Even though they have more cardiovascular problems, fewer women and people over 65 are recruited for randomized clinical trials than men and younger people.
The more hospital-acquired infections are perceived to be everbody’s business, the more health professionals make sure to wash their hands.
Université de Montréal researchers find that disrupting the composition of ribosomes stops tumour cells from multiplying.
Vaccinating asthmatic pre-schoolers against influenza could dramatically reduce their risk of being hospitalized after an attack, researchers find.
Researchers look at the promising role played by the BMI1 gene, which could someday help mitigate or even reverse the disease.
Dr. Jean Roy hopes to someday cure patients with multiple myeloma, one of the most common bone marrow cancers, thanks to a new molecule called UM171 discovered by scientists at Université de Montréal.
A Montreal study reveals that people who travel by car are four times more likely to be injured than people who travel by city bus. Buses are safer for cyclists and pedestrians, too.
A Montreal study suggests that shopping centres may help in the rehabilitation of patients with physical disabilities.
Montreal researchers experimentally block the spread of a type of breast cancer.
UdeM researchers say industrial sea fishing may be exposing people in coastal and island nations to excessively high levels of mercury.