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Side effects of anti-allergy drugs (video)

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Written by Friday, 23 November 2012 08:07
PhD dissertation Silke Conen Medicines are there to cure people and make life more bearable. However, not all treatments bring only good since many have potent side - effects. Some anti – allergy drugs for example, assumed to reduce an allergy reaction, are able to cause fatigue.

Dissertation topic of Rita Dias Brandão Roughly one in eight Dutch women will be diagnosed with breast cancer and one in sixty with ovarian cancer. In five to ten percent of these cases, this involves a hereditary form. Women with a mutation in the BRCA1/2 gene are approximately eight times…

“I let people discover their own talents”

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Written by Wednesday, 24 October 2012 07:23
Jamiu Busari is an English paediatrician with Nigerian roots. He was among the first batch of students to join Maastricht’s pioneering programme in Health Professions Education. Now the medical manager of the Department of Paediatrics at the Atrium Medical Centre in Heerlen, Busari is a true role model, creating a…

Childbirth: Home versus hospital delivery

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Written by Tuesday, 23 October 2012 14:52
The topic of home births always makes for heated discussion. Are we better off giving birth at home, or in hospital? While some women will swear by the hospital birth, others want nothing more than to deliver their child at home. And there are no clear answers from an academic…
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