How healthy eating can reduce the risk of depression

By Anne Prigent Posted yesterday at 7:38 p.m., Update 4 hours ago The Mediterranean diet favoring, in particular, fish, vegetables and olive oil, has a protective effect against anxiety and depression. Anton – stock.adobe.com DECRYPTION – Psychonutrition studies the growing links between mental health and diet. War in Ukraine, climate change, risk of a new … Read more

the promise of electrical stimulation to improve memory

A session of transcranial electrical stimulation, called “alternating current”, carried out by the American research team of Professor Robert Reinhart. Prof. Robert Reinhart DECRYPTION – A non-invasive technique using microcurrents produces lasting effects on brain performance in older adults. Improve your memory in a lasting way thanks to a few sessions of transcranial electrical stimulation, … Read more

How to get back to sleep without drugs

By Christine Baudry Published yesterday at 6:45 p.m., Update yesterday at 6:45 p.m. The brain that demands rest sends signals that should not be overlooked. 59102940/olly – stock.adobe.com OUR HEALTH ADVICE – Cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy has proven itself against insomnia. Everyone can learn to use it. “L’chronic insomnia is often linked to inappropriate behavior that we … Read more

beware of gurus and charlatans

By Anne Lefevre-Balleydier Posted yesterday at 12:03, Update 1 minute ago Anyone who offers illusory remedies can be considered a charlatan,” explains Simon Schraub. ADOBE STOCK INTERVIEW – Simon Schraub, professor emeritus of medicine and former administrator of the National League against Cancer, exposes the risks of excesses in health, and how to guard against … Read more

Monkey pox, an epidemic that remains quite mysterious

By Stephany Gardier Published on 08/12/2022 at 6:34 p.m., Update on 08/12/2022 at 6:34 p.m. Joao Luiz Bulcao/Hans Lucas DECRYPTION – Facilitated human transmission, unusual symptoms… The virus does not seem to behave quite like the one we know in Africa. Monkeypox epidemic is gaining momentum: three months after the first case was detected in … Read more

three members of the same family infected in a campsite in the Var

These three people were infected with monkeypox before their arrival. However, the health risks for the other occupants of the establishment are low. Three cases of monkeypox have been reported in a family on vacation at a campsite in the Var (Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur), said the Regional Health Agency (ARS), in a press release. “It is … Read more

Childhood cancers and pollution: the “omerta” continues

There are figures that leave you speechless, and trigger the anger of scientists. Why the environmental problem is not tackled head-on in the fight against childhood cancers ? This is the debate raised by Professor Philip Landrigan, director of the Global Observatory on Planetary Health at Boston College and project manager at the Monaco Scientific … Read more

56,000 young people called to be vaccinated in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

The Regional Health Agency calls for mass vaccination of young people after twelve cases, including one death, recorded for a year. After twelve cases, including one death, of invasive meningococcal B infection with a new variant identified for almost a year, the Regional Health Agency (ARS) of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes called on 56,000 young people to to … Read more

the large vaccination center in Paris recalls vaccinated people

This recall is due to a faulty refrigerator which prevented the conservation of vaccines at the correct temperature. A break in the cold chain at the beginning of August within the large Parisian vaccination center against monkeypox, requires repeating the injections carried out on those days, i.e. nearly 500 people, the Paris town hall said … Read more

A promising new treatment for obesity

A chronic metabolic disease that affects more than 8 million French people, obesity has often suffered from a lack of therapeutic innovation. 202033879/zinkevych – stock.adobe.com DECRYPTION – An injectable molecule opens very promising perspectives for the management of the disease. These are data that were eagerly awaited. Published in the New England Journal of Medicine … Read more