Research Highlights

 

 
Certain blood pressure drugs linked to increased risk of lung cancer
While the risk for individuals is low, it could translate into large numbers of patients, say researchers from the Lady Davis Institute.

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LDI researcher spearheads psychosocial care for cancer patients in low income countries
In many low to middle income parts of the world, resources for cancer treatment are so overburdened that psychosocial care for patients may be neglected. Dr. Melissa Henry is leading an international effor...

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Promising novel treatment against Alzheimer Disease
Research conducted at the Lady Davis Institute provides proof of concept that an existing drug holds promise for reversing loss of memory and brain lesions associated with Alzheimer disease.

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New genetics findings unravel key components of fracture risk in osteoporosis
The largest study ever to investigate the genetics of osteoporosis and fracture risk determined that only two examined factors – bone mineral density (BMD) and muscle strength – play a potentia...

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