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Don't let incontinence stopping you
31 Jul 2019
Mary Lynne Van Poelgeest-Pomfret
Director, World Federation of Incontinent Patients (WFIP)
Urinary and faecal incontinence, as well as pelvic pain, are extremely debilitating and bothersome conditions. They are also more common than you may think:...
New guidelines will help reduce burden of skin tears
13 Nov 2018
President of ISTAP
Skin tears are a serious challenge, but we can improve care by raising awareness, collecting data and implementing prevention programmes. Did you know that the...
Eye Care Everywhere
9 Oct 2018
ECOO Secretary General
ECV Chief Executive
World Sight Day, 11 Oct 2018, is an opportunity for the eye health community to come together. In the lead up to world sight day, we asked two European leaders...
Why up to 290 million people are at risk of unknowingly developing liver disease or cancer
28 Jul 2018
the CEO of the World Hepatitis Alliance (WHA)
New research from the World Hepatitis Alliance reveals why 9 in 10 people living with viral hepatitis are unaware of their status Two years ago, 194 countries...
How can we manage preeclampsia risk during pregnancy?
22 May 2018
Chief Medical Officer and Head Global Medical & Scientific Affairs at Roche Diagnostics / Centralised and Point of Care Solutions
Preeclampsia is a serious pregnancy disorder occurring only during pregnancy. To mark World Preeclampsia Day (May 22), I would like to share some insights on...