GEMA fee in practice on the test bench

The Federal Court of Justice has ruled that GEMA can not claim fees if a dentist plays music in his practice. It is not a "public play". Gema fee in practices on the test. Image: photophonie - fotolia The Federal Supreme Court has joine...

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Bacterial research: Antibiotics damage the intestinal flora and trigger serious infections

antibiotics damage the intestinal flora and facilitate the proliferation of negative bacteria The human intestinal flora is very important for our digestive process. Intestinal bacteria, for example, can produce energy and absorb fatty acid...

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Baby Health: Pillows prevent head deformation

Supine position of the baby may cause deformation of the skull and spine 20.03.2014 Parents usually place their babies in a supine position in the cot. Many doctors recommend this position as it reduces the risk of sudden infant d...

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AOK study: hundreds of thousands of PKV clients in need

AOK study shows hundreds of thousands of private patients in need 12.09.2013 Hundreds of thousands live in Germany in so-called precarious conditions. A study by the AOK came to this conclusion, as many people now have to raise up...

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Autumn is the cold in the office

Autumn is the cold in the office, so you stay healthy. 06.10.2014 Cold and flu: Autumn is the time of year when office workers are particularly affected by infectious diseases such as colds or flu, because the pathogens in the offi...

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Health authority: warning of health hazards due to fox tapeworm

Small intestinal parasite detected in two foxes in Harburg and Bergedorf Beware of the fox tapeworm in Greater Hamburg! The Hamburg Institute for Hygiene and the Environment has found in routine investigations of two foxes from the district...

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Government wants to strengthen the rights of PKV insured persons

The rights of private insurers are to be strengthened 02.02.2012 As the Federal Ministry of Justice has pointed out, the rights of private insured persons( PKV) are to be strengthened in the future. Accordingly, a claim for informa...

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People for ticks make a wrong decision

The smell may be important for ticks Ticks normally respond to three different stimuli in a host animal: heat, movement and chemotactic factors, which primarily include fragrances, explains Christine Klaus from the Friedrich Loeffler Instit...

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Kill mold spores with alcohol

02/03/2015 Mold is a problem in many homes, with the rarer airing over the winter months threatening to increase the spread of fungal spores."Molds are produced in the home wherever it is damp, especially in bathrooms or in corner rooms ...

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Natural substances destroy tumor cells: wasp venom can cure cancer soon

Brazilian wasp gives hope for novel cancer drugs Wasps are usually rather unpopular and often cause anxiety through their painful pricks. But a certain species from the southeast of Brazil could now ensure that the yellow-black insects are ...

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Cancer Studies: Oxygen Deficiency Causes Cancer Tumors to Metastasize

In the event of an oxygen deficiency, cancers are more likely to spread Scientists at the Ludwig Maximillian University( LMU) in Munich have been able to decipher the mechanism that causes tumors at low oxygen concentrations to scatter into...

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Neurodermatitis: No long showers

Showers: Care tips for neurodermatitis 25.02.2014 Those who suffer from neurodermatitis should be careful and gentle, especially with regard to personal care. As Deutsche Haut- und Allergiehilfe eV in Bonn, in its current brochure...

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Stroke: Short-term emergency treatment in case of cerebral infarction

The popular singer Roger Cicero died according to various media reports at the age of 45 unexpectedly from the consequences of a brain infarction. This is a form of stroke that disturbs the oxygenation of the brain. Above all, rapid treatment is ...

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Weiss &gapless: Veneers produces dream teeth?

Ideal dentition should be white and gapless teeth should be as white as snow and string together seamlessly. For many people, this wishful thinking unfortunately does not coincide with reality. For example, the teeth are discolored by tea or...

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Overweight pregnant women: fat mothers harm their child

Metabolic Programming: Incorrect diet can harm unborn babies Expectant mothers should pay particular attention to what is on the diet during pregnancy. They can significantly influence the health of their offspring with their diet. If pregn...

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Aggressive Cancer: Malignant Adrenal Tumors

Research: New Findings on Malignant Adrenal Tumors 21.04.2014 Although adrenal cancers are relatively rare in Germany, they are often unfavorable. European researchers have now been able to gain new insights into the malignant a...

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Fly larva removed from the eye of a child with basil

Doctors lure three centimeters larva out of the eye of a boy with the help of basil From the eye of a Peruvian boy, a fly larva about three centimeters long was removed. With basil leaves, the doctors lured the larva out of the eye of the 1...

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Continuous increase in fatal overdoses in opioid analgesics

Many People Use Opioid Painkillers Months After Surgery Some diseases are treated with opiods. The powerful painkiller is also used after surgery to guarantee the patient pain relief. Researchers now found that a significant number of patie...

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