a “worrying” evolution of certain indicators

a “worrying” evolution of certain indicators

Abroad, the maternal mortality rate is 4 times higher than in mainland France, the stillbirth rate 1.5 times higher, and the neonatal mortality rate 2 times higher. A declining birth rate, an increasing neonatal mortality, a stable caesarean section rate… For the first time, a report describes the state of perinatal health in France, with … Read more

moozoom: harnessing technology to improve student mental health

moozoom: harnessing technology to improve student mental health

Anxiety, behavioral and depressive disorders: Mental health problems are very real among elementary students. While not a panacea, socio-emotional learning, which significantly empowers children to recognize and manage their emotions, helps them deal with these issues. Recently, the Superior Council of Education recommended to the government “to make the development of children’s social and affective … Read more

Health. Explosion in the number of shaken babies in the Paris region during the pandemic

Health.  Explosion in the number of shaken babies in the Paris region during the pandemic

Has the Covid-19 epidemic had an impact on cases of child abuse? This is suggested by a study carried out by researchers from the AP-HP Necker-Enfants Malades Hospital, the University of Paris Cité and Inserm, published this Tuesday in the journal Open JAMA Network. These research teams analyzed the evolution of the incidence and severity … Read more

Autism: the genetic fingerprint is confirmed

Autism: the genetic fingerprint is confirmed

If the diagnosis remains difficult, research to identify the causes of autism continues to progress. Published this Thursday, August 18 in the magazine Nature Genetics, a new study announces the discovery of 70 genes strongly associated with the disease. (source 1) This is the largest study to date. More than 150,000 people participated, including 20,000 … Read more

Afghanistan’s health system undermined

Afghanistan's health system undermined

Published in : 08/08/2022 – 00:04 The “Afghan-Japan” hospital in Kabul has not received any funds for several weeks. Employees work on a voluntary basis in the establishment specializing in infectious diseases and in the fight against Covid-19. The situation of this public health institution in Afghanistan is indicative of the challenges of the health … Read more