Food poisoning: recommendations from the Ministry of Health

Intoxication alimentaire : les recommandation du ministère de la santé

Food poisoning can occur after eating food or drinking water contaminated with bacteria, viruses, parasites or chemicals. Most food poisoning is mild and only lasts a few days. The Ministry of Health has recommended that citizens take preventive measures to avoid food poisoning, the risks of which increase during the summer season. Recommendations from the … Read more

Covid-19 in Algeria: contaminations on the rise this July 8

Covid-19 in Algeria: contaminations on the rise this July 8

Since the appearance of the Coronavirus in our country in 2020; Algeria recorded a total balance sheet amounting to: 266,228 contaminations, 6,875 deaths and 178,659 recoveries. The Covid-19 report, communicated this Friday, July 8, 2022, by the services of the Ministry of Health, reported twenty-six (26) new cases of Coronavirus contamination, recorded during the past … Read more

Coronavirus cases explode in France: deaths on the rise

Coronavirus cases explode in France: deaths on the rise

The health situation in France is not the most favorable. Cases of COVID-19 continue to rise, and hospitals are on constant alert. The number of cases infected with the COVID-19 virus is constantly increasing. In 24 hours, 161,265 new cases were recorded by the competent authorities this Thursday, July 07, 2022. This increase has hit … Read more

FibroScan, an innovative method to replace liver biopsy

FibroScan, an innovative method to replace liver biopsy

Biopsy is the main method used in the diagnosis of liver diseases, especially cancer. It is an operation which consists of removing a fragment of a tissue for microscopic examination. Because of its traumatic nature and the complications it causes, many patients dread it. However, FibroScan® technology, a non-interventional technique using ultrasound waves, is replacing … Read more

Hybrid operating room, a major innovation in brain surgery

Hybrid operating room, a major innovation in brain surgery

Medicine is one of the fields that benefit the most from new technologies. We encounter more comfortable and more reliable treatments day by day: intelligent methods of diagnosing and treating cancers, robotic surgery, etc. These technologies are now an integral part of operating rooms. And that gave rise to a new concept: hybrid operating rooms. … Read more

Cancer treatment: Nuclear medicine, between revolution and exploits

Cancer treatment: Nuclear medicine, between revolution and exploits

Nuclear medicine uses radiopharmaceuticals that target specific tumors, such as prostate, thyroid, and bone metastases. These irradiate the tumor lesions with the aim of curing, mitigating or controlling the disease. Radioactive compounds can target a specific area of ​​the body or the whole organism. According to the IAEA, “nuclear medicine consists of administering to patients, … Read more