Why do you attract mosquitoes?

The smell of your skin attracts mosquitoes. © Adobe stores Are you the target of mosquitoes? Even when you are in a group, you are the one who attracts them all… There is a scientific explanation. We explain to you. Your body heat If you release naturally more heat, you are a perfect target for … Read more

Taken during pregnancy, Topiramate, an antiepileptic drug, increases the risk of autism in children, warns the ANSM

The risk of autistic disorders in children is increased more than two and a half times when Topiramate is consumed during pregnancy. This drug, used to treat epilepsy, also more than triples the risk of intellectual disability, a study has found. Article written by Posted on 06/29/2022 20:17 Reading time : 1 min. Topiramate, used … Read more

the limits of vaccination

The epidemic rebound of Covid-19 by the BA.4 and BA.5 variants worries the health authorities who are launching a fourth vaccination campaign. However, vaccination could itself promote infection. Explanations. The risks of compulsory vaccination for all Jean-Marc Sabatier, you have just co-authored a well-documented article in a scientific journal which seems to demonstrate that, in … Read more

New strain of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever: what are the symptoms of this tick-borne disease that kills up to 40% of infected people?

While a new strain of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever has recently been discovered in Russia. The Independent takes stock of the symptoms that can alert. On Tuesday, Russian scientists from Sechenov University in Moscow discovered a new strain of the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fevera disease with a case fatality rate of up to 40%, which worries them. … Read more

“My daughter had to be amputated”

Meningococcal meningitis usually occurs in childhood (especially in children under one year old), as well as in adolescents and young adults (between 16 and 24 years old). Adobe Stock TESTIMONY – Rare and little known, this bacterial infection can lead to amputations or even death in just a few hours. Recently, a vaccine has been … Read more

Monkey pox: France now has 440 confirmed cases, a second child probably infected

Public Health France takes stock this Tuesday, June 28 on the monkeypox epidemic which has been spreading in Europe since the spring. This Tuesday, June 28, 2022 in France, 440 cases of monkeypox were confirmed: 312 in Ile-de-France, 30 in Occitanie, 29 in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, 21 in New Aquitaine, 16 in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Aur, 16 in Hauts-de-France, … Read more