Covid-19: the majority of patients in intensive care are indeed unvaccinated

A nurse explains to the brother of an unvaccinated Covid-19 patient that he hears his voice. She asks the patient to blink if he hears his brother. In the intensive care unit of the North hospital in Marseille, on December 31, 2021. FRANCE KEYSER / MYOP FOR “THE WORLD” The objective of the vaccine pass … Read more

COVID-19 patients have severely increased levels of oxidative stress and oxidant injury, and glutathione deficiency, study finds

COVID-19 patients have severely increased levels of oxidative stress and oxidant injury, and glutathione deficiency, study finds – NovLink Home Mash C COVID-19 patients have severely increased levels of oxidative stress and oxidant injury, and glutathione deficiency, study finds We would like to give thanks to the author of this article for this outstanding material … Read more

In Lebanon, the ordeal of cancer patients to pay for care

By Hélène Sallon Posted today at 2:00 p.m. Reserved for our subscribers DecryptionThe devaluation of the Lebanese pound makes it inaccessible to pay for drugs and hospital care, while the reimbursement rates for Medicare have not been adjusted. Associations are trying to help patients, but they can cover their costs less and less. The puny … Read more

In Wallonia, doctors launch the debate on the “absolute priority” given to patients with Covid-19

A member of the medical staff works in the intensive care unit of the Center hospitalier régional de la Citadelle in Liège (Belgium), December 21, 2021. JOHN THYS / AFP In the three units of the UCL Namur University Hospital Center (CHU), the Omicron storm is feared, but no more than elsewhere in Belgium, it … Read more

Dietary fiber improves outcomes for melanoma patients on immunotherapy

Journal Reference: Christine N. Spencer, Jennifer L. McQuade, Vancheswaran Gopalakrishnan, John A. McCulloch, Marie Vetizou, Alexandria P. Cogdill, Md A. Wadud Khan, Xiaotao Zhang, Michael G. White, Christine B. Peterson, Matthew C. Wong, Golnaz Morad, Theresa Rodgers, Jonathan H. Badger, Beth A. Helmink, Miles C. Andrews, Richard R. Rodrigues, Andrey Morgun, Young S. Kim, Jason … Read more

Identifying rare disease-associated genetic variants in patients with severe schizophrenia

Identifying rare disease-associated genetic variants in patients with severe schizophrenia – NovLink Home Mash E Identifying rare disease-associated genetic variants in patients with severe schizophrenia We would like to thank the writer of this write-up for this incredible material Identifying rare disease-associated genetic variants in patients with severe schizophrenia

Diabetes reversed in mice with genetically edited stem cells derived from patients

Journal Reference: Kristina G. Maxwell, Punn Augsornworawat, Leonardo Velazco-Cruz, Michelle H. Kim, Rie Asada, Nathaniel J. Hogrebe, Shuntaro Morikawa, Fumihiko Urano, Jeffrey R. Millman. Gene-edited human stem cell–derived β cells from a patient with monogenic diabetes reverse preexisting diabetes in mice. Science Translational Medicine, 2020; 12 (540): eaax9106 DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.aax9106 The findings, from researchers at … Read more

Medicine in motion to get patients moving

Ten thousand steps and more. Do you have five minutes, or at least one, to talk about physical activity (PA) with your patients? Putting medicine in motion and, more precisely, providing a toolbox for healthcare professionals so that they can discuss the subject with their patients, even briefly, and thus help to make them more … Read more

Vulnerable patients: “How many deaths have been avoided, without counting the consequences, sometimes serious, suffered by those who survive Covid-19?” “

Tribune. Our associations represent transplant patients, dialysis patients suffering from hematological cancers, subjected to heavy treatments. They have in common that they are deeply immunocompromised, very vulnerable to the risks of severe forms of Covid19 or death, and not or poorly protected by vaccination. These weaknesses gave rise to their “ultra-priority” access to vaccination from … Read more

Compound shows promise for minimizing erratic movements in Parkinson’s patients

Journal Reference: Thomas Oh, Elyas S. Daadi, Jeffrey Kim, Etienne W. Daadi, Peng-Jen Chen, Gourav Roy-Choudhury, Jonathan Bohmann, Benjamin E. Blass, Marcel M. Daadi. Dopamine D3 receptor ligand suppresses the expression of levodopa-induced dyskinesia in nonhuman primate model of parkinson’s disease. Experimental Neurology, 2022; 347: 113920 DOI: 10.1016/j.expneurol.2021.113920 The small molecule, called PD13R, reduced dyskinesia … Read more

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