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Your gifts are growing talent and advancing research through Aurora Health Care Foundation

To provide the best outcomes for their patients, Aurora Health Care doctors balance research and teaching with expert care.

“These talented physicians from the best medical centers and fellowship programs provide clinical care, conduct research and pass on that knowledge to the next generation of practitioners,” said Randall Lambrecht, PhD, president of Aurora Research Institute and the senior vice president of Academic Relations for Aurora Health Care. 342 more words

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Increasing Social Support for Bisexual Women who use Cannabis

By Margaret Robinson, PhD. Affiliate Scientist in the Social and Epidemiological research department of the Centre for Addiction & Mental Health

I recently led a research project that shows that one in three bisexual women have used cannabis in the past year, a rate three to five times the provincial average. 329 more words

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Quitting Smoking Can Be Made Easier

By Dr. Laurie Zawertailo, Clinical Scientist and Cherry Zhao, Graduate Student at CAMH

Do you want to quit smoking? There are many reasons why people make this decision, and all of them are valid and personal. 257 more words

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McMaster holds Canada's largest ER simulation exercise

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The power of a handshake

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5-year-old celebrates birthday by giving back in memory of her father

What did you want for your 5th birthday? A party? A special toy or game? Olesia is turning 5 on July 21. When asked what she wanted for her birthday she requested to donate her long, beautiful red hair AND raise money to advance research on the terrible disease that took her father’s life. 175 more words

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Thinking Outside the Box in Anorexia Nervosa Research

By Laura Mackew, Research Assistant, Clinical Research

Anorexia Nervosa is a serious and often life threatening psychiatric condition, with a broad spectrum of impact, affecting those diagnosed as well as their family members and friends. 462 more words

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