A report denounces strong social inequalities in access to care

AFP, published on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at 10:45 a.m. Prevalence of chronic diseases, risk of renunciation of care, screening tests… Social inequalities are felt within the health system, highlights the 2022 report on the state of health of the population in France published on Wednesday. From an early age, the results are marked between … Read more

seniors and frail people could be vaccinated against Omicron subvariants as early as October 18

Vaccine syringes in a laboratory in Val-de-Reuil (Eure), September 5, 2022. LOU BENOIST / AFP For the injection of an additional dose of vaccine against Covid-19, the High Authority for Health (HAS) recommended, in two opinions published on Tuesday September 20, to administer one of the three vaccines adapted to the sub- variants of Omicron … Read more

green light from the High Health Authority for three vaccines suitable for Omicron for this fall

This new booster dose will be recommended during a new vaccination campaign, coupled with that against influenza. The High Authority for Health (HAS) gives the green light to three anti-Covid-19 vaccines adapted to Omicron for a new booster vaccination campaign planned for the fall and Coupled with that against influenza, it announced on Tuesday 20 … Read more

Heart failure, a largely unknown pathology

Better detection of heart failure is a major issue, according to Medicare. The observation is instructive: 1.5 million people in France are affected, and this pathology, which affects 10% of people over 70, should increase by 25% every four years, mainly due to the aging of the population. Already high, this number is underestimated: “There … Read more

what is it, diagnosis, lifespan

Cadasil is a disease of the small vessels of the brain of genetic origin which causes the occurrence of small infarctions in the brain, sometimes at the origin of stroke. A former candidate for the show “L’amour est dans le Pré”, Mathieu is suffering from it. Summary Cadasil disease (Autosomal dominant cerebral arterial disease with … Read more

At 15 and in mourning, he invents a cancer screening test “26,000 times cheaper with 100% accuracy”

Jack Andraka is a 15-year-old freshman at North County High School who lives in Maryland. Jack is part of the Junior National Wildwater Kayaking Team and has fun playing with his dog and pinching origami. He excelled in school, earning several national and international math competitions. But Jack is no ordinary boy. Jack was able … Read more