhD, and his team have developed a new, simple and non-invasive approach to create a biomechanical and cognitive profile of football players and more quickly and accurately detect concussions in these individuals.
24-Nov-2015 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Intelligent Gel Attacks Cancer

A new injectable “biogel” is effective in delivering anti-cancer agents directly into cancerous tumours and killing them. This technology, developed by researchers at the University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM), has already been...
19-Nov-2015 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Liking on Facebook Good for Teens’ Stress, Being Liked… Not So Much


Facebook can have positive and negative effects on teens levels of a stress hormone, say researchers at the University of Montreal and the Institut universitaire de santé mentale de Montréal.
18-Nov-2015 7:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Self-Help Books: Stressed Readers or Stressful Reading?


Consumers of self-help books are more sensitive to stress and show higher depressive symptomatology, according to a study conducted by researchers at the CIUSSS de l'Est-de-l'Île-de-Montréal (Institut universitaire en santé mentale de Montréal)...
17-Nov-2015 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Profusion of Medical Advances for Preemies


For World Prematurity Day on November 17, 2015, CHU Sainte-Justine children’s hospital, affiliated with the University of Montreal, is presenting an overview of recent discoveries that are changing the lives of premature babies and their families.
16-Nov-2015 7:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

They Reconstructed His Face Without Leaving a Scar


In an eight-hour operation on an adult patient, Dr. Daniel Borsuk carried out facial reconstruction using virtual surgery and 3D models, removing a vascularized piece of pelvic bone and reshaping it to adapt it to the rest of the face before...
11-Nov-2015 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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