New major advance against Covid: faced with the threat of an 8th wave, scientists are developing a mask capable of detecting the virus in 10 minutes

This mask would work very well “in poorly ventilated spaces, such as elevators or closed rooms, where the risk of infection is high”. The scientists of Shanghai Tongji University have created a facial mask which can detect common respiratory viruses, including influenza and coronavirus, in the air as droplets or aerosols. The prototype, presented on … Read more

What Foods Should I Avoid During A Gout Attack?

Gout is the most common type of inflammatory arthritis. It causes sudden and intense seizures as well as joint pain, often in the big toe. It can also affect the joints of other toes, the ankle or the knee. People with osteoarthritis in the fingers may experience their first gout attack in the finger joints. … Read more

How to relieve constipation?

When we are constipated, we have delay or difficulty passing our stools. Constipation can be temporary, but it can also drag on and cause other more or less serious symptoms. What are the causes? When we are digesting, the intestines contract so that food can move through the digestive tract. So when we are constipated, … Read more

INFO THE DEPECHE. After a case of dengue, a mosquito control operation carried out in a district of Montauban

the essential The intervention of a company specializing in mosquito control worried the inhabitants of the Pouty district this Wednesday morning… who had not been informed that a case of dengue fever had been diagnosed. The ARS confirms this case, concerning a person from the Grand Est region who stayed in Montauban at the end … Read more

These 5 green vegetables that you should eat regularly

Very often children grimace when it comes to eating it. And yet green vegetables are particularly recommended for their health benefits. Nutritionists advise eating at least one green leafy vegetable every day. Here are five that are particularly good for the body. Broccoli Rich in nutrients, including vitamin K, phosphorus and calcium, this cruciferous vegetable … Read more

Foods that naturally lower blood pressure

When talking about blood pressure, there are a few numbers to keep in mind. Voltage is measured with two units. The highest, the first, indicates your systolic pressure. The lowest, second number, is your diastolic pressure. A blood pressure of 120 over 80 for example (120/80) means that you have a systolic blood pressure of … Read more

Four methods to eliminate flies from your house

House flies are well-known pests in homes around the world. Several methods can help get rid of house flies. The common housefly, scientifically known as Musca domestica, is a non-biting fly. However, each one can carry more than a million bacteria that can transfer to food and surfaces. Several methods can help control house flies, … Read more

Covid-19: green light for three vaccines adapted to Omicron

Bivalent vaccines suitable for Omicron will be available in October. © Adobe stock The High Authority for Health has just given the green light to three anti-Covid vaccines adapted to Omicron. Can I request to receive one of these vaccines? When will they be available? Vaccines that target Omicron “The vaccines bivalent mRNAs are not … Read more