The Telethon between first medical victories and 95% of rare diseases still without treatment

2023-12-08 07:00:00 «20 years ago we only talked about tragedies and deaths», recalls Laurence Tiennot-Herment when she took over as president of the AFM-Téléthon. Since 2018, she has been delighted “a real acceleration of results and victories“. Thanks to donations, Généthon, the association’s laboratory, has enabled revolutionary breakthroughs in the understanding and even treatment of … Read more

The 1001 Scams of the Temu Galaxy: Unveiling the Dangers and Deception

2023-12-09 12:58:00 The 1001 scams of the Temu galaxy The content of these emails often appears authentic, with everything seeming to indicate that there is nothing abnormal. The presentation is neat, spelling errors absent, etc. Sometimes these messages let you know that a package is awaiting delivery, while giving a tracking code. Elsewhere, the email … Read more

Latest News on AIDS Vaccine Trials and HIV Prevention Strategies in Africa

2023-12-09 23:52:23 AIDS rapid screening. (Image/Dazhi/Associated Press) There is still no vaccine to prevent AIDS. The results of an AIDS vaccine trial in Africa were announced early, but the results were disappointing. Because the vaccine is ineffective in preventing HIV, the trial has now been stopped. The study, described as a last-ditch effort led by … Read more

Emergency Services Called as Car Dives into Canal in Herstal – Search Continues for Driver

2023-12-09 15:49:21 Onlookers contacted the emergency services on Saturday, around 7:45 a.m. Several of them saw a car with a person on board diving into the canal near Boulevard Zénobe Gramme, in Herstal. Liège firefighters went to the scene but found no trace of the car or its driver, for whom the worst is to … Read more

Wasabi and Memory Improvement: The Latest Research Findings

2023-12-06 00:45:15 News Science Health 06/12/2023 A recent study showed that wasabi may be beneficial in improving cognitive abilities and memory in older adults. This research, carried out jointly by Tôhoku University and the Japanese company Kinjirushi, specializing in the production of wasabi, focused on hexaphane, one of the components of this plant, known to … Read more

Personality Traits and Dementia Risk: How Negative Traits Increase the Risk

2023-12-02 07:01:32 The higher the negative personality traits, the higher the risk of dementia. Entered 2023.12.02 16:00 Views 414 Entered 2023.12.02 16:00 Modified 2023.12.01 16:41 Views 414 People with personality traits such as conscientiousness, extroversion, and positive affect were found to be less likely to be diagnosed with dementia than those with neuroticism and negative … Read more