study brings hope for simplified administration

AFP, published on Tuesday, October 04, 2022 at 10:12 am Could chemotherapy become much simpler for cancer patients? A study opens the way to a subcutaneous injection protocol, and no longer intravenously as today, but the process has yet to prove itself in humans. Cancer treatment is very often based on the administration of chemotherapy … Read more

Sugar, a risk factor for cancer?

Consuming too much sugar is bad for your health, it is now a well-documented fact. Too much sugar, especially sugary drinks, increases the risk of tooth decay, overweight and obesity. Sugar abuse is also associated with an increased risk of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease. But what about the links between sugar consumption and … Read more

Covid: having contracted the virus would increase the risk of Alzheimer’s disease, according to a study

In a study published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, American researchers report that people over the age of 65 who contracted Covid-19 were more likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease within a year of their diagnosis. And the highest risk was seen in women over 85. As the Alzheimer Foundation recently explained, “Covid-19 is likely … Read more

Mosquito control and health investigation after the detection of two cases of indigenous dengue fever in Occitania

The Regional Health Agency (ARS) Occitanie launched several operations in Toulouse after the discovery of two cases of indigenous dengue fever. After Plaisance-du-Touch (Haute-Garonne) and Montauban (Tarn-et-Garonne), Occitanie is once again affected by dengue fever. The health watch authorities have confirmed two indigenous cases in the Amidonniers district of Toulouse. The two patients are part … Read more

A new virus “about to spread” to humans?

The simian hemorrhagic fever virus (SHFV) is beginning to worry some scientists, even though it has been known since the 1960s. So far, no human infection has been observed. However, the simian hemorrhagic fever virus (SHFV) has been the subject of a new study, the results of which have been published in the journal Cell. … Read more

Two cases of autochthonous dengue fever in Toulouse: a mosquito control operation planned in a neighborhood on Tuesday

By David Saint Sernin Published on 3 Oct 22 at 18:38 Toulouse news See my news Follow this media An anti-mosquito operation will be carried out on the night of Tuesday October 4 to Wednesday October 5, 2022, Amidonniers district in Toulouse, following the detection of two cases of autochthonous dengue fever. (©Illustration/Adobe Stock) After … Read more

vaccination targeting Omicron begins, what you need to know

New vaccines dedicated to protection against severe forms of the Omicron variant sub-lineages are available from this Monday, October 3 for frail people, the over 60s or caregivers. COVID – Next Generation Messenger RNA Vaccines, Says “bivalent”, are now available in pharmacies and vaccination centers, while the figures for contamination and hospitalizations have been increasing, … Read more