Iranian and Canadian researchers jointly conducted an analysis of 72 prospective studies including almost 2.5 million people. They demonstrated a strong correlation between the presence of abdominal fat and premature mortality.
Although there is no formal proof of a correlation between Parkinson’s disease and certain viruses, Australian researchers are concerned about a more silent late wave of neurological disorders triggered by coronavirus infection.
Telemedicine expert Doctor Pierre Simon explains what telemedicine is, and comments on its evolution in France. This was boosted by the first wave of COVID-19. He also shares a feedback on his role during the pandemic.
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.
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.