Pediatric researcher explores a bacterial cause of inflammatory bowel diseases

Pediatric researcher explores a bacterial cause of inflammatory bowel diseases

Eytan Wine’s work to identify specific bacteria in the gut of patients with IBD could help treat or prevent flare-ups of this disease.

Just call me Victor

"Just call me Victor"

This fourth-year UAlberta medical student, former figure skater and president of the Canadian Federation of Medical Students is proof “regular” people can make big differences.

Shaming, blaming and ignorance about obesity block millions from getting effective care

Shaming, blaming and ignorance about obesity block millions from getting effective care

Study uncovers attitudes of Canadian health-care providers, employers and people living with obesity.

U of A deeply mourns following plane crash in Iran

Mourning the loss of four members of our Faculty of Science community

Remembering Pouneh Gorji, Arash Pourzarabi, Saba Saadat, and Sara Saadat

Want to create a healthier country? Start by creating fitter cities

COMMENTARY || Want to create a healthier country? Start by creating fitter cities

Municipal policies can provide solutions to preventable disease epidemics and ballooning health-care costs, says preventive medicine expert.

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