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Fire in Schwerin clinic
Fire in Schwerin clinic

Fire broke out in Schwerin clinic. Clinical staff were able to extinguish the fire independently. An incident occurred at the Helios Clinic in Schwerin on Saturday. According to the authorities, a fire broke out in the hospital. The hospital has now confirmed that neither patients nor staff have been harmed.

Always higher additional contributions?
Always higher additional contributions?

The additional contributions from the statutory health insurance funds should increase. (07/27/2010) According to the will of the Federal Government, the upper limit of the additional contributions is to be removed in the course of the health care reform. From the coming year 2011, the health insurance companies should be able to set the upper limit for additional contributions independently.

Black and yellow wants to attract high earners to the private health insurance
Black and yellow wants to attract high earners to the private health insurance

Black and yellow is canceling additional offers from the statutory health insurance companies - private health insurance companies should obviously benefit. (18.08.2010) The dismantling of the statutory health insurance companies by the black and yellow government coalition is continuing. Most of the offers that have so far been used to attract particularly high-earning members should be prohibited by statutory health insurance companies in the future.

Genetic test for resistant tuberculosis bacteria
Genetic test for resistant tuberculosis bacteria

Tuberculosis: Improved genetic test to improve monitoring Tuberculosis is still one of the most dangerous diseases worldwide. Every year, millions of people contract the bacterial infectious disease, many do not survive. Using the genetic material of the bacteria causing tuberculosis, researchers want to better monitor outbreaks in future and identify antibiotic-resistant tuberculosis bacteria.

1.5 million people dependent on medication
1.5 million people dependent on medication

Associations warn of drug abuse and drug interactions The drug addiction in Germany is still largely ignored by health circles, politics and authorities. According to the “Yearbook Addiction 2011”, around 1.5 million people are dependent on medicines.

Sleeping sickness due to swine flu vaccination
Sleeping sickness due to swine flu vaccination

Study: Mixture of swine flu vaccine and drug enhancer increases the risk of sleeping sickness Almost four years ago, the so-called swine flu broke out. Many children and adolescents were injected with the Pandemrix vaccine. Since then, the incidence of sleeping sickness (narcolepsy) has risen sharply.

Parents: Diseases do not hide from children
Parents: Diseases do not hide from children

Parents should not hide their own diseases from the children (25.08.2010) The Federal Association of Pediatricians (BVKJ) knows that it is better for children if diseases in the family are dealt with openly. & 34; Children quickly notice that something is wrong. Knowing what the cause is is helping them more than a suspicion of uncertainty & 34 ;, says BVKJ board member Hans-Jürgen Nentwich.

Film tip: Our daily bread
Film tip: Our daily bread

Heilpraxisnet.de- film tip: “Our daily bread” As part of the 3sat theme day “Pure taste matter”, the documentary film “Our daily bread” by the busy Austrian Nikolaus Geyrhalter (& 34; The year after Dayton & 34 ;, “Washed up” , "Allentsteig"), which he shot between October 2003 and October 2005 in several European countries such as Croatia, Poland, Norway and others.

Traditional medicine for burnout
Traditional medicine for burnout

Chinese medicine shows success in stress-related illnesses A look at the current stress report shows that workers are under great psychological pressure. But that's not all: According to health insurance companies, sick days due to burnout syndromes increased 18-fold within eight years.

Many insured dissatisfied with the private health insurance
Many insured dissatisfied with the private health insurance

Many members of the private health insurance company regret the change of insurance. But the judgment of the insured is obviously different here than that of politics.

Folic acid deficiency bad for reproduction
Folic acid deficiency bad for reproduction

The fathers should also eat well11.12.2013The majority of people in industrialized countries have a folic acid deficiency without even knowing it. Folic acid is also occasionally referred to as vitamin B9 or vitamin B11. Undersupply can sometimes become a problem if there is a desire to have children.

Researchers recommend cannabis for cancer
Researchers recommend cannabis for cancer

Researchers recommend cannabis for cancer Scientists from the University of Alberta in Canada recommend the active ingredient tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) contained in cannabis for the supportive treatment of cancer patients. In many cases, cancer and therapy lead to a lack of classifying appetite.