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Risk for babies exposed to diabetes during pregnancy varies by type of diabetes, study finds

July 17, 2018 — 
Study shows a child’s risk of developing early-onset diabetes is impacted by exposure to diabetes during pregnancy


Terry Klassen is the director of TREKK.

Wpg Free Press: U of M researcher helps develop child head-injury protocol

July 10, 2018 — 
A team of researchers from across Canada — including the head of the University of Manitoba’s pediatrics department — announced an improved method

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Dr. Tamra Werbowetski-Ogilvie, Canada Research Chair in Neuro-oncology and Human Stem Cells

Study finds brain tumour cells are killed by targeting marker

July 5, 2018 — 
U of M research has found a marker on a common brain tumour is linked to drug responsiveness

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Nivedita Seshadri

Let your pancreas sleep

June 28, 2018 — 
Any new insight into diabetes’ nature carries immense worth, and PhD student Nivedita Seshadri has discovered something valuable

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Grad student and 3MT finalist Carmine Slipski

Top Five: every day things we do that contribute to antimicrobial resistance

June 27, 2018 — 
Graduate student Carmine Slipski studies ways we can avoid, or at least curb, bacteria developing resistance

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Photo from iStock.

Signs of risky alcohol use often missed in Manitobans, U of M study finds

June 25, 2018 — 
“Our results show that our systems are doing too little, too late for people suffering from alcohol use disorders."

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U of M study tracks high-risk drinkers’ use of health and other services

June 22, 2018 — 
A groundbreaking Manitoba research study of heavy drinkers’ interactions with the health-care, social service and justice systems will be released on Monday, June 25, 2018.

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Dr. Catherine Cook, Vice Dean, Indigenous Health, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences.

Wpg. Free Press: Métis doctor recognized for building health links

June 21, 2018 — 
It’s typical of Catherine Cook that she edited a statement to emphasize teamwork in a national award for her work to be announced on National Indigenous Peoples Day

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Vice-Provost (Indigenous Engagement) Lynn Lavallée.

2018 National Indigenous Peoples Day Message from Dr. Lynn Lavallée, Vice-Provost (Indigenous Engagement)

June 21, 2018 — 
June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day and June is National Indigenous History Month

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Carmine Slipski

Worth losing sleep over: our fight against superbugs

June 21, 2018 — 
How queer it is that life decisions and trajectories can pivot on petty events, like opening a toy on Christmas and then watching a movie

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