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Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management

How passionate people respond when good things happen

May 17, 2019 — 
A new Faculty of Kinesiology and Recreation Management study found that the ways in which passionate people respond when good things happen in their favourite activities depends on their predominant passion type.


Food Systems Research Group

Second UofM Food Systems Student Symposium set to “Bridge the Gap”

May 16, 2019 — 
Register today for the University-wide Food Systems Student Symposium - F3S - taking place June 26th. 

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

‘American Idol’ brings data to the fore

May 15, 2019 — 
Students in the Visual and Automated Disease Analytics program this summer will take part in an intensive two-day competitive workshop that gives them a unique opportunity to work with authentic pre- and post-natal nutrition research data

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Vaccination needle image from Pixabay.

The Conversation: Measles outbreak: Why are anti-vaxxers risking a public health crisis?

May 14, 2019 — 
'I am an economist and the anti-vaxx movement makes me think of how a risk analysis could offer insight into the anti-vaccination decision of some parents'

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Seniors’ health improving, but rates of depression, anxiety rising: U of M study

May 13, 2019 — 
Health data study finds Manitoba seniors living longer in own homes, but being diagnosed with more mood and anxiety disorders

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Applications Open for Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships

May 10, 2019 — 
If you’ve completed your doctorate degree within the last two years and are looking to take your research further, we invite you to apply for a Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship


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The Conversation: How anti-fat bias in health care endangers lives

May 10, 2019 — 
'Poor quality clinical care due to anti-fat stigma occurs when doctors or nurses assume the stereotype holds true'

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

High rates of Indigenous people in jail is a health crisis

May 8, 2019 — 
Research says incarceration causes more years of life to be lost than premature death from heart disease, injuries and cancer.

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U of M researcher recognizing importance of asthma awareness

May 7, 2019 — 
The first Tuesday in May is designated as World Asthma Day


Nahlah Ayed, CBC foreign correspondent, alumna and honorary degree recipient.

Research and International

Bridging the local and the global

May 6, 2019 — 
Meet the 2019 recipients of the Nahlah Ayed Prize for Student Leadership and Global Citizenship

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