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    In this video, different doctors explain a new project which studies the causes of obesity and diabetes. Its aim is to investigate the relationship between genes and our environment. The study involves a community in southern Asia which shows high levels of obesity, right from pregnancy. 

In this game we invite you to give your patients in a hospital the right treatment so that they can be released. You'll find out more about the diseases they're suffering from (AIDS, type 1 diabetes and breast cancer) and how the different treatments work. 


Content providers
  • Judith Ginesta, 

    MD at CAP Manresa

  • Josep Coll, 

    MD at IrsiCaixa, Hospital de Can Ruti

  • Ignacio Aguilar, 

    ginecologist, Hospital Vall d'Hebron

  • Estrella Baringo, 

    MD, Universidad de Granada

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