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How can one assess the effectiveness of hypnosis?

September 08 2015

Although hypnosis has existed for hundreds of years, today it is still difficult to clearly judge its usefulness in the medical domain. In a report submitted to the French Directorate General for Health, researchers from Inserm led by Bruno Faliss...
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The 5-colour nutritional labelling system is the most effective for consumers

August 25 2015

While the French High Council for Public Health (HCSP) made public on Monday, 24 August 2015, a positive opinion regarding the relevance of the 5-colour code for the public, a team of researchers (Inserm/INRA/Paris 13 University) directed by Serge...
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Diabetes is associated with neurocognitive disorders in people living with HIV

July 20 2015

Does diabetes play a role in the decline of cognitive function in people living with HIV? Researchers at Inserm Unit 897, “Epidemiology and Biostatistics Inserm Research Centre” (Inserm/University of Bordeaux) and the CIC-1401 Clinical Investigati...
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Vaccines: practices and hesitancy among general physicians in France

July 07 2015

At population level, vaccines contribute to reducing mortality associated with infectious diseases such as measles, diphtheria, tetanus, hepatitis B or bacterial meningitis. The community general physician, at the centre of this preventive strateg...
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Climate change and health: what are the implications?

July 03 2015

In December 2015, France will host the 21st Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21). This international conference highlights the willingness of the 200 participating government...
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