Deemed misleading and stigmatizing, the name of the virus could be changed by the WHO

Don’t say monkeypox anymore, say… Well, for the moment, we don’t know. But a brainstorm is underway at the WHO to “change the name of this virus”, its director general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus having promised “announcements as soon as possible”. Beyond the single virus, it would also and above all be a question of modifying … Read more

Major new cancer discovery: Treatment to promote erection could play key role in recovery

Scientists have discovered how a family of enzymes used in the development of drugs used to treat erectile dysfunction may enhance the effect of chemotherapy in the treatment of esophageal cancer, according to new research from the UK . In the first results of the research program published this Tuesday, June 21 in Cell Reports … Read more

Hospitalizations in France this Tuesday, June 21, 2022: occupancy rate of intensive care beds by region

We continue to closely monitor the data concerning the coronavirus situation in France. This Tuesday, June 21, 2022, 16.63% of intensive care beds are occupied in France. Regarding the development of the situation in Tuesday, June 21, 2022, Data.gouv.fr noted +95.217 new confirmed cases. There are therefore in total at least 944.645 people affected by … Read more

Here are six infographics that illustrate the new Covid push in France

Is this the beginnings of a seventh wave of coronavirus. Some indicators alert. “There is a resumption of the epidemic and it is completely unexpected compared to the season” affirmed last weekend the infectiologist Benjamin Davido, Covid-19 referent at Garches hospital in Hauts-de-Seine, interviewed by Franceinfo. Since the beginning of June, the number of positive … Read more