Five Myths About Medical Tourism
Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 0 Comments
According to the latest report of Jean Kervasdoué made public last February, medical tourism represents the outstanding lever of growth that could create a € 2 billion revenue and 30,000 jobs in France within just 5 years.
FAME Santé is the leader in medical travel organization in ...
Top 7 World innovations in French medicine
Monday, November 28, 2016 - 0 Comments
France - A living history of the world of medicine
The tradition of high culture and secular technological progress explain the best quality of medicine in France. It is the most desirable country to be treated by patients worldwide through the innovative technologies and the undeniable expertise of ...
Châteaux of the Loire
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 0 Comments
Discovering the Loire Valley it is like discovering a fairy-tale land
Castles – are at once elegant and luxurious, refined and flamboyant as well as they are considered one of the most magic places in France. Imagine more than 30 castles in one place along a beautiful riverside. Each chateau has ...
The revolution in treating brain tumours
Friday, August 19, 2016 - 0 Comments
The best innovative technologies are now available for you with FAME Sante.
Stereotactic radiosurgery (CyberKnife) is a new and very efficient approach to treating brain tumours with 3-D imaging technology. It targets high doses of radiation with a precision of one to two millimetres to the affected ...
Santé connectée : Etat des lieux
Friday, August 12, 2016 - 0 Comments
Les objets de santé connectés sont déjà bien ancrés dans la société moderne, et vont encore beaucoup se développer, au point que certains parlent de « révolution de notre quotidien et notre manière d'aborder ...
World premiere heart transplantation in Paris
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 0 Comments
For the first time ever, a complete and definitive artificial heart, designed by CARMAT biomedical company, was implanted to a patient.
This 100% French medical prowess was conducted by a team from the European Hospital Georges Pompidou, in Paris. This audacious and risky surgery gives a great hope ...
La musique en médecine
Thursday, August 4, 2016 - 0 Comments
Docteur Gabriel Sara : ‘‘la musique peut jouer un rôle essentiel en médecine’’
Le Docteur Gabriel A. Sara est un oncologue-hématologue libanais vivant à New York et pratiquant au Mount Sinai-Roosevelt Hospital. Mondialement connu et reconnu pour sa ...
Fame on the news !
Friday, July 29, 2016 - 0 Comments
FAME on the news !We are thrilled we had the opportunity to meet France's N°1 Channel News inside our company. It's really important to us to share with them about France's assets in medical tourism.
Cheaper than most countries, France's healthcare system is a world model.
Here is our CEO ...
Closer to your recovery
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 0 Comments
Come together !
FAME is well aware of the crucial role of relatives in the recovery. We were eager to offer you, your family and/or your friends a top quality accommodation solution only a few minutes away from Paris. Which is now available.
We also made available for you a wide range of tourist ...
Classification FAME of health innovations
Monday, July 18, 2016 - 1 Comments
This month, we offer a classification of the best technological innovations for our health. The use of new technologies in the medical sector: What kind of innovations and how they improve the quality of services?
At the forefront of technology, biomedicine opens a range of very promising ...
E-Stylus, the connected insulin pen
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 1 Comments
It allows patients with insulin-dependent diabetes to monitor and manage their treatment via their smartphone.
E-stylus is compatible with all insulin pens. It then allows the control of blood sugar in the blood and balanced their rates if needed.
A mobile application acts as a relay between the two ...
Cold used as a treatment against cancer ?
Friday, June 13, 2014 - 1 Comments
The cryotherapy technique is growing rapidly, especially for treating small cancer tumors.
Developed at the Saint-Louis Hospital by Professor Eric Kerviler, cryotherapy is a minimally invasive interventional radiology technology that uses extreme cold to destroy cancer tumors or diseased tissues and ...
The wordl's smallest pacemaker
Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 0 Comments
A major step forward has been made in heart rate surgery: the implantation of the smallest pacemaker in the world.
A British patient could recently benefit from a major scientific breakthrough: the implantation of a pacemaker the size of a tablet. Called "Micra Transcatheter Pacing System", this innovative ...
June: jewelry connected
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 - 0 Comments
At the last Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last January, we noticed this innovation: June. This bracelet looks like a costume jewelery. It caters to an exclusively female audience, as ensures Fred Potter, CEO of Netatmo: "We chose to take the floor against other bracelets, designed before all ...
Apple in connected health with "Health"
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 0 Comments
"Yosemite," a new generation of operating systems for Macintosh, and the next iOS8 mobile software for iPad, iPhone and iPod were presented to the 6000 participants of the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC), the largest gathering of application developers, which is held until Friday in San Francisco.
La Semaine de Prévention contre le Diabète
Monday, June 2, 2014 - 0 Comments
La Semaine de Prévention contre le Diabète
Pacifi: the connected pacifier
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 0 Comments
The first pacifier-thermometer for baby connected via Bluetooth to your iPhone has arrived!
Pacifi Blue is marketed by Maestro, it is a "chip pacifier" that monitors the temperature of a baby and transmits data through an application on the smartphone or tablet of the parents. Data are recorded by a ...
Coffee to prevent Alzheimer's disease
Monday, April 14, 2014 - 0 Comments
Coffee’s fans will be happy!
Caffeine in usual doses has a protective effect on certain cerebral diseases, including Alzheimer's disease.
This was recently demonstrated by Dr. David Blum, research fellow at INSERM and his colleagues of Alzheimer & Tauopathies elille's laboratory.
It is now ...
The implementation iSommeil
Friday, April 11, 2014 - 0 Comments
Do you have trouble sleeping? We found the solution for you with iSommeil application.
Overnight application helps you to find and keep sleep at bedtime relaxing music and a play of light are in place to help you sleep. You can live a gentle wake up with a blue light that intensifies before the ...
Google glass, une révolution pour Parkison
Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 0 Comments
The arrival of Google glass brings with it a revolution, a hope for people with Parkinson's disease. These glasses could improve the lives of patients.
Recall that Parkinson's disease is a neurodegenerative disease that results in progressive loss of autonomy with the appearance of tremors, slowness ...
Connected objects: iBGStar, a meter connected to t
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 0 Comments
iBGStar is a meter connected to the iPhone created to simplify the daily lives of people with diabetes.
Connected objects are typically scheduled to meet needs more or less precise of the public. The goal is then to sell to a mass audience so in large quantities.However, certain items are designed to ...
A new application for Smartphone to fight against
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 0 Comments
The era of new technologies seems benefit to everyone. These new tools are more and more embedded in medicine. Support continuous is often expensive, there are a lot of alcoholic patients who don't receive the care desired. New technologies seem to offer a new way to treat these patients.
As part of ...
20th edition of Sidaction
Monday, April 7, 2014 - 0 Comments
According to the INVS in 2012, France had 6,400 new people with AIDS. Worldwide, 2.5 million new cases were counted. In 30 years, HIV has killed more than 36 million people worldwide and, according to WHO, there were 35.3 million carriers of the virus in 2012. So begins the 20th annual Sidaction AIDS ...
Digital Health Camp
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 0 Comments
Le 28, 29 & 30 mars 2014 aura lieu le Digital Health Camp à la faculté de médecine de Strasbourg.
Ce rassemblement aura pour but de trouver des solutions innovantes à travers des échanges entre les professionnels de la santé et des concepteurs et designers.
After cancer, the difficult return to work
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 0 Comments
Approximately 100 000 active French are annually affected by cancer. Once healed or in remission, 8 out of 10 found the way to work. However, this return to normal life is not always easy. According to a study of the Curie Institute, half of them encounter difficulties during their professional reintegration
Leprosy: still 200,000 cases each year
Friday, January 17, 2014 - 0 Comments
The number of new cases of leprosy in the world continues to decrease since 2000, but the disease is still not eradicated. Nearly 600 new infections are recorded every day, who have identified 212 000 cases in 2009. These 26 and 27 January will mark the 60th world leprosy day.
Ecrit par : Emmanuel ...
Are obese individuals desensitized to the taste of
Friday, December 27, 2013 - 0 Comments
And do they eat more to rediscover this taste? Researchers at INSERM (the French Institute of Health and Medical Research) have shown recently – in mice – that individuals who are obese are less sensitive to the taste of lipids (fats). And this may make them eat more fat to satisfy their ...
Children – going to sleep at the same time every n
Monday, December 9, 2013 - 0 Comments
According to a British study, children who go to bed at irregular hours are more likely to develop behavioural problems such as hyperactivity and relationship problems in class and to have difficulty controlling their emotions.
Written by: Aurélia Dubuc
Source : Pediatrics, October ...
Could vitamins slow down the progress of HIV?
Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 0 Comments
It appears that vitamin supplements combined with selenium can help slow down the progress of HIV/AIDS in patients who have not yet been treated. This is the finding of an American study published in the JAMA journal. Although this discovery may appear to be significant, Professor Jean-Michel Molina, ...
Obesity – surgery could bring a new lease of life
Monday, December 2, 2013 - 0 Comments
Those extra pounds can affect libido. Sometimes, sexual fulfilment may require a little weight loss. So, what about those people suffering from severe obesity? For the first time, American researchers are extolling the virtues of bariatric surgery in helping patients rediscover sexual desire.
Myocardial infarction – a new emergency treatment?
Monday, December 2, 2013 - 0 Comments
Every year in France, myocardial infarction – known by many as a heart attack – affects around 100,000 people. The reference treatment is urgent dilation of the arteries with the aim of getting the blood circulating to the heart again. This is what specialists call primary angioplasty. The ...
What impact does stress have on our health?
Monday, November 25, 2013 - 0 Comments
The pressures of family and work, financial uncertainty … stress is an everyday reality for many people, especially in this time of crisis. So it is something we need to be able to manage, but this is not always easy, as researchers at INSERM (France’s National Institute of Health ...
Repair your skin after chemo
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 0 Comments
Very aggressive against cancer cells, chemotherapy drugs also act on healthy cells, hence more or less important side effects depending on the treatments and patients. The most common are nausea and hair loss. But the skin also suffers from changes. Adopt new reflexes of care to limit their impact.
Diabetes, sport, it's all good
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 0 Comments
Sport plays a major role in the regulation of diabetes... and this regardless of the concerned diabetes, diabetes type 1 and type 2 . For Pr Claude Jaffiol, Endocrinologist and member of the National Academy of Medicine, if physical activity is good for the health of all, it is even more for the diabetic.
Pneumonia and diarrhoea – diseases to fight togeth
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 0 Comments
In developing countries, pneumonia and diarrhoea are responsible for almost a third of deaths among children under five. Almost 90% of these occur in sub-Saharan Africa and in South Asia. This carnage is all the more intolerable as effective means of prevention exist. The World Health Organisation (WHO) ...
Strokes are affecting people at a younger and youn
Friday, November 8, 2013 - 0 Comments
Every year, across the world, more than 83,000 young people under the age of 20 die as the result of a cerebrovascular accident (CVA or stroke)! Which is equivalent to 125 people a day. And the number of CVAs affecting those aged between 20 and 65 has leapt by 25% over the course of the last 20 years ...
Severe asthma: a rigorous follow-up!
Monday, October 21, 2013 - 0 Comments
The asthma and allergy Association has just published a new brochure "severe asthma, know well for better control". Indeed, this condition requires the patient a very strict follow-up of the treatment. Objective to put aside the handicap in everyday life.
Written by: Emmanuel Ducreuset
Uterine fibroids: common, benign but.... to keep u
Monday, October 21, 2013 - 0 Comments
Fibroids are the most common benign tumors in women. According to a recent survey, a woman from ten between 30 to 55 years suffers from fibroids accompanied by symptoms- often bleeding- more or less painful. Problem, a majority of them, " lives with, without necessarily talking to her doctor....
Sleep apnea: When the treatment makes us beautiful
Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 0 Comments
More alerts, younger, more attractive... These are the adjectives given to patients suffering from a syndrome of sleep apnea (SAS) two months after their treatment! Which was based on the use of a nasal continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) device. This deserves explication.
Written by: ...
Dwarfism – a promising new study … in mice
Monday, September 23, 2013 - 0 Comments
A team of researchers at INSERM (France’s Institute of Health and Medical Research) is on the track of a first treatment that may restore growth in individuals suffering from achondroplasia. In other words, dwarfism. So far, this has been tested only on mice, but the first results appear promising.
Severe acne: treat without waiting
Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 1 Comments
In France, 1 in 6 patients (15-34 years) with severe acne is not treated. The disease is not limited to a few unsightly pimples. No, it actually causes deep craters and sometimes leaves irreversible scars on the face, neck, chest, and back. For these young patients, the psychological impact is significant ...
Hypertension – large variations in blood pressure
Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 0 Comments
t’s a well-known fact: hypertension (or high blood pressure) is the leading risk factor for cerebrovascular accidents (strokes or CVAs). And this risk increases tenfold when blood pressure varies too greatly and too rapidly. In fact, according to a recent British study, such variations can significantly ...
Football – from header to … concussion!
Friday, July 5, 2013 - 0 Comments
Repeated blows to the head can have a really brutal affect on footballers’ brains! And this has been confirmed by a recent American study. What is new about this is that the researchers used a particularly advanced imaging technique. This allowed them to observe microscopic changes in the white ...
Doctor’s Advice on Reducing Your Risk of Stroke: G
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 - 0 Comments
Vascular surgeon Dr. David H. Stone of the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center—also a member of the Society for Vascular Surgery—offers some critical advice to adults who are concerned with their risk of stroke: poor sleep is one factor that can lead to stroke.
“Research says less ...
Cervical cancer – your GP can help with prevention
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 0 Comments
Cervical cancer leads to the death of around 1000 women in France annually!
Vaccination against HPV is recommended for young girls and a smear test every 3 years for women between 25 and 60 years old.
Talk to your GP! He can help you prevent this disease!
Source: Dominique Salomon - Destination S ...
Testicular cancer: a 6 drugs chemotherapy!
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - 0 Comments
The cure rate for testicular cancer with poor prognosis can reach 75%!
With a new treatment protocol, the "dose-dense" chemotherapy, there is an improvement in survival of 34%!
Source: Emmanuel Ducreuzet - Destination Santé
(Article in french only)
The cancer girl cured by the HIV Virus!
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 - 0 Comments
Seven-year-old makes extraordinary recovery after U.S. doctors re-wire her immune system to destroy leukaemia cells:
Emily had been fighting leukaemia for two years but relapsed this spring
Her parents put her forward for a clinical trial as it was 'the only option left'
'We had 48 hours to ...
Osteoarthritis: can a cell therapy cure it?
Saturday, October 13, 2012 - 0 Comments
Within 5 to 10 years, we could finally be able to propose a treatment for osteoarthritis which affects 10% of French people. A European project, conducted by Montpellier University of Medicine, has just begun a clinical study, with the idea of using stem cell of the fat of the patient to repair ...
Alzheimer: A drug could repair damaged brain
Thursday, October 11, 2012 - 0 Comments
Dihexa. This is the name of a molecule which could be used someday to treat Alzheimer’s disease. Its originality: It repairs the connections between destroyed neurons by the neuro- degenerative diseases. It just restored the memory in dementia rats. But there are still many obstacles to overcome ...
Marseille discovery on the multiple sclerosis
Friday, July 20, 2012 - 0 Comments
Marseille researchers have highlighted, for the first time, the existence of an accumulation of sodium in the brains of people with multiple sclerosis.
This discovery helps to understand the more or less rapid progression of this disease which is the first cause of severe non-traumatic acquired disability ...