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Blood group O associated with a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes

December 19 2014

Is there a relationship between blood group and the risk of developing type 2 diabetes? This is the question studied by Guy Fagherazzi and his collaborators from Joint Research Unit 1018, “Centre for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health”...
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Launch of GrippeNet.fr 2014-2015 season

November 19 2014

Launched 3 years ago by the Sentinelles Network (Inserm–Pierre and Marie Curie University Joint Research Unit 1136) and the French Institute for Public Health Surveillance (InVS), the GrippeNet.fr website returns for a fourth consecutive year.
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A better understanding of accidents in everyday life

November 17 2014

During their lives, every French person will be the victim of one accident in everyday life every 5 years, on average (fall, burn, drowning, etc.). Taken as a whole, these statistics represent 11 million people injured every year. The Accident Pre...
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The children from the Elfe cohort turn three and a half : first results from the first interviews

October 21 2014

The Elfe (1) children are now three and a half years old , and a new survey was launched on 21 October to gather more detailed information about early childhood. This survey was conducted for the first time by telephone and through home visits wit...
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Benzodiazepines and Alzheimer’s disease: the risk increases with duration of exposure

September 10 2014

Researchers at Inserm Unit 657, “Pharmacoepidemiology and evaluation of the impact of health products on the population,” report new results on the link between benzodiazepines and dementia. In this study, published in the British Medical Journal...
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