MUHC News, Events and Stories


Children in Quebec are not diagnosed early enough with type 1 diabetes
May 14, 2019 | A study reveals a rise in the number of children presenting a life-threatening complication at diagnosis. [Read more]

Widespread off-label use of epilepsy medications could put some patients at risk
May 10, 2019 | Despite limited proven efficacy, gabapentinoids are frequently prescribed to treat pain [Read more]

The unanticipated early origins of childhood brain cancer
May 1, 2019 | Canadian researchers identify earliest traces of brain cancer long before the disease becomes symptomatic [Read more]