Mental Health: 300 million worldwide
In an effort to raise global
awareness of depression, it was made the core theme of the 2017
World Health Day campaign – held on 7 April. Depression is a common
illness worldwide, with more than 300 million people affected. Depression
is different from usual mood fluctuations and short-lived ...
Surgery: Pioneering neurosurgical
any concerned patient, Dr Fernandez- Ortiz went online to research
surgical options for olfactory groove tumours, eventually making an
appointment at a local medical centre for an open craniotomy to remove
the growth. Her medical training gave her reservations about the invasiveness....
Women's Health: Global guidelines
for HPV vaccination issued The
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has issued a clinical
practice guideline on human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination for the
prevention of cervical cancer. This is the first guideline on primary
prevention of cervical cancer that is tailored to multiple regions
of the world with different...