Age-related female infertility is explained by a defect in the choreography of chromosome sharing during cell division in eggs before they are fertilized.
An international research team has demonstrated that an exaggerated emotional brain response to non-threatening information predicts emergence of clinically psychotic symptoms.
If family doctors got rid of their antiquated tensiometers and started using electronic devices instead, they'd make fewer misdiagnoses of hypertension, a medicial sociologist says.
UdeM bioethicists study whether health professionals in the Canadian Armed Forces can abide by two ethics codes, civilian and military.
800 healthcare professionals, industry leaders, decision-makers and civil-society stakeholders prepare to attend the WHS Regional Meeting in early May.
After 10 years of research, a team at the CRCHUM has succeeded in deleting the Armc5 gene in experimental mice, discovering that its loss gives rise to a heretofore unidentified syndrome.
Adolescents who smoke marijuana as early as 14 do worse by 20 on some cognitive tests and drop out of school at a higher rate than non-smokers. But if they hold off until age 17, they're less at risk.
Sleep and brain trauma: recovery of normal sleep-wake cycle associated with recovery of consciousness.
In Quebec, the risk of giving birth to a child with physical deformities is about 3 to 5 %. But when the mother is on anti-depressant drugs, the risk grows, a new UdeM study reveals.
A research team established that years of bilingualism change how the brain carries out tasks that require concentrating.