“Medical biology professionals are flabbergasted by the government’s position”

Lhe government wants to settle accounts with medical biology laboratories. This would be a serious mistake for the future of medical diagnostics in France. In the spring of 2020, the French were able to count on their laboratories as never before for their Covid PCR tests, the “drive”Sidep transmissions [Système d’information de dépistage populationnel, qui … Read more

Flu: “You have to get vaccinated now”, warns Health Insurance in anticipation of the epidemic peak

The vaccination campaign is struggling to take off in France. Faced with this observation, the Health Insurance advises to be vaccinated as soon as possible in anticipation of the epidemic peak to come. “It’s important to get vaccinated now.” The Health Insurance, through the voice of Dominique Martin, national medical adviser of the Fund, warns … Read more

AMD a harbinger of heart attack?

A double penalty. According to a recent study conducted by the New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai, patients with a specific form of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) are also very likely to have either heart damage due to heart failure and heart attacks. These findings were published in BMJ Open Ophthalmology. For … Read more

5 types of food to fight it

THE ESSENTIAL LDL-cholesterol, known as “bad cholesterol”, can be harmful to health. A healthy diet can lower your bad cholesterol levels and thus reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease. Cholesterol is a fatty substance found naturally in our body. Contrary to popular belief, it is essential to our health. As such, it contributes to the … Read more

“We must get out of this situation which condemns millions of our fellow citizens to suffer their illness”

Lental health is the issue of the 21ste century. And yet, the diseases that fall within it remain hidden and stigmatized. Already the world’s leading cause of disability since 2020, these disorders – in particular anxiety-depressive and cognitive – have increased sharply with the crisis linked to the Covid-19 pandemic. They have particularly affected young … Read more

the list of symptoms that are sometimes overlooked

THE ESSENTIAL In 10-20% of pancreatic cancers, the disease can be cured by surgically removing the tumour. If the tumor is inoperable, chemotherapy can slow the progression of the disease, alleviate symptoms and improve the patient’s quality of life. In 10-20% of pancreatic cancers, the disease can be cured by surgically removing the tumour. If … Read more