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    Cardiovascular diseases accelerate deterioration of brain health


    Two UM publications present evidence for relationship between cardiovascular diseases and cognitive decline (MUMC+ press).

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    E-health application for chronic bowel disease a success


    The e-health application MyIBDcoach has resulted in a 50% reduction in the number of hospital admissions, fewer out-patient visits and better medication compliance in patients with chronic inflammatory bowel conditions such as Crohn’s disease (MUMC+ news).

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    Better oncological care for elderly patients


    Inaugural lecture ofMaryska Janssen-Heijnen as professor of ‘Clinical Epidemiology with a specialisation in Geriatric Oncology'.  

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    Do guidelines impede a GP’s ability to provide personalised care?


    Symposium and inaugural lecture 'Guidelines for Personalised Care: Contradiction or Paradox?’ (inaugural lecture Jako Burgers).

  • Food as a medicine

    Food as medicine


    Dr Alie de Boer – a food scientist at University College Venlo, a satellite campus of Maastricht University – recently published an article in the International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition. Based on a comprehensive literature study, she revealed the importance of omega 3 fatty acids and vitamin E in managing chronic inflammatory lung diseases, such as COPD and autoimmune sarcoidosis.

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