Palliative care at home

Palliative care at home poses numerous challenges. Palliative care is not restricted to end-of-life care. It enables patients with serious diseases, and their families, to benefit from a better quality of life.
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Cancer and early detection

Screening is only recommended in very few cancers. The challenges are significant in view of the rise in the number of cancer cases in Europe.
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Synthetic bacteria for therapeutics?

Synthetic biology has been developing over the last few years in medicine. There are many potential applications, especially for the diagnosis and the development of treatments for digestive diseases, cancer, HIV and hepatitis.
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Interview with Doctor Claire Daien

Are dietary fibers capable of modulating the immune system and limiting the development of rheumatoid arthritis? This is the aim of the study conducted by Claire Daien, rheumatologist at the Montpellier Hospital. This study may make it possible to take more account of the patient’s diet in addition to conventional treatments for a better result.
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Interview with Doctor Gilles Boschetti

Gilles Boschetti, gastroenterologist at the Lyon’s CHU, monitors patients with chronic inflammatory bowel disease. As part of his study, he is interested in the possibility of defining and studying immune profiles. The objective: to offer patients the most personalized and active treatment as soon as they are diagnosed.
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