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Key genes could regulate T cells to treat autoimmune diseases and cancer

Key genes could regulate T cells to treat autoimmune diseases and cancer

Researchers have discovered a way to control regulatory T cells that help the human body’s immune response. The researchers at Salk, led by Ye Zheng,...
Diabetes device market expected to reach €23.6m by 2022

Diabetes device market expected to reach €23.6m by 2022

A global report has projected the Diabetes Care Devices Market to reach €23.6m ($26,710.3m) by 2022. The report, published by Meticulous Research, has projected the...
Supporting frontline nurses’ mental health and wellbeing during COVID-19

Supporting frontline nurses’ mental health and wellbeing during COVID-19

The European Federation of Nurses Associations (EFN) and GAMIAN-Europe have released a joint statement calling for the prioritisation of frontline workers mental health and...
Cumberlege review: law firm seeks redress and accountability

Cumberlege review: law firm seeks redress and accountability

Global law firm PGMBM has welcomed the publication of the Cumberlege review, an independent report into the safety and side-effects of treatments recommended and...
Newly designed air filter can ‘catch and kill’ COVID-19

Newly designed air filter can ‘catch and kill’ COVID-19

Researchers have created a new air filter that they say can kill COVID-19 instantly. The researchers from the University of Houston reported that virus tests...
You’ve done everything right – now protect the site

Infection prevention: you’ve done everything right – now protect the site

PrevahexCHX™ antimicrobial dressings use a unique antimicrobial impregnated technology in thin film polymers that is revolutionising the final step in infection prevention. Preventing healthcare-associated infections...
The Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research with Dr Igor Grant

The Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research with Dr Igor Grant

In this article, Dr Ignore Grant explores the work of the Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research. When the Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research at UC...
‘A national disgrace’: call to improve medical cannabis access in the UK

‘A national disgrace’: call to improve medical cannabis access in the UK

A campaigner has urged the UK government to improve access to medical cannabis prescriptions as restrictive guidance from NICE and the BPNA has meant...
Innovative antibiotics to be available for UK patients in world-first scheme

Innovative antibiotics to be available for UK patients in world-first scheme

A new scheme that starts this week is aiming to provide innovative antibiotics to NHS patients for the first time in almost 30 years...
Capture the Fracture aims for 25% reduction in osteoporosis fractures

Capture the Fracture aims for 25% reduction in osteoporosis fractures

UCB Amgen has today announced a collaboration with the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) to support its Capture the Fracture® programme. The Capture the Fracture® programme...
working with chronic pain

Tell us about your way of working with chronic pain and win!

The Active Citizenship Network (ACN) has launched the third edition of the ‘European Civic Prize on Chronic Pain – Collection of Good Practices’. In the...
Online chat can reduce strain on healthcare and offer COVID-19 guidance

Online chat can reduce strain on healthcare and offer COVID-19 guidance

New research has highlighted how online chatbots can help to ease the burden on healthcare services, not only for critical care but also to...

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Health Europa Quarterly Issue 13

Welcome to Health Europa Quarterly Issue 13, which focuses – inevitably – on issues surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic, from the importance of hand hygiene...



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Introducing the Narrenturm: the world’s first hospital for the mentally ill

Before the end of the 18th century, those who were mentally ill were not regarded as patients, however in 1784 Austria, the Narrenturm was...

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Living with mucopolysaccharidoses: support, awareness and research

Mucopolysaccharidoses (MPS) is a group of rare, inherited, incurable metabolic diseases caused by disorders in the metabolism, in this eBook the Austrian MPS Society...

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Cannabis law and policy in Gibraltar

Cannabis law and policy in Gibraltar

Hassans International Law Firm Limited Partner Aaron Payas, CFA gives MCN an overview of Gibraltar’s cannabis landscape. In October 2019, the government of Gibraltar approved...
CLEAR UK: lobbying, policy, and the flaws of CBD Novel Foods regulation

CLEAR UK: lobbying, policy, and the flaws of CBD Novel Foods regulation

CLEAR Cannabis Law Reform President Peter Reynolds speaks to MCN about lobbying, policy and the flaws of CBD Novel Foods regulation. CLEAR Cannabis Law Reform,...
Cannabis medicine, education, and policy in Switzerland

Cannabis medicine, education, and policy in Switzerland

Professor Rudolf Brenneisen of the Swiss Society of Cannabis in Medicine tells us about medical cannabis in Switzerland. The Swiss Society of Cannabis in Medicine...
Medical cannabis in North Macedonia

Medical cannabis in North Macedonia

Kostadin Dukovski, President of North Macedonia’s Association of Medical Cannabis Cultivators, tells MCN about Macedonian policy, economy and future developments. The Association of Medical Cannabis...

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Medical Cannabis Network Quarterly Issue 3

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