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2010-12-08 13:59:12

Zen meditation has many health benefits, including a reduced sensitivity to pain.

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2010-11-23 11:18:50

Pathological gamblers are risking more than their money, they are also three times more likely to commit suicide than non-betters.

2010-11-18 16:31:23

Schizophrenia is a mental disorder that differs between the sexes in terms of age at onset, symptomatology, response to medication, and structural brain abnormalities.

2010-09-20 18:56:28

A team of researchers led by Maryse Bouchard, adjunct professor at the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Biology, Health, Environment and Society (CINBIOSE) of the Université du Québec à Montréal and a researcher at Sainte-Justine University Hospital, and Donna Mergler, professor emerita in the Department of Biological Sciences and a member of CINBIOSE, recently completed a study showing that children exposed to high concentrations of manganese in drinking water performed...

2010-09-14 23:25:31

New research findings from the Université de Montréal reveals that children as young as four are able to understand and use irony.

2010-06-21 20:47:19

The use of Omega-3 supplements is effective among patients with major depression who do not have anxiety disorders.

2010-05-10 15:50:00

Women most affected by condition prominent among 10 to 15 percent of Quebecers.

2010-04-19 08:38:22

Université de Montréal scientists uncover mystery in journal Nature.

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2010-04-14 08:01:09

Allergies have become a widespread in developed countries: hay fever, eczema, hives and asthma are all increasingly prevalent.

2010-04-12 14:56:01

An international study led by Université de Montréal scientists suggests that gene mutations may predispose some individuals to schizophrenia and provides new clues about the causes of this ambiguous disorder.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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