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Diabetes
Newsletters - 2022-11-02

Diabetes

Diabetes is a lifelong disease in which the body cannot process sugar properly. Diabetes is also called "diabetes mellitus" or "sugar diabetes". When people who have diabetes eat glucose, which is found in foods such as breads, potatoes and sweets, it can't be converted into energy. Instead of being converted into energy, the glucose stays in the blood.

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Fatigue And Biological Assessments
Newsletters - 2022-11-02

Fatigue And Biological Assessments

Fatigue is the first reason for consultation with general practitioners. However, this general term covers very diverse origins, most often banal but sometimes more serious. Fatigue is to be differentiated from asthenia, a medical term, which corresponds to fatigue that is not improved by rest. Asthenia requires a consultation with your GP.

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Cerba And Taliaz to leverage Artificial Intelligence and Genetics Expertise to improve patient care management in depression
Press Releases - 2022-10-21

Cerba And Taliaz to leverage Artificial Intelligence and Genetics Expertise to improve patient care management in depression

Saint Ouen l’Aumône (France) and Tel Aviv (Israel), October 20th, 2022 - Cerba, the foremost specialty clinical pathology reference, and Taliaz, an Israeli digital health company dedicated to improving mental health disorders, announced today a partnership to provide physicians with an AI-driven precision psychiatry solution that predicts treatment effectiveness in depression.

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Cerba Lancet Africa signs strategic partnership with international Clinical Laboratories in Ethiopia
Press Releases - 2022-10-05

Cerba Lancet Africa signs strategic partnership with international Clinical Laboratories in Ethiopia

Johannesburg (South Africa) and Addis-Ababa (Ethiopia), 29th September 2022 - Cerba Lancet Africa, a benchmark in the field of medical diagnosis in Africa, today announced it has signed a strategic partnership with International Clinical Laboratories (ICL) Ethiopia, the leading private clinical pathology laboratory in the country serving more than 3 million patients over the past 17 years.

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Cervical Cancer
Newsletters - 2022-10-01

Cervical Cancer

The cervix is the lowermost part of the uterus (womb) that leads to the vagina. It connects the Vagina to the Womb. Any of the following could be signs or symptoms of cervical cancer:

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BRCA Testing For Hereditary Breast And Ovarian Cancer
Newsletters - 2022-10-01

BRCA Testing For Hereditary Breast And Ovarian Cancer

Cancer occurs when cells in your body start to grow out of control. These cancer cells can multiply very quickly, cause growth or tumors, invade surrounding tissues, and even spread. (metastasize) to other areas of the body.

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High blood pressure
Newsletters - 2022-09-15

High blood pressure

Blood pressure is the force of blood pushing against the walls of your arteries as your heart pumps blood through them. The narrower an artery, the greater the force needed to push the blood through it. Blood pressure is measured with a cuff your health care worker places around your arm.

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What is creatinine?
Newsletters - 2022-09-15

What is creatinine?

Creatinine is a waste product of the body that comes from the breakdown of muscle creatine. It is eliminated in the urine by filtration in the kidneys. When the kidneys' ability to eliminate waste decreases, the amount of creatinine increases in the blood. Its dosage in the blood, therefore, depends on kidney function but also on muscle mass.

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Natriuretic peptides in patients with heart failure
Newsletters - 2022-09-15

Natriuretic peptides in patients with heart failure

Cleavage of the prohormone proBNP (B-type natriuretic peptide) produces biologically active 32 amino acid BNP and biologically inert 76 amino acid N-terminal pro-BNP (NT-proBNP). Atrial natriuretic peptide (ANP) is a hormone that is released from myocardial cells in the atria, and in some cases the ventricles in response to volume expansion.

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Approach to adult patient with Anaemia
Newsletters - 2022-09-15

Approach to adult patient with Anaemia

Anaemia is defined as a reduction in one or more of the red blood cell indices of Hemoglobin (Hb) concentration, Hematocrit, and Red blood cell (RBC) count. However, Hemoglobin concentration is the most widely used parameter.

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