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April 22, 2024

Children’s social circumstances dictate outcomes in emergency care

Early or prolonged exposure to social risk as kids can lead people to increased hospitalizations, poorer health and worse chronic conditions, study says.

March 26, 2024

Fat in the brain could be key to new treatments for Parkinson’s disease, says researcher

A U of A neuroscientist is leading the way toward better understanding the role lipids play in neurodegenerative diseases.

Featuring Maria Ioannou, Read More
March 18, 2024

Researchers develop tool to predict likelihood of premature menopause in childhood cancer survivors

Statistical modelling of risk from ages 21 to 40 could help health professionals provide personalized care and counselling for patients.

Featuring Yan Yuan, Read More
March 12, 2024

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2024

Highlighting the achievements of seven women from the College of Health Sciences whose work is helping to build a more equitable, diverse and inclusive society.

Featuring Salima Meherali, Elizabeth Onyango, Nese Yuksel, Fatima Mraiche, Allyson Jones, Read More
March 8, 2024

#InspireInclusion through women’s health research

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2024

Featuring Stephanie Montesanti, Carla Prado, Sophia Pin, Christa Aubrey, Colleen M Norris, Jordana Salma, Read More
February 22, 2024

Research reveals risk factors for poor asthma control in children

A recent University of Alberta study is shedding more light on how perinatal health and early life events are related to asthma control in children. “The problem is…

February 21, 2024

Happy hearts: Enhancing physical activity for kids with heart disease

February is Heart Month

Featuring Michael Khoury, Read More
February 20, 2024

Helping parents remember hospital discharge instructions

Study explores the communication needs of parents of children with mental health concerns admitted to the emergency department

Featuring Bruce Wright, Read More
February 15, 2024

Researchers find new way to deliver treatment to infants at risk of cerebral palsy

Drug-release technology carries medication to the site of perinatal brain injury, protecting infants from harmful side effects

Featuring Larry Unsworth, Read More
February 9, 2024

Preventable hospitalizations and deaths ‘of despair’ associated with income inequality

Prevention and support programs should be targeted to regions with highest social inequities, researchers say.

Featuring Roman Pabayo, Read More