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Calgary Sun
BLG Awards set to honour top CIS athletes at special event Monday‘There’s hundreds of females and they chose me?’ Then I just started trying to
BLG Awards set to honour top CIS athletes at special event Monday
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
‘There’s hundreds of females and they chose me?’ Then I just started trying to figure out who to thank.” Melodie Daoust, McGill University, Hockey Yes, Melodie Daoust has been nominated for a BLG Award before. No, that doesn’t make it any less... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Museum of disABILITY to open exhibit on Down Syndromeprofessionals with Down syndrome in acting and advertising. Keynote speaker wi
Museum of disABILITY to open exhibit on Down Syndrome
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 hours ago
professionals with Down syndrome in acting and advertising. Keynote speaker will be David Wright, professor of history at McGill University and author and co-editor of eight books, including “Downs: The History of a Disability.” Admission is free.... Read more
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examiner.com
Malia Obama to join Harvard's Class of 2021 in fall 2017 after gap yearsince 2004. Ms. Goodman has a BA in History & Art History, and a Masters in Lib
Malia Obama to join Harvard's Class of 2021 in fall 2017 after gap year
examiner.com / Posted 17 hours ago
since 2004. Ms. Goodman has a BA in History & Art History, and a Masters in Library and Information Studies both from McGill University, and has done graduate work at Concordia University as part of the MA in Judaic Studies degree program. Ms.... Read more
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CBC.ca
'Open data': Why advocates are calling on governments to open their databasesyou're necessarily going to see a complete picture," said Renee Sieber, an asso
'Open data': Why advocates are calling on governments to open their databases
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
you're necessarily going to see a complete picture," said Renee Sieber, an associate professor of geography at Montreal's McGill University who was part of a panel at the summit. "If you don't have a category for a certain marginalized person in... Read more
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Vail Daily
Vail travel feature: Favorable exchange rate makes travel to Quebec a no-brainerVietnam draft evaders. Montreal is a vibrant, young, energetic city. It is hom
Vail travel feature: Favorable exchange rate makes travel to Quebec a no-brainer
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
Vietnam draft evaders. Montreal is a vibrant, young, energetic city. It is home to four universities. At the entrance to McGill University, with an enrollment of 36,000 students, is an impressive-looking sculpture titled “The Illuminated Crowd,”... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Machine learning could become powerful tool in plastic surgerysurgeons to harness complex clinical data to help guide key clinical decision-m
Machine learning could become powerful tool in plastic surgery
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
surgeons to harness complex clinical data to help guide key clinical decision-making," write Dr. Jonathan Kanevsky of McGill University, Montreal, and colleagues. They highlight some key areas in which machine learning and "Big Data" could... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Political Identity and the Problem of Democratic Exclusion – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethicsour efforts to deal with the growing conflicts which arise from it. Charles Ta
Political Identity and the Problem of Democratic Exclusion – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
our efforts to deal with the growing conflicts which arise from it. Charles Taylor is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at McGill University, Montreal, and one of the world's most celebrated living philosophers. He is the recipient of the Kyoto... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendar, Ishpeming. Call 361-4947. Paris Under Nazi Germany: 1940-1944 - A six-week c
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 2 days ago
, Ishpeming. Call 361-4947. Paris Under Nazi Germany: 1940-1944 - A six-week course presented by Roger Magnuson, retired McGill University history professor. Meets Thursdays through May 26 in the Peter White Public Library Lions Room, 6:30-8 p.m.... Read more
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Psych Central
Risky Drivers Have Distinct Emotional Profilesyear. Sadly, repeat offenders are common and are often minimally responsive to
Risky Drivers Have Distinct Emotional Profiles
Psych Central / Posted 2 days ago
year. Sadly, repeat offenders are common and are often minimally responsive to education and prevention efforts. As such, McGill University researchers believe a better understanding of the subconscious and emotional processes of high-risk drivers... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Outbreak of tropical parasitic infection observed for first time in the Arcticfor the first time in the Arctic. The discovery was made in Nunavik, Quebec, by
Outbreak of tropical parasitic infection observed for first time in the Arctic
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
for the first time in the Arctic. The discovery was made in Nunavik, Quebec, by a team from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC), in collaboration with the Nunavik Department of Public Health, Institut National... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarStep and Tradition meeting, 6 p.m., Bethany Lutheran Church, 715 Mather , Ishpe
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Step and Tradition meeting, 6 p.m., Bethany Lutheran Church, 715 Mather , Ishpeming. Call 361-4947. Paris Under Nazi Germany: 1940-1944 - A six-week course presented by Roger Magnuson, retired McGill University history professor. Meets Thursdays... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Bennington College artist-in-residence Jacqueline Mabey presents feminist pedagogy exhibitfeminism," and has 10 years of post-secondary education in art history and cult
Bennington College artist-in-residence Jacqueline Mabey presents feminist pedagogy exhibit
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
feminism," and has 10 years of post-secondary education in art history and cultural studies at Wilfrid Laurier University, McGill University, and The University of British Columbia, according to failprojects.net. Mabey typically "parachutes into a... Read more
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CTV News
Tropical parasite emerges in indigenous communities in Far Northpotentially dangerous parasite was found in Nunavik, in Quebec’s far north. A
Tropical parasite emerges in indigenous communities in Far North
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
potentially dangerous parasite was found in Nunavik, in Quebec’s far north. A team from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre made the find after examining an outbreak of intestinal illnesses in 10 Indigenous villages... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Opera Peep Show: Not your typical night at the operaperformances at Peep Show. Opera Peep Show has it origins in Montreal, when Mi
Opera Peep Show: Not your typical night at the opera
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
performances at Peep Show. Opera Peep Show has it origins in Montreal, when Michael and Perez met as students at McGill University more than 10 years ago, and created Liederwolfe, a company that became famous in Montreal’s then thriving... Read more
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Timmins Times
Timmins drug drop-off day is on May 21sewage treatment process and the result is that the drugs find their way into t
Timmins drug drop-off day is on May 21
Timmins Times / Posted 4 days ago
sewage treatment process and the result is that the drugs find their way into the environment. A recent study published by McGill University, in the Journal of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry revealed that many drug compounds found their way... Read more
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FOX News
Emotional child abuse may be just as bad as physical harmhad all types of problems, from anxiety and depression to rule-breaking and agg
Emotional child abuse may be just as bad as physical harm
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
had all types of problems, from anxiety and depression to rule-breaking and aggression," lead study author David Vachon, of McGill University in Montreal, said by email. His team was surprised, he said, that "different types of abuse had similar... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
OSMR gene plays key role in driving growth of glioblastoma tumors- a step toward the ultimate goal of finding ways to treat these tumors. "If we
OSMR gene plays key role in driving growth of glioblastoma tumors
News-Medical-Net / Posted 4 days ago
- a step toward the ultimate goal of finding ways to treat these tumors. "If we find that they can reverse tumor formation in rodent models," she says, "we will be equipped to adapt those techniques for testing in patients." ​McGill... Read more
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CTV News
University of Ottawa to cut the carbon footprint of its investmentsmeasure only applied to a $5-million fund -- a fraction of the school's $130-mi
University of Ottawa to cut the carbon footprint of its investments
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
measure only applied to a $5-million fund -- a fraction of the school's $130-million endowment. The University of Calgary, McGill University in Montreal and Dalhousie University in Halifax have all decided against divestment, as did the University... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
University of Ottawa to cut the carbon footprint of its investmentsmeasure only applied to a $5-million fund – a fraction of the school’s $130-mil
University of Ottawa to cut the carbon footprint of its investments
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
measure only applied to a $5-million fund – a fraction of the school’s $130-million endowment. The University of Calgary, McGill University in Montreal and Dalhousie University in Halifax have all decided against divestment, as did the University... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The long-term growth challenge: Many questions, few easy answersChristopher Ragan is an associate professor of economics at McGill University a
The long-term growth challenge: Many questions, few easy answers
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Christopher Ragan is an associate professor of economics at McGill University and a research fellow at the C.D. Howe Institute. The Canadian economy faces serious growth headwinds over the next few decades, and policy makers across the country... Read more
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New Kerala
Blocking a key protein may stop deadly brain tumour formation - newkerala.com #54580brain tumours live only 16 months is just heartbreaking," said lead researcher
Blocking a key protein may stop deadly brain tumour formation - newkerala.com #54580
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
brain tumours live only 16 months is just heartbreaking," said lead researcher Arezu Jahani-Asl, assistant professor at at McGill University in Canada. The researchers found that the higher the OSMR expression in the brain, the faster the patient... Read more
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PhysOrg
Chernobyl, three decades on+ Fukushima Research Initiative, joined the faculty of the University of South
Chernobyl, three decades on
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
+ Fukushima Research Initiative, joined the faculty of the University of South Carolina in 1991 after earning a Ph.D. at McGill University and completing a postdoctoral fellowship at The University of California, Davis. Credit: University of... Read more
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The Irish Times
Unthinkable: Are public manners in a state of decline?States. There is nothing new about sharp insults or personalised attacks in po
Unthinkable: Are public manners in a state of decline?
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
States. There is nothing new about sharp insults or personalised attacks in politics but, according to Prof John A Hall of McGill University in Canada there are modern factors that are adding fuel to the fire. These include the deepening... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Science of Identity and Differencemodification was chemically blocked, the mice were less likely to become addict
The Science of Identity and Difference
The New Yorker / Posted 6 days ago
modification was chemically blocked, the mice were less likely to become addicted. In 2004, a team of researchers at McGill University noticed that rats raised by low-nurturing mothers were likely to be notably stressed as young adults. The... Read more
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Newsmax
Maple Syrup: Sweet Anti-Aging Superfood?a way to fight cancer without the side effects of current treatments. • Combat
Maple Syrup: Sweet Anti-Aging Superfood?
Newsmax / Posted 6 days ago
a way to fight cancer without the side effects of current treatments. • Combat harmful bacteria. Researchers at Canada's McGill university created a concentrated extract of maple syrup that combats bacteria. The researchers tested the extracts... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
First Coast Success: Giselle Carson runs on passion, stresses the value of exercise for body and mindyour path from there? I met my amazing husband when I was going to school in C
First Coast Success: Giselle Carson runs on passion, stresses the value of exercise for body and mind
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
your path from there? I met my amazing husband when I was going to school in Canada. I obtained my bachelor�s degree from McGill University. Jeff and I met when we were there together, married and later planned to move to the United... Read more
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Quartz
A new study suggests mindfulness isn’t quite as miraculous as we’ve been led to believemonth in PLoS ONE should dampen some of the exuberance over mindfulness’ seemin
A new study suggests mindfulness isn’t quite as miraculous as we’ve been led to believe
Quartz / Posted 7 days ago
month in PLoS ONE should dampen some of the exuberance over mindfulness’ seemingly miraculous effects. Researchers from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, analyzed papers on mindfulness and found that, given the sample size of the studies,... Read more
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York Daily Record
Who are the GOP and Dem delegate candidates?further left than Hillary Clinton, drawing the party further left," she said. S
Who are the GOP and Dem delegate candidates?
York Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
further left than Hillary Clinton, drawing the party further left," she said. She will study either economics or history at McGill University in Canada after high school. Bruce Neylon, 63, Straban Township, Adams County -- The computer programmer... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Human rights icon Maher Arar is back to doing what he lovesrunning a currency exchange operation in his early teens in Damascus and buildi
Human rights icon Maher Arar is back to doing what he loves
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
running a currency exchange operation in his early teens in Damascus and building computers while studying engineering at McGill University, where he met his wife, Tunisian-born Monia Mazigh. He was an honest workaholic, determined to make it as... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Researchers observe worrisome increase in anaphylaxis ratereaction, seems to be increasing among children, according to a new study led b
Researchers observe worrisome increase in anaphylaxis rate
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 days ago
reaction, seems to be increasing among children, according to a new study led by a team at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC). The findings, published this week in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Canada needs to rethink energyat Dalhousie University. Mark Stoddart is Associate Professor of Sociology at M
Canada needs to rethink energy
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 10 days ago
at Dalhousie University. Mark Stoddart is Associate Professor of Sociology at Memorial University. Catherine Potvin is Professor of Biology at McGill University. She is the Canada Research Chair in Climate Change Mitigation and Tropic... Read more
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FOX News
Father’s diet may influence long-term health of offspringdevelopment in the womb. But it may not just be mom’s eating habits that can a
Father’s diet may influence long-term health of offspring
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
development in the womb. But it may not just be mom’s eating habits that can affect an unborn child. New research from McGill University in Montreal has revealed that a father’s diet pre-conception may also play a crucial role in the future... Read more
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FOX News
Father’s diet may influence long-term health of offspringdevelopment in the womb. But it may not just be mom’s eating habits that can a
Father’s diet may influence long-term health of offspring
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
development in the womb. But it may not just be mom’s eating habits that can affect an unborn child. New research from McGill University in Montreal has revealed that a father’s diet pre-conception may also play a crucial role in the future... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Bulletin BoardFor more information call 906-360-7107, or visit www.namiam.org. World War II
Bulletin Board
The Mining Journal / Posted 11 days ago
For more information call 906-360-7107, or visit www.namiam.org. World War II course at PWPL MARQUETTE - Retired McGill University professor Roger Magnuson will teach a six-week course entitled "Paris Under Nazi Germany" in the Peter... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
John Ibbitson’s Harper biography wins Shaughnessy Cohen PrizeGrit: The Life and Politics of Paul Martin Sr. They were selected by award-win
John Ibbitson’s Harper biography wins Shaughnessy Cohen Prize
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Grit: The Life and Politics of Paul Martin Sr. They were selected by award-winning author and military historian Tim Cook, McGill University political science professor Antonia Maioni and Globe and Mail investigative reporter Robyn... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
500-km fundraising walk a tribute to refugeesroads and was by himself with only the supplies he brought with him. “I went t
500-km fundraising walk a tribute to refugees
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 11 days ago
roads and was by himself with only the supplies he brought with him. “I went through a range of emotions,” the third-year McGill University mechanical engineering student said. “But is was extremely educational and liberating.” As a Muslim and... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
500-km fundraising walk a tribute to refugeesroads and was by himself with only the supplies he brought with him. “I went t
500-km fundraising walk a tribute to refugees
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 11 days ago
roads and was by himself with only the supplies he brought with him. “I went through a range of emotions,” the third-year McGill University mechanical engineering student said. “But is was extremely educational and liberating.” As a Muslim and... Read more
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Welland Tribune
500-km fundraising walk a tribute to refugeesroads and was by himself with only the supplies he brought with him. “I went t
500-km fundraising walk a tribute to refugees
Welland Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
roads and was by himself with only the supplies he brought with him. “I went through a range of emotions,” the third-year McGill University mechanical engineering student said. “But is was extremely educational and liberating.” As a Muslim and... Read more
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The Verge
Breakthrough method means CRISPR just got a lot more relevant to human healththe Genetic News Expert Service. But the technique isn’t all powerful — at lea
Breakthrough method means CRISPR just got a lot more relevant to human health
The Verge / Posted 11 days ago
the Genetic News Expert Service. But the technique isn’t all powerful — at least not yet. Chen Liang, an HIV researcher at McGill University who has worked with CRISPR, points out that because the technique can only be used to directly convert one... Read more
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examiner.com
Trump wins big in New York primary shuts out Cruzsince 2004. Ms. Goodman has a BA in History & Art History, and a Masters in Lib
Trump wins big in New York primary shuts out Cruz
examiner.com / Posted 12 days ago
since 2004. Ms. Goodman has a BA in History & Art History, and a Masters in Library and Information Studies both from McGill University, and has done graduate work at Concordia University as part of the MA in Judaic Studies degree program. Ms.... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The link between traumatic brain injuries and sexual drivepeople do not speak about it, it may seem that it is not important,” says Alexa
The link between traumatic brain injuries and sexual drive
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
people do not speak about it, it may seem that it is not important,” says Alexander Moreno, a clinical neuropsychologist at McGill University and the author of many studies on TBIs and sexuality. But Moreno says that, according to different... Read more
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Airdrie Echo
Local selected for national matchand University of Calgary Dinos defensive lineman will hit the field with Team
Local selected for national match
Airdrie Echo / Posted 12 days ago
and University of Calgary Dinos defensive lineman will hit the field with Team West for the Bowl, which takes place at McGill University in Montreal and will be broadcast on CIS TV online at 1 p.m. Eastern Time, May 14. Robinson was given the... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
All about the voicehis musical education at the University of Toronto, where he obtained a degree
All about the voice
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 12 days ago
his musical education at the University of Toronto, where he obtained a degree in history and literature of music, and at McGill University, where he completed both a master's and doctorate degree in choral conducting. Until August 2005, he was... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Dinos quarterback Andrew Buckley nominate for BLG AwardsAsselin of the University of Quebec at Trois-Rivieres. On the women’s side, Un
Dinos quarterback Andrew Buckley nominate for BLG Awards
Calgary Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Asselin of the University of Quebec at Trois-Rivieres. On the women’s side, University of Toronto swimmer Kylie Masse, McGill University hockey player Melodie Daoust, and Acadia University basketball player Paloma Anderson join Pakhomenko as... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today90 minutes. Our instinct that Karl and Shepard would be safer if they stayed w
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 13 days ago
90 minutes. Our instinct that Karl and Shepard would be safer if they stayed with us longer was not wrong. A study by McGill University and UCLA Fielding School of Public Health found that for each additional month a woman has maternity leave,... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
No government should own your lifeSchool. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, Universi
No government should own your life
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 13 days ago
School. He trained in general surgery at the Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester, Montreal General Hospital, McGill University and in gynecology at Harvard. His column is published by 70 Canadian newspapers, as well as... Read more
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TribLIVE
Collier studio hosts PSO musician’s master classflute at 9 years old and studied with Timothy Hutchins, principal flute with th
Collier studio hosts PSO musician’s master class
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
flute at 9 years old and studied with Timothy Hutchins, principal flute with the Montreal Symphony Orchestra since 1978, at McGill University in Montreal, where she earned a bachelor's degree in music. She has performed with the Pittsburgh Symphony... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today90 minutes. Our instinct that Karl and Shepard would be safer if they stayed w
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
90 minutes. Our instinct that Karl and Shepard would be safer if they stayed with us longer was not wrong. A study by McGill University and UCLA Fielding School of Public Health found that for each additional month a woman has maternity leave,... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive todaybe safer if they stayed with us longer was not wrong. Ali Dodd with Shepard. (
Voices: If we had parental leave, our sons might still be alive today
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 13 days ago
be safer if they stayed with us longer was not wrong. Ali Dodd with Shepard. (Photo: Jess Graefe Photography) A study by McGill University and UCLA Fielding School of Public Health found that for each additional month a woman has maternity leave,... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Fibromyalgia skin disorders, home remedies for painful skin rashes and skin itchingbe the reason for muscular pain, fatigue, inflammation, and non-restful sleep i
Fibromyalgia skin disorders, home remedies for painful skin rashes and skin itching
Bel Marra Health / Posted 13 days ago
be the reason for muscular pain, fatigue, inflammation, and non-restful sleep in fibromyalgia patients. Pain experts at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, call the findings “exciting”. They hope it will lead to new treatments for patients... Read more
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