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● Global health leaders warn about antimicrobial resistance.

“The world is running out of antibiotics, global health leaders warn.”

The Evening Standard Journal has recently published an article about the modern issue the world is facing regarding antibiotics resistance.

“Antimicrobial resistance is a global health emergency”, said World Health Organization director-general. Around 700,000 people around the world die annually due to drug-resistant infections…

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● Thyroid surgery

Life after a thyroid surgery

There are different methods to treat thyroid nodules. Thyroid surgery is one of the procedures to treat nodules, during this procedure a part of the thyroid gland is removed which leads to a medication of thyroid hormones for the rest of the life to compensate thyroid function.

> More info on http://www.webmd.com/women/thyroid-surgery


● EUthyroid

Euthyroid : an European research project to overcome the negative effects of iodine deficiency

This association is an European initiative to investigate the iodine intake of the European population, this provides basis to develop appropriate measure for decreasing iodine deficiency and related pathologies.

> More info on euthyroid.eu


● The British Thyroid Foundation

The British Thyroid Foundation describes different diseases that affect thyroid.

Thyroid disorders are very common, especially for women. The thyroid secretes two hormones into the blood stream and a deregulation leads to different diseases that can have an important impact on the metabolism.

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