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Une enquête particulièrement minutieuse parue dans le journal Science suspecte une fraude sur un article publié en 2006 dans Nature. © freshidea, Fotolia

Alzheimer’s: does the suspected fraud challenge our knowledge of the disease?

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. For more than two decades, clinical research on Alzheimer’s disease has produced many therapeutic impasses. Some see this as a refutation …

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Les médecins tanzaniens appellent à l'action contre une maladie mortelle du foie

Tanzanian doctors call for action against deadly liver disease

By Kizito Makoye AA/Dar Es Salam (Tanzania) Tanzania could be on the brink of a major health crisis due to rising cases of hepatitis brought on by a growing number of infections and late diagnoses, health experts have warned. Hepatitis, a life-threatening infection referred to as the silent killer, is an inflammation of the liver …

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La maladie de Parkinson est difficile à diagnostiquer, car de nombreux symptômes ne sont pas spécifiques à cette maladie. © Ipopba, Adobe Stock

Parkinson’s: towards early detection of the disease using quantitative MRI

When symptoms appear, the disease is already installed in the brain. Currently, there is no way to detect it before it is too late. But researchers think they have found: it would be a question of identifying tiny structures that form deep in the brain as the disease progresses. The Parkinson disease is a neurodegenerative …

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Huit indicateurs à surveiller pour garder à l'œil sa santé cardiovasculaire. © domaine public

8 health indicators to have a healthy heart!

L’American Heart Association takes stock of the indicators to follow for a healthy heart. The recent update of its tracking tool now incorporates sleep, among other improvements! Maintaining a healthy heart depends as much on environmental factors, linked to our way of life, as on biological factors that are more difficult to control. L’American Heart …

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Health: How the biological clock can indicate the best time to take medicine and vaccines - BBC News BBC Homepage

Health: How the biological clock can indicate the best time to take medicine and vaccines – BBC News BBC Homepage

Photo credit, Getty Images image caption, Medicines displayed on spoons around a clock 45 minutes ago The biological clock dictates the rhythm of our body – and it is not for nothing that we have to watch it. There is growing scientific evidence that it can tell the best times of day to take care …

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Follow these 8 health indicators to have a healthy heart!

L’American Heart Association takes stock of the indicators to follow for a healthy heart. The recent update of its tracking tool now incorporates sleep, among other improvements! Maintaining a healthy heart depends as much on environmental factors, linked to our way of life, as on biological factors that are more difficult to control. L’American Heart …

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Seawater, this natural "medicine" for body and mind

Seawater, this natural “medicine” for body and mind

“Yes, they like it and they are right. The White Bears have existed since 1929, in Biarritz, and this club of daily swimmers has never wavered, from generation to generation, notes Doctor Guillaume Barucq, general practitioner from Biarritz. Naked bathing, I mean without a wetsuit, is the nautical activity that provides the most beneficial effects, …

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