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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Birth in community or travel for C-section?

December 12, 2017 — 
Family medicine researcher working to help moms deliver babies in their communities.

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Who goes to the doctor, where and why?

November 23, 2017 — 
U of M study finds many Manitobans choose to see a family doctor or nurse practitioner who is not located close to their home

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Books / Photo d-221, flickr

Looking after each other, SSHRC grants empowering communities through research

November 15, 2017 — 
'All innovation is inherently social, which means the social sciences and humanities are especially important in this time of rapid change'

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

This November, grow a mo’ – but get moving, too!

November 14, 2017 — 
Family physicians encourage men to focus on movement, not just moustaches

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A 2011 literature review commissioned by the Canadian Association of College and University Student Services found that while the number of university students living with mental illnesses continues to grow, more students are starting to come forward to seek help. // Photo from iStock

The Conversation: Foster care damages the health of mothers

November 6, 2017 — 
'We found that among mothers who had a child taken into care, the number of mothers with depression, anxiety and substance use diagnoses was much higher in the years after their children were placed'

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Inner-city sports program scores big results

July 17, 2017 — 
SWISH basketball helps kids stay safe and have fun

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Motherboard: Universal Basic Income Is the Path to an Entirely New Economic System

June 26, 2017 — 
Fully automated luxury communism

Six new Canada Research Chairs, two renewed

May 12, 2017 — 
'Leading crucial investigations into a wide-range of problems our society is facing'

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Globe and Mail: How to improve Indigenous health? Address jurisdictional disputes

May 9, 2017 — 
Josée Lavoie, a professor in the Department of Community Health Sciences, and director of the Manitoba First Nations Centre for Aboriginal Health Research, at the University of Manitoba, wrote an article for the Globe and Mail


Dr. Charles Bernstein

Made in Manitoba research

March 28, 2017 — 
Winnipeg Rh Institute Foundation Awards and Lecture takes place on April 6

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