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Lack of exercise: Negative effects after only two weeks

A new study shows that the impact of even short-time physical inactivity from the negative to the health. The good news is that these effects can apparently undo. Only two weeks, lack of exercise and prolonged Sitting had in normally active, healthy adults already have a negative impact on the health of your vascular function, […]

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Countries want to malformations in newborns queries

The länder want to ill ask houses to malformations of the newborn. Background an accumulation of Hand malformations in newborns in Gelsenkirchen. Since it is unclear whether there is a cause, or whether it is a random accumulation, the health ministries of the countries now, nationwide, more information about similar malformations must be obtained. Within […]

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Spahn wants homeopathy on a cash cost probing

Federal Minister of health, Jens Spahn (CDU) does not want to touch controversial assumption of Costs for homeopathic medicinal products by health insurance companies. He referred on Tuesday evening in Berlin, the “Berliner Salon” of the editorial network in Germany that the statutory funds in the case of Drug expenditure of around 40 billion euros […]

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An Alarming Number of Adults Aren't Aware HPV Can Cause Cancer

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection. According to the Center for Disease Control, 79 million Americans, most in their late teens and early 20s, are infected with HPV. Yet recently-published research out of the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston found that more than 70% of adults living in […]

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Vaginal fungus: intimate hygiene, do not overdo it

Itching, discharge, redness, dryness, swelling, and pain are unpleasant symptoms associated with a vaginal fungus infection. Some women are more prone to it than others. In the pharmacy there are over-the-counter means of an infection can be treated. Mushrooms belong to a healthy skin flora to. You device is out of balance and shifts the […]

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Many Germans are afraid of the hospital

Almost every third woman (32%) and every fourth man (25 percent), fear of a Forsa survey shows that in front of a stationary treatment in the clinic. The representative survey commissioned by the Kaufmännische Krankenkasse (KKH) also shows that 81 per cent of the Anxious fear of becoming infected with hospital germs. Every Second person […]

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Assisted reproduction technology leaves its mark on genes temporarily, study shows

Any effect that assisted reproduction technology has on babies’ genes is largely corrected by adulthood, new research led by the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute has found. Published in the latest edition of Nature Communications, the study found events that occur in early development, including ovarian stimulation, manipulation of the embryo and the extra hormones common […]

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This Life-Threatening Type of Psoriasis Causes Pus-Filled Bumps

Typically, psoriasis—a chronic, inflammatory skin condition—shows up as red patches that have a silver, scaly appearance. Pustular psoriasis is a little different, and can actually be quite serious.  Pustular psoriasis is characterized by white pustules (or blisters of pus) surrounded by red skin, according to the National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF). But—and this is important—pustular psoriasis is […]

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Medical Cannabis is pregnancy possible?

The Weed growing is mothers definitely discouraged. But what if a woman with a medically justified Cannabis medication is pregnant? The Pharmaceutical newspaper has asked the professional Association of women doctors. "Scientific studies on the use of medical Cannabis in pregnancy and the long-term effects of this treatment on the child exist nicht", the Association […]