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Artificial pancreas on the market in 2018?

13 January 2017

An artificial pancreas could arrive on the market as early as 2018. Based on a blood glucose sensor, an insulin pump and an algorithm to calculate the dose of...

A baby boy is born following an ovary transplant

09 December 2016

For the first time at the CHU Toulouse (University Medical Centre), a baby boy has been born following an ovary transplant. In 2009, whilst battling neck...

A miscarriage can trigger post-traumatic stress

18 November 2016

According to a study published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) Open, women may suffer post-traumatic stress after a miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy....

In-utero surgery saves the life of a mother and her child

04 November 2016

In Texas, in-utero surgery saved the life of a child. A large tumour was detected on the spine of the foetus during a 16-week ultrasound scan. Refusing to...

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