Tag: genetics

Posted on July 14, 2018

Genetic Basis For Mental Health Disorders: Source- Science

Nine researchers from U of T’s Faculty of Medicine contributed to a major international study, published in the journal Science, showing the underlying genetic similarities between mental illnesses like schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. The team, led by Harvard University’s Broad Institute, determined that psychiatric disorders share many genetic variants, while neurological disorders such as Parkinson’s or […] Read More

Posted on March 11, 2014

ACTIVIST PATIENTS ARE CHANGING HEALTHCARE FOR THE BETTER- by Dr. James Aw. Medical Director Medcan. National Post

Patients who question their doctors are changing the face of medicine – and physicians are embracing the shift Republish Reprint     Dr. James Aw | March 11, 2014 11:58 AM ET Activist patients, those who take matters of their health into their own hands, are changing the medical landscape. Last week I was in California […] Read More