Lampedusa, many cases of cancer among the firefighters. The union calls for an epidemiological investigation: “We want truth for the dead”

Twelve deaths from cancer from 1986 to today, all of them fire fighters and all in service at the detachment of Lampedusa. The singular data is provided by the provincial secretary UilPa fire brigade Antonio Di Maltawhich in a letter sent to the prefect of Agrigento Maria Rita Cocciufaexpresses all his concern for what is … Read more

Epidemiological Alert Detection of polio virus derived from type 2 vaccine in the United States: Implications for the Region of the Americas – July 21, 2022 – PAHO/WHO

Given the identification of a case of acute flaccid paralysis related to type 2 vaccine-derived poliovirus in an unvaccinated individual from Rockland County, New York, United States, the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO /WHO) reiterates to the Member States the importance of joining efforts in order to maintain and strengthen surveillance for the … Read more

Minister of Health: The epidemiological situation is under control

The Minister of Health in the caretaker government, Dr. Firas Al-Abyad, chaired the meeting of the Follow-up Committee on Preventive Measures and Measures against the Corona Virus, in the government palace, to discuss the epidemiological developments related to the Corona mutator and the current wave that caused a noticeable increase in the number of infections, … Read more

Stocks Charles, Tanja Sylvia – Why are obese men at increased risk of death from prostate cancer? – An epidemiological investigation of biological, clinical, and methodological explanations

Background Obesity is a public health problem in Sweden and prostate cancer (PCa) is the most common form of cancer among men. While obesity has a complex relationship with the risk of contracting PCa, obese men are at higher risk of dying from PCa. The cause of the relationship is unknown, and it is also … Read more

Martling, Anna Isabella – Individualized multidisciplinary diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of colorectal cancer patients – randomized, observational and epidemiological studies

Background Colorectal cancer affects approximately 6,800 people annually in Sweden. The treatment has improved, which has led to an increased survival, but still almost half of the patients suffer from difficult-to-treat relapses with a high risk of death. In the case of widespread disease, there are treatments that prolong survival, but which only in a … Read more

“We must associate an epidemiological transition with the environmental transition”

After the Second World War, poor countries partly made up for their delay in development. By making up for their economic shortcomings, they have also gained in life expectancy. They also took less time to approach our longevity than our level of wealth. This epidemiological transition, that is to say a massive change in the … Read more

Bolivia activates epidemiological surveillance for suspected cases of monkeypox in the region

The Ministry of Health reported this Monday, May 23, that the epidemiological surveillance mechanisms in the event of suspected cases of monkeypox in the region, such as Argentina, according to the head of that office, Jeyson Auza. The authority pointed out that the incubation period of the disease ranges from five to 21 days., and … Read more

Porto Ferreira! Epidemiological Surveillance warns of the importance of taking the flu vaccine

From Monday to Friday, from 8 am to 4 pm, the Porto Ferreira Health Units are carrying out the Influenza Vaccination Campaign for pregnant women, postpartum women (up to 45 days postpartum), Health workers, the elderly from 60 years and children from 6 months to under 5 years. The flu vaccine is very important for … Read more

Oil starts the trading week pessimistically. Investors are concerned about the epidemiological situation in high voltage

Oil prices keep falling steadily on Monday. Brent is still trading at 100 prices USD for barrel. Traders are considering a possible decline in demand for ropespecially in n. At the time of writing, you will suffer futures and Brent with delivery in June 2.22% and traded at 100.5 USD for barrel. V ptek at … Read more

Health Surveillance Board, in the capital, issues an epidemiological alert for dengue, zika and chikungunya this year

Due to the increase in the infestation rate of Aedes aegypti adult females in Porto Alegre and the period of increased travel frequency, the Health Surveillance Board (DVS) issued a notice on Wednesday, December 29, alerting professionals for suspected arboviruses – dengue, Zika, chikungunya – in the care of patients with symptoms compatible with the … Read more