“Understanding the effect of confinement on living conditions”

Articulate health data and social conditions: since the start of the Covid-19 epidemic in France, no study had been launched to jointly assess the two aspects of the epidemic, and even less on the scale of the whole population. Co-led by sociologist Nathalie Bajos, director of research at Inserm, and Josiane Warszawski, epidemiologist at Inserm, […]

Does France practice nearly 300,000 tests per week, as Olivier Véran claims?

Hello While the government has set itself the objective of carrying out 700,000 weekly tests as of May 11, you are asking us about the number of tests currently carried out in France, and the statements made by the Minister of Health, who mentioned, Thursday on LCI, 280,000 screenings last week. On the only public […]

Is it true that nicotine users contract Covid-19 less?

Hello, Many case studies demonstrate this unequivocally: smokers who contract Covid-19 have a greatly increased risk of developing severe forms of the disease. In this work, we find that the proportion of smokers is two to four times higher in severely ill patients than in those with a moderate form of the disease. On the […]