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

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

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

Tour de France: Jonas Vingegaard wins solo at Hautacam and takes a big step towards final victory

Jonas Vingegaard was the strongest. The Yellow Jersey won Thursday at the top of Hautacam, during the 18th stage of the Tour de France, ahead of Tadej Pogacar who crossed the line 1’04 behind. While he will still have to manage the Rocamadour time trial on Saturday, the Dane is almost certain to win the … Read more

Pep Guardiola denies Neymar was offered to Manchester City

Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola denied on Wednesday that Brazilian Neymar had been offered to his club by PSG as part of a player swap deal. ” That’s not true,” said the Catalan in a press conference from his team’s pre-season tour of the United States. “Neymar is an incredible player and an incredibly nice … Read more

Borussia Dortmund: Edin Terzic evokes the illness of Sébastien Haller

Edin Terzic (Borussia Dortmund coach): “The week went very well until yesterday. (Monday). You have all heard the news around Sébastien Haller. Of course, we were shocked. Personally, I learned about it about half an hour before leaving for the game (friendly against Valencia, lost 1-3). It’s not easy for all of us to think … Read more

Tour de France: Hugo Houle wins the 16th stage alone in Foix, Jonas Vingegaard remains in yellow

In Foix, Canada rejoices. Hugo Houle won the 16th stage of the Tour de France alone between Carcassonne and Foix on Tuesday. This is the second Canadian stage victory in the history of the Tour de France after Steve Bauer in 1988. He is ahead of Valentin Madouas and Michael Woods. In the overall race, … Read more

Euro 2022: Les Bleues in the quarter-finals, who are the other qualified teams?

The table of shifts is known. After the group stage, eight teams made up their ticket for the rest of the competition. The first of these is England, the host country. The lionesses, who made an impression by crushing Norway (8-0), will face Spain, victorious in what looked like a round of 16 against Denmark … Read more

Alpine wins the 6 Hours of Monza, Peugeot suffered

The 6 Hours of Monza on Sunday was very lively. Between the abandonment of the Glickenhaus, when it led the debates for half of the race, the numerous duels between the Alpine and the Toyotas, the setbacks of Peugeot for its return to endurance, the Italian fans had what to enjoy. And we are only … Read more