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.
Researchers at UdeM's audiology school find that musicians have faster reaction times than non-musicians – and that could have implications for the elderly.
Since 2012, UdeM PhD student Catherine Girard has collected stool samples from the Inuit of Nunavut. In a new study, she documents for the first time their “gut microbiome” – with surprising results.
The National Institutes of Health is funding Canadian component of a study to determine the optimal amount of blood to transfuse in anemic patients who have suffered a myocardial infarction.
Of Canada 17 medical schools, UdeM's ranks No. 1 in promoting Web-based applications to its students and faculty
Environmental chemistry professor Sébastien Sauvé heads a research team that has received $12.3 million to study water contamination by cyanobacteria.
Julie Saint-Laurent studies post-traumatic stress disorder among workers who’ve returned from abroad.