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A "switch" that converts a healthy brain into an epileptic one has been identified

June 27 2011

Presented b y Christophe Bernard - Temporal lobe epilepsy is the most common form of epilepsy in adults. It usually appears after some form of trauma to the brain, such as head injury or an infection like meningitis. Christophe Bernard, Head of Re...
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Work-related stress and health situation regarding the self-employed

June 21 2011

A multidisciplinary assessment by Inserm
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Migraine: it's in the genes

June 14 2011

It is estimated that migraine affects 20% of the general population, i.e. 11 million people in France. For the first time, Tobias Kurth, director of research at Inserm unit 708 "Neuroepidemiology", and his international collaborators, ha...
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Launch of the Epidémiologie – France portal: http://epidemiologie-france.fr

May 31 2011

The new website, Portail Epidémiologie – France, launched this month on the initiative of the Institut thématique multi organisme Santé Publique (ISP – Aviesan), aims to improve the exchange of information held in public health databases between k...
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Cerebrovascular mortality following childhood cancer

May 25 2011

A team led by Florent de Vathaire (Inserm Director of Research, Centre de Recherche en Epidémiologie et Santé des Populations – Université Paris-Sud 11 – Institut de cancérologie Gustave Roussy) conducted a study focused on the relationship betwee...
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