Thursday, April 25, 2019

Diseases & Conditions News

Health Europa brings you the latest Diseases & Conditions News from across the field of European Healthcare & Social Care Policy.

Maternal depression during pregnancy may affect child development

Maternal depression during pregnancy may affect child development

A link between poorer child neurodevelopment and symptoms of maternal depression in the first year postpartum has been found in a new study. The recent...
Raising the standards for chronic kidney disease treatment

Raising the standards for chronic kidney disease treatment

Health Europa looks at the calls from Europe’s associations and alliances for the prevention, detection and development of a variety of treatments for chronic...
Bill Gates urges more action on malaria as cases rise

Bill Gates urges more action on malaria as cases rise

With the number of malaria cases on the rise again, Bill Gates and experts have gathered to discuss the action needed to combat the...
Is poor muscle health a complication of Type 1 diabetes?

Is poor muscle health a complication of Type 1 diabetes?

A new study from the universities of McMaster and York in Canada has found that poor muscle health may be one of the complications...
What is Europe’s relationship with the issue of obesity?

What is Europe’s relationship with the issue of obesity?

Health Europa explores Europe’s efforts to tackle obesity and the 25th European Congress on Obesity, which will take place in Vienna, Austria, between 23-26...
Two global leaders announce new strategic cancer research alliance

Two global leaders announce new strategic cancer research alliance

Cancer Research UK (CRUK) and the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) are to launch a new ambitious international alliance to boost the progress...
Obesity in children and adolescents caused by lack of sleep

Obesity in children and adolescents caused by lack of sleep

New research from the University of Warwick, UK, has found that children and adolescents who don’t get the recommended amount of sleep are at...
Cases of age-related macular degeneration to reach 82.9 million by 2026

Cases of age-related macular degeneration to reach 82.9 million by 2026

The number of widespread cases of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), including those not yet diagnosed, will increase from 71.7 million in 2016 to 82.9...
Personalised medicine and breast cancer – an example from Ireland

Personalised medicine and breast cancer – an example from Ireland

Dr Luciana Herda and Professor William Gallagher introduce the first Irish Cancer Society Collaborative Cancer Research Centre BREAST-PREDICT: a nationwide effort to make personalised...
New serum could aid malaria infection reduction

New serum could aid malaria infection reduction

Researchers from Yale University, US, have developed a serum which reduces infection from malaria in mice and it could aid the regular vaccination. The new...
Weight loss is an important predictor of cancer

Weight loss is an important predictor of cancer

New research analysis from the universities of Oxford and Exeter has concluded that unintended weight loss is the second highest risk factor for some...
Commission protects workers against cancer-causing chemicals

Commission protects workers against cancer-causing chemicals

The European Commission is taking another vital step in the protection of workers in the European Union from cancer-causing chemicals and other health problems. The...

Health Special Reports

Health eBooks

Health Partners

Pin It on Pinterest