Stroke, hypertension … Regular naps would not be so beneficial, according to a study

How to explain it? For clinical psychologist Michael Grandner, who was not involved in the study, these results show that napping is often a sign of sleep problems. “Although taking a nap in itself is not harmful, many people who take naps may do so because of poor sleep at night. Poor nighttime sleep is … Read more

Ligue 2: Sochaux concedes a draw against Paris FC

Two and a half months after the play-off to Ligue 1 won by Sochaux at Charléty, Parisians and Sochaliens met at the Stade Auguste Bonal to close the first day of Ligue 2. And the two title contenders shared the points during of this return to competition (0-0). Although in numerical superiority, the Cubs did … Read more

Marquinhos (PSG), winner of the Champions Trophy: “We did a good preparation”

Marquinhos, the captain of PSG, after the victory against FC Nantes: “It’s very important, we wanted to win in style. We had worked well. The team was compact, we did what was necessary. We are well, better and better in the system with 3 behind. It took time to adapt. We made a few small … Read more

USA: Man cured of HIV and cancer after stem cell transplant

To achieve this remission, the “City of Hope patient”, as he is nicknamed, received a bone marrow transplant “nearly three and a half years ago” to fight against his leukaemia, explains the organization. “He received a blood stem cell transplant. […] from a donor who had a rare genetic mutation”called CCR5, she continues. “CCR5 is … Read more

England defeat Sweden and go to the final of their Euro at Wembley

The game: 4-0 England gave a lesson in realism on Tuesday in the semi-finals of their Euro against Sweden (4-0). Applied in both surfaces, she achieved everything that the French had failed to do against the Netherlands (1-0 after extra time, Saturday) and everything they will have to do on Wednesday against Germany to go … Read more

Covid-19 vaccine: does the booster dose “considerably prolong the duration of the infection”?

First of all, note that the article in question is not a study strictly speaking, but a correspondence. In it, a team from Massachusetts General Hospital, an establishment attached to the prestigious Harvard Medical School in Boston, carried out PCRs for two weeks and cultured the samples from 66 patients with Covid-19. The data collected … Read more

Monkey pox: “We are facing a new pandemic”, warns Professor Caumes on LCI

However, the spread remains limited compared to that of Covid-19, a much more deadly disease – no death from monkeypox has so far been recorded in Europe, the disease generally recovering spontaneously. “Covid-19, a respiratory disease, is much more contagious than a disease that is transmitted through sexual contact or close intimate contact.explains Éric Caumes. … Read more

France offers itself the League of Nations at the end of the suspense against the United States

After a failed European Championship in September, Andréa Giani’s players are back to winning ways in an international competition. The French won the League of Nations for the third time in their history after 2015 and 2017, when it was still called the World League. As in the semi-final, the Blues take a little time … Read more