Near Lyon: an anti-mosquito operation planned after several cases of dengue fever

Two cases of dengue have been identified in Saint-Didier-au-Mont-d’Or, near Lyon (Rhône). A mosquito control operation is organized on Wednesday 7 September. Heat and stormy weather are often conducive to the presence of mosquitoes. This Tuesday, September 6, two cases of dengue fever were detected in the inhabitants of Saint-Didier-au-Mont-d’Ornear Lyon (Rhone). A mosquito repellent … Read more

People with this blood type are more likely to have a stroke than others

Will it soon be possible to prevent strokes in young adults? Perhaps with a simple blood test, according to a meta-analysis that points to group A. People in group A seem more likely to develop diseases than others. After Covid-19the risk of suffering an early stroke (before age 60) would be greater for people of … Read more

“Without a complete vaccination, the disease will never be eradicated”

The discovery of a case of polio in the United States and traces of the virus in sewage in the United Kingdom and Israel raise fears of a resurgence of this disease declared as eradicated on a large part of the planet. A reminder of the importance of vaccination in the fight against poliomyelitis, for … Read more

what conditions is it effective for?

Clinical studies validate the effects of small needles with a high level of evidence for the treatment of pain, migraines and headaches. In traditional Chinese medicine, of which it is one of the elements, acupuncture aims to balance the vital energy, the Qi (pronounced “chee”), and thus to regulate the functioning of the organs. The … Read more

Monkey pox requires 21 days of isolation, an “endless” period

MONKEYPOX – Alongside the seven days for people who test positive for Covid-19, the 21 days of isolation imposed by monkeypox appear much more “endless”. In any case, this is what Sébastien, 32, felt, who affirms it: “Three weeks of isolation is not nothing”. In France, 1,453 people have officially contracted monkeypox (figures from Public … Read more

First confirmed cases of Marburg virus in Ghana

It is confirmed: the Marburg virus is circulating again in Africa, while two cases have just been identified in Ghana. This hemorrhagic fever, as deadly as Ebola, has reached a mortality rate of up to 88% during recent epidemics. You will also be interested [EN VIDÉO] Interview 4/5: understanding the Ebola virus The Ebola virus … Read more

This newly discovered form of dementia is very common among seniors

You will also be interested [EN VIDÉO] Soon a blood test to detect Alzheimer’s disease? A blood test to detect Alzheimer’s disease that could be done at your doctor’s office would soon be possible. In 2019, neuroscientists at the University of Kentucky in the United States discovered a form of dementia dubbed “Late” (for Limbic-predominant … Read more