Did an Aurich kidney doctor prescribe unnecessary dialysis? Patients had complained to their health insurance about the treatment of a kidney doctor from Aurich. Then the public prosecutor's office targeted the doctor. He is said to have prescribed dialysis therapy in numerous patient cases, although this was completely unnecessary from a medical point of view.
Health risk of high blood pressure - one in four Germans is affected and one in four Germans has high blood pressure (hypertension). On the occasion of today's World Hypertension Day, the German Hypertension League has pointed out that at least 20 million people in Germany suffer from high blood pressure.
One soft drink a day increases the risk of prostate cancer by 40 percent A new study by Swedish researchers showed that just drinking a glass of cola or shower a day increases the risk of prostate cancer by 40 percent. However, lemonades are not the only problem. Breakfast cereals containing sugar can also increase the risk of cancer in men.
DAK-Gesundheit warns against careless handling of so-called childhood illnesses, vaccination or non-vaccination? Parents in Germany have a choice when it comes to preventing so-called childhood diseases. The result: measles outbreaks, as recently in Berlin, endanger children and adults. Health Minister Daniel Bahr has therefore brought up an obligation to vaccinate children.
No strict eating rules for pregnant women, do pregnant women have to follow strict eating rules? The gynecologist Prof. Rather is more important to eat regularly and healthy. Karin Prall is 5 months pregnant. From her friend, who is also pregnant, she heard that the daily meals had to be taken at fixed times.
Pregnancies are contagious to female colleagues, according to the results of a study by the scientists led by Prof. Henriette Engelhardt-Wölfler, head of the State Institute for Family Research at the University of Bamberg. The study analyzed data from more than 42,000 women from just under 7,600 companies.