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Naturopathy helps with venous disorders
Naturopathy helps with venous disorders

Medicinal plants help with heavy legs and vein disorders In modern venous therapy, natural healing methods play an important role. So-called phytotherapy, a treatment with exclusively plant substances, is primarily used. For venous disorders, experts recommend horse chestnut and red vine leaf extracts.

Doctors don't speak to mothers enough
Doctors don't speak to mothers enough

Communication deficits after birth - Midwives and doctors talk too little with mothers The communication between doctors and midwives with mothers after childbirth shows considerable deficits, according to the results of a survey published yesterday by the Bertelsmann Foundation and the Barmer GEK. The mothers interviewed were generally satisfied with the care, but many criticized that the midwives and doctors had spoken to them too little after the birth.

Laboratory tests prove homeopathic potencies
Laboratory tests prove homeopathic potencies

Homeopathy research Laboratory tests prove the effectiveness of homeopathic potencies: "The more complex the organism, the clearer the reaction to homeopathic drugs" There is a fundamental contradiction between physics and homeopathy: If the highly diluted and shaken homeopathic medicines - the so-called potencies - work, today's physics is largely wrong.

Funeral service planned for Mechthild Bach
Funeral service planned for Mechthild Bach

Former supporters are planning a funeral service for the late cancer doctor Mechthild BachFormer patients and supporters are planning a funeral service for the deceased cancer doctor Mechthild Bach in Hanover-Langenhagen. The sudden death of cancer doctor Mechthild Bach shocked many former supporters and patients.

Fasting shrinks tumors in cancer
Fasting shrinks tumors in cancer

Study: Fasting shrinks tumors in cancer This was the result of a study that is now published in the journal Science Translational Medicine & 34; appeared. The international research team found this out in experiments with mice and also revealed that people tolerate chemotherapy much better if they fast before.

Measles also affects adults
Measles also affects adults

Every second measles patient is an adult, and not only children get measles, but adults too. This was the result of an evaluation by the German employee health insurance (DAK). Measles in adults is a serious illness that can take a severe course of the disease. In the DAK evaluation of the past two years, a total of 360 DAK insured people have contracted measles.

Euthanasia: Michael Caine persuaded doctor
Euthanasia: Michael Caine persuaded doctor

Euthanasia: Michael Caine persuaded doctor: The euthanasia discussion is reignited by the unexpected: The actor Michael Caine said in an interview that at the age of 22 he had supported euthanasia with his father Maurice Joseph Micklewhite, who had liver cancer.

Obesity: Students are getting leaner again
Obesity: Students are getting leaner again

According to a scientific study, schoolchildren are getting leaner again. Almost every day, parents and children read in the newspaper: Students in Germany are increasingly overweight or obese. It is true that the prevalence of overweight has increased rapidly in the past 20 years.

Blood donation: Bottlenecks in summer
Blood donation: Bottlenecks in summer

Blood donation marathon to remedy the situation, especially in the summer vacation period, there are bottlenecks in the supply of blood in the hospitals every year. The number of blood donations decreases significantly. The annual low is reached in summer. However, the consumption during surgeries and therapies does not adjust and remains high.

Prostate cancer is said to be partly hereditary
Prostate cancer is said to be partly hereditary

Prostate cancer is partly hereditary, according to a study by the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg. (April 26, 2010) Prostate cancer is partly hereditary, according to the results of a study by the German Cancer Research Center in Heidelberg. This means that people have a higher risk of getting sick if several relatives have already had prostate cancer.

Bahr wants to avoid measles vaccination
Bahr wants to avoid measles vaccination

In an interview with the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung (FAS), Federal Minister of Health against measles vaccination, Federal Health Minister mentioned a number of planned measures that should help to increase the vaccination rate for measles without introducing vaccination the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung (F.

Physiotherapy instead of osteoarthritis surgery
Physiotherapy instead of osteoarthritis surgery

Osteoarthritis does not necessarily require surgery; surgery is the last resort for osteoarthritis patients. Those affected should always try to get their complaints under control using other methods such as physical training and physiotherapy before agreeing to a surgical intervention, according to a recent announcement by the Federal Association of Independent Physiotherapists (IFK e.