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Starting signal for nationwide cancer registry
Starting signal for nationwide cancer registry

Implementation of comprehensive clinical cancer registries beginsThe introduction of comprehensive clinical cancer registries throughout Germany is intended to "improve the quality of cancer treatment in a targeted manner and enable quality comparisons between practitioners", reports the Federal Ministry of Health in a current press release on the occasion of the kick-off event on the implementation of the cancer screening and registration law ( KFRG) in Regensburg.

Gene therapy relieves Parkinson's symptoms
Gene therapy relieves Parkinson's symptoms

Researchers are testing gene therapy for the treatment of Parkinson's gene therapy offers promising new approaches to the treatment of Parkinson's. For decades, scientists around the world have been looking for ways to treat the previously incurable degenerative neurological disease. A British-French research team has now published a study in the specialist magazine "The Lancet", which concludes that so-called ProSavin gene therapy can at least significantly improve the motor skills of Parkinson's patients.

Over-the-counter medicines are by no means safe
Over-the-counter medicines are by no means safe

Over-the-counter medicines are by no means safe for health. According to a study by the “Institut für Demoskopie Allensbach”, two out of three of those surveyed obtain medicines without a prescription at their own expense in the pharmacy. Accordingly, no doctor is often the result of alleviating minor complaints.

Larger dimensions in cancer drug fraud?
Larger dimensions in cancer drug fraud?

Pharmacists: Larger Dimensions in Cancer Fraud? Is pharmacist fraud in Germany bigger than expected? According to the radio station NDR Info, the Mannheim public prosecutor's office is still investigating employees of a pharmaceutical manufacturer. Furthermore, the public prosecutor's office in Braunschweig is investigating a pharmacist who is said to have turned over 1.6 million euros.

Cardiac massage with
Cardiac massage with "Stayin’ Alive "helpful

Resuscitation: hits help to find the rhythm in the chest compressions Heart compressions can save lives in an emergency, but many first aiders are not sure which rhythm they should keep when pressing on the chest. Popular pieces of music such as “Stayin’ Alive ”from the Bee Gees can help here, explained Professor Dr.

Researchers cure HIV-infected mice
Researchers cure HIV-infected mice

Molecular biologists rid mice of deadly HI virusesMolecular biologists from the University Cancer Center (UCC) of the Medical Faculty of the TU Dresden have reached a medical milestone: they rid several infected laboratory mice of deadly HI viruses and thus ensured that the animals became healthy again.

Oberhof: Holistic healing practice Gabriele Heis
Oberhof: Holistic healing practice Gabriele Heis

Oberhof: Holistic healing practice Gabriele Heise Gräfenrodaer Straße 3698559 OberhofTel: 036842 20280Mail: [email protected] Description of the healing practice: & 34; Do something good for the body so that the soul feels like living in it! & 34; Colon hydro therapy, allergies and skin therapy treatments, wellness and healing massages are one of the essential components of my treatments.

Students diagnosed with rare diseases
Students diagnosed with rare diseases

Students diagnose rare diseases without specialist glasses at the “Frankfurt Reference Center for Rare Diseases & 34; (FRZSE) medical students are used as diagnostic detectives. The aspiring doctors do not think in pre-made patterns and do not look through the glasses.

Rationing medical rehabilitation
Rationing medical rehabilitation

Patient and consumer organizations, including the VdK social association, work together with the associations of rehabilitation facilities to draw attention to grievances by rationing services for medical rehabilitation.

Legionella in Seehalle: showers blocked
Legionella in Seehalle: showers blocked

Showers in the Seehalle in Pfuhl contaminated with Legionella Detection of Legionella in the Seehalle in Pfuhl (Neu-Ulm). According to a message from the city of Neu-Ulm, the showers in the Seehalle in the Pfuhl district were closed after an increased legionella concentration in the water was found during a routine examination on Tuesday.

Study: Vegetarians live longer
Study: Vegetarians live longer

Study: Vegetarians live longer than non-vegetarians "Vegetarian diets are associated with a lower death rate ...", a study by the Loma Linda University in California found among around 70,000 participants. It was published a few days ago in the medical journal JAMA and sheds a clear light on the advantages of vegetarian and vegan nutrition.

Homeopathy in the doctor's office
Homeopathy in the doctor's office

Homeopathy in the doctor's office - An introductory event at the German Homeopathy Congress 2012 in Freiburg Doctors who have not yet completed any further training in homeopathy but are interested in the subject can do so on May 17 in Freiburg as part of the Homeopathy Congress of the German Central Association homeopathic doctors (DZVhÄ) gain initial insights between 2:30 p.m. and 6 p.m.