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8% of school-age children have thought about or attempted suicide

8% of school-age children have thought about or attempted suicide

A new study looks at risk and protective factors associated with childhood suicide.

Genetic variants place Asians at higher risk of side effects to common medications

Genetic variants place Asians at higher risk of side effects to common medications

A new study by UBC medical student Cody Lo reveals just how serious the side effects can be from commonly prescribed drugs for gout through to depression.

Peer mentorship programs vital for supporting women leaving prison

Peer mentorship programs vital for supporting women leaving prison

New Faculty of Medicine research underscores the value of peer mentorship programs in navigating the transition from prison back into the community.

UBC experts answer coronavirus (COVID-19) questions

UBC experts answer coronavirus (COVID-19) questions

Faculty members share their expertise in specialties from pediatrics to psychiatry.

Light therapy holds promise for people with bipolar disorder

Light therapy holds promise for people with bipolar disorder

Dr. Raymond Lam explains the growing body of research in this area.