New study: Freezing ovarian tissue is safe

Freezing Sperm and Ovarian Tissue Improved treatment options and earlier diagnoses have significantly increased the chances of cancer treatment over the past few decades. However, the treatment of cancer is often associated with infertility....

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Allergy: waiting for the pollen explosion

09.04.2013 While most Germans are increasingly bothered by the recurrent cold spells, the relatively cool weather also has a positive effect for pollen allergy sufferers: the expected explosion of pollen has initially shifted. According ...

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Moderate sport for heart patients

More about: Practice for Naturopathy Practice for Naturopathy Ambulatory for Naturopathy Cardiac patients should be aware of modest sports for the prevention of new heart complaints Numerous studi...

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Basic claim: Are prisons in Germany worthy of human dignity?

Federal Constitutional Court speaks inmate legal aid to Karlsruhe( jur).If prisoners in a community cell have only four square meters of space, they must be granted legal aid for a liability and compensation claim. Because so far it is uncl...

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Increased pension when caring for relatives

nursing increases pension entitlement 07.11.2014 Caring for relatives is often an enormous challenge, which takes a lot of time and often makes it impossible for nurses to work normally. Those affected have to reduce their weekly ...

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Avoid back pain through PC work

03.05.2012 Back pain, tension, headaches and circulatory disorders - everyday suffering of many "desk abusers." Tips for back-friendly PC work: Small behavior changes often already have great effect. If the posture is not right, t...

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Easter eggs: increasingly rare to detect salmonella on eggs

Raw eggs are less likely to be contaminated with dangerous salmonella Few eggs are eaten in many German households a few days before Easter. However, some families do without it, sometimes because of the fear of harmful germs. The state exa...

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Cholesterol and pollutants: At Easter, three eggs are okay

Eggs are among the most nutrient-rich foods Whether it's supposedly unhealthy cholesterol, too many calories or salmonella contamination, many people still eat very little eggs for fear of harming their health. Experts point out again and ag...

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Majority of EU citizens die from cancer

"The aim of this study was to identify the number of people in Europe who are struggling with cancer and chronic diseases", not least to assess the impact of demographic change and regional disparities, reports the research team headed by Radboud...

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Supplementary contribution: Health insurance change rewarding

More about: Supplementary contribution: Social compensation an air number Additional contribution to Barmer Krankenkasse? The KKH alliance wants to abolish additional contribution 20 million insured ...

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German latches record-breaking in operating

Minister of Health sees false incentives for operations 12.04.2013 In Germany too much and too fast surgery. This is what the health insurance funds accuse German clinics. After the top association of the statutory health insurance( GKV...

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US trend: breast enlargement for three weeks

New York doctor develops bizarre beauty trend 18.11.2014 The latest US trend from the area of ​​beauty surgery allows women to have bigger breasts for 24 hours. As the New York beauty surgeon Norman Rowe told the "ABC News", the m...

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Risk study: More premature births and fraccing risk pregnancies

Fracking increases the risk of premature birth and complications in pregnancy fracking has been used in the US for years and long remained critical voices unheard. However, since the documentary "Gasland" took up the subject five years ago ...

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Legionella in NRW: origin found

Legionella in NRW: origin found Legionella in NRW: origin may 09/27/2014 After it was announced in recent days found that there had been in North Rhine-Westphalia Jülich to numerous Legionella disease, has now possibly found th...

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Number of donor organs removed increased slightly

Slight increase in the number of donor organs removed Nationwide, more than 10,000 Schwerkanke patients are waiting for a donor organ. Many of them have little chance of receiving a life-saving organ. Although a majority of Germans would be...

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Heart rhythm disorders such as heart stumbling: How are they becoming life-threatening?

In her current guide to heart arrhythmia, the German Heart Foundation provides detailed information on the different forms of rhythm disorders, available treatment options and ways of prevention. What is the most effective treatment for cardiac a...

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Measles vaccine: AOK boss appeals to parents

measles vaccine: AOK boss appeals to parents 24.02.2015 Berlin is currently hit by a bad measles outbreak. A first death has already been reported. AOK boss Jürgen Graalmann has now called on parents to have their children vaccinat...

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Reduce risks: Cannabis should be smoked exclusively without tobacco

Scientists at the acclaimed King's College London and UCL found in an investigation that cannabis use is far less harmful when used without tobacco. The physicians published the results of the study in the journal "Lancet Psychiatry". Many ...

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