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“Thirty years ago, aging research was not sexy,” says Dr. Serge Gauthier. He is speaking to Medicine Focus from a cozy office in the Victorian house, on the green lawns of the Douglas Mental Health University Institute in Verdun, that is home to the McGill University Research Centre for Studies in Aging, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary.
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For many of us, wood-burning stoves evoke a cozy nostalgia. They are also one of the top five contributors to global mortality and disease rates.
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Hans Christian Andersen once wrote, “Where words fail, music speaks.” For Dr. Stephanie Blain-Moraes of the School of Physical & Occupational Therapy (SPOT), this couldn’t echo more truthfully. Her Biomusic technology uses sound to help people with profound multiple disabilities (PMD) convey their emotions regardless of their communicational capacities.
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