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March 20, 2023

Gut feeling: Connecting mom’s mental health to baby’s brain development 

Student researcher finds marked differences in the gut bacteria of babies whose moms were depressed during the pregnancy period

Featuring Anita Kozyrskyj, Read More
March 8, 2023

#EmbracingEquity in Women’s Health Research

Celebrating International Women’s Day 2023

March 6, 2023

Lonnie Zwaigenbaum appointed as the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation Chair in Autism

Zwaigenbaum is a Professor in the Department of Pediatrics, the Director of the Autism Research Centre. Dr. Zwaigenbaum’s research focuses on identifying early behavioural and neurobiological markers of autism, and improving diagnosis and health care related to autism.

Featuring Lonnie Zwaigenbaum, Read More
February 16, 2023

It’s a plan: How do women make decisions about contraception?

Community-based research targets factors that could impact rates of unintended pregnancy

Featuring Nese Yuksel, Read More
February 14, 2023

CIHR announces $9.6 million of new research funding for 14 WCHRI members

Awards will fund projects that have potential for breakthroughs in women's and children’s health

February 13, 2023

Research and collaboration improve advanced heart failure care for children at the Stollery

February is Heart Month

Featuring Jennifer Conway, Read More
February 13, 2023

What does breast cancer have to do with heart disease?

A trainee takes research from inception to publication to examine how cancer cells impact the heart

Featuring Jason R.B. Dyck, Read More
February 13, 2023

Using antibiotics wisely in the neonatal unit

Researcher Joseph Ting leads Canada-wide project to develop guidelines for treating premature babies with antibiotic drugs 

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January 23, 2023

One size does not fit all in cervical cancer treatment

Learn more about researcher Geetha Menon’s quest for personalized therapies

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January 9, 2023

The Heart of a Woman

Females comprise 51 per cent of the population, but cardiovascular research aimed at them is almost non-existent. One researcher is changing that.