Cured after decades of disease
When Gérard Genest was a child, he spent more time at the Montreal Children’s Hospital (MCH) than in...
Using CrossFit to stick it to Cancer
Ben remains undeterred in his fight against cancer. That includes getting to the gym whenever his family and work obligations allow it".
From out of breath to back on her feet enjoying life
“I think all along I stayed pretty positive, however I did have my moments. Every time I had an appointment at the hospital, I had to process in my head that I’m here and I need surgery.”
Defusing a Ticking Time-Bomb: The Women's Healthy Heart Initiative
A heart attack changed Susan Rodrigues’ life - the Women’s Healthy Heart Initiative helped mend it
MUHC patients and families are partnering with health professionals to improve quality of care
Carl Nadon says his days would not be the same without the care and support of his occupational therapist, Elizabeth Robertson
Volunteer Work in Africa: Paying It Forward
Dr. Alan Barkun, Director of Endoscopy at the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC), is...
Montréal sans HépC: a fight to eliminate HCV in Montreal
To highlight World Hepatitis Day, the McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) is proud to share some...
Canadian women leaders in global health
Monday, February 11 is International Day of Women and Girls in Science
Treating the Psychological Effects of a Traumatic Brain Injury
MUHC’s Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service’s expertise under spotlight during Mental Illness Awareness Week
Responding to Emergency Needs for the Benefit of the Patient
A brutal flu season left the ED with a surge in patients. A determined group of MUHC staff came together to ensure a solution within 36 hours.
Gender matters when it comes to heart disease
Dr. Louise Pilote and her team of researchers are shining a needed spotlight on women’s heart disease
At the heart of suffering
MUHC Spiritual care professional pens book focusing on his experiences in companionship
HOP Lachine! The ambassadors' voice
Twelve staff representatives of the Lachine Hospital have been actively contributing to realize the dream of a whole community: the hospital’s modernization.
Sepsis: testing before starting treatment is essential
Given that timely administration of appropriate antibiotics is essential to prevent death in...
Air pollution speeds up ageing of the lungs and increases COPD risk
Lung function normally declines as we age, but a new study carried out by researchers from Canada,...
RI-MUHC research team on promising path towards developing flu treatment using lipid target
Dr. Erwan Pernet and Dr. Maziar Divangahi have identified a lipid target to “tone down” the hyper-active immunity to influenza infection.
Personalized medicine: revealing the secrets of drug actions
Innovative biosensor technology leads to the development of more effective and reliable molecular therapies
Can a smart app encourage HIV-self testing in Canada?
RI-MUHC researchers conduct first-of-its-kind HIV self-testing program in Montreal
Young Canadians face heightened crash risk after consuming cannabis, new study finds
Research published today shows significant decline in driving-related ability even after five hours
Mandatory helmets for cyclists must apply to children and adults
MONTREAL − The team of the Department of Adult Neurotraumatology at the McGill University Health...
Strong criteria for diagnosing sarcopenia
Scientists propose diagnostic tools to identify, and possibly limit, the effects of sarcopenia, a disease that significantly reduces the quality of life of the aging population.
Gut bacteria associated with chronic widespread pain for first time
Scientists have found a correlation between a disease involving chronic pain and alterations in the...
Guidelines for managing anaphylaxis in children need an update
New study shows that pre-hospital treatment with epinephrine has the highest protective effect against uncontrolled allergic reaction
Widespread off-label use of epilepsy medications could put some patients at risk
Despite limited proven efficacy, gabapentinoids are frequently prescribed to treat pain
Maternal gestational diabetes linked to diabetes in children
Children of mothers who had gestational diabetes during pregnancy could be at increased risk of type 1 diabetes themselves
The MUHC and the CIUSSS ODIM welcome the decision of the Superior Court of Quebec on the gynecology clinic at Lachine Hospital
The decision of the Superior Court of Quebec on the gynecology clinic at Lachine Hospital
Message for patients having had breast implant surgery at the MUHC
Labour Day holiday on Monday, September 2
Do not forget that Monday, September 2, is a holiday at the McGill University Health Centre. On...
Two MUHC perfusionists honoured by the Quebec Perfusionists Association
May Tam and France Denis won two of the three awards given by the Quebec Perfusionists Association Inc. (APQI)
Balancing the budget: A remarkable turnaround
The McGill University Health Center (MUHC) is proud to announce the financial results for the 2018...
MSSS honours team behind interdisciplinary initiative that reduced infections
Clarification on the use of the building located on 5100 de Maisonneuve
Expressions of Interest: Executive Director and Chief Scientific Officer, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC)
The RI-MUHC is seeking a dynamic and strategic leader to serve as its next Executive Director and Chief Scientific Officer (ED/CSO).
Flash Hop Lachine! 1st issue - March 2019
The latest information on the Lachine Hospital modernization project
Monday, October 8 is a holiday at the McGill University Health Centre
Our offices, clinics and test centres will be closed