Sunday, 5 Apr 2020

Personal Health

Bone fracture can affect the health in the long term

In the case of older people can impact the localization of a bone fracture significantly on the long-term health, as Australian researchers reported at the annual meeting of the Endocrine Society. Fractures that are closer to the body center, are significantly worse coped. The researchers used a Danish database and compared 300,000 patients aged 50 […]

Human proximity or Virus protection? Live and work in a nursing home in times of Corona

The Federal government decides to always more far-reaching measures to stop the spread of the Coronavirus curb. Already now the effects of the crisis are felt everywhere, even in the retirement home Haus St. Martinus in North Rhine-Westphalia, Grevenbroich. As in almost all the facilities nationwide, the visiting hours are limited here, too, rigorous. For […]

Sugar tax in Portugal shows effect

Portugal compared to other European countries, high Rates of Overweight and obesity in children. The introduction of a tax on sugary drinks three years ago, has not only led to less soft drinks bought, also the composition of products has changed. Although the proportion of overweight and obese children in Portugal in the last years […]

Desire to have children is contagious

Hardly a colleague is pregnant, the following the next: Often one has the feeling that pregnancies are contagious. A new study by the University of Bamberg shows, that in this impression are actually something to it. It is more likely to have a child, if a brother, sister or a colleague, get also of. The […]

Almost a third of the German liver suffers from fat without knowing it

Tired, flabby, and the gut is not doing so correctly? There can be many causes to the liver, most people do not think in the first place. She suffers silently and does not make late complaints, if she’s okay. It meets in the body important functions: it stores, for example, nutrients and filtering toxins from […]

The first Corona-dead in France, the Virus jumps to Africa

For the first time to the Coronavirus diseased person in Europe died. The Chinese Tourist had died in a Paris clinic of the disease, said the French health Minister Agnès Buzyn on Saturday. In the case of the man it was a 80-Year-old from the hard-hit Central China’s Hubei province, in which Wuhan is located. […]