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Disorder of the internal clock causes diabetes
Disorder of the internal clock causes diabetes

Diabetes research: If the biological clock of the pancreas is no longer intact, diabetes is triggered. (20.06.2010) The internal biological clock of the pancreas is fundamental for the production of the hormone insulin. If this is disturbed, diabetes is triggered.

No cough syrup when driving
No cough syrup when driving

Flu codeine, such as cough syrup, can make you tired. Cough syrup and other medicines for flu can limit the ability of drivers to react, as they cause tiredness after a while. As the Automobile Club Kraftfahrer-Schutz (KS) advises, drivers should not drive a car after taking the medication.

Teacher sued Bayer for Duogynon
Teacher sued Bayer for Duogynon

Teacher sues Bayer for hormone preparation Duogynon. (06.06.2010) The pharmaceutical company Bayer is threatened with possible damages claims for the hormone preparation & 34; Duogynon & 34 ;. A teacher sued the pharmaceutical company & 34; Bayer & 34;, according to media reports, the company may also face further lawsuits.

Frequent colds increase the risk of diabetes
Frequent colds increase the risk of diabetes

Danger for children of diabetes sufferers Frequent colds in the first months of life of genetically predisposed children seem to increase the risk of developing type 1 diabetes later. The infections therefore make them more susceptible to the later appearance of so-called autoantibodies that characterize the development of the disease.

Genetic testing is said to help sick newborns
Genetic testing is said to help sick newborns

Genetic testing to help sick babies Thousands of terminally ill children are born in the United States each year. The National Health Institute is now supporting projects to assess the opportunities and risks of gene sequencing in newborns. Genetic testing could help some sick children. Dangerously low blood sugar levels According to various press reports, Kira Walker was just three weeks old when her mother discovered that something was wrong with her baby because it was always hungry.

Burnout referred to as neurasthenia 100 years ago
Burnout referred to as neurasthenia 100 years ago

Burnout already existed 100 years ago. In connection with burnout, there is always talk of a so-called fashion diagnosis. But the phenomenon is not that modern. Hundreds of years ago, working people in particular suffered from severe stress that annoyed them. At that time the clinical picture was called neurasthenia.

Abdominal tube Therapy for diabetes
Abdominal tube Therapy for diabetes

Implanted intestinal barrier as a new treatment method for type 2 diabetesA new treatment method for overweight type 2 diabetics is offered at the Leipzig University Hospital, which in the best case can completely replace the use of medication for diabetes therapy. The head of Interdisciplinary Central Endoscopy at the Clinic for Gastroenterology and Rheumatology, Dr.

Baby Infected With HIV Cured?
Baby Infected With HIV Cured?

German AIDS experts doubt that HIV-infected child will be healed, according to US medical experts, that a baby infected with HIV has been cured. This became known on Monday when the case of the now two and a half year old Mississippi girl was presented at the CROI (Congress on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections) in Atlanta.

Death drug crystal meth increasingly popular
Death drug crystal meth increasingly popular

Crystal meth is developing into an "everyday drug" 11.03.2014The dangerous drug "crystal meth" is on the rise: the white, crystalline and highly effective stimulant, which was formerly known primarily as a party drug, appears to be becoming increasingly common in everyday life Performance increase to be consumed.

Shortage of doctors expected in Germany from 2025
Shortage of doctors expected in Germany from 2025

Germany will have to prepare for a shortage of doctors from 2025 onwards. The shortage of doctors that is frequently announced in the media will be a long time coming. This was the result of an investigation by the Institute of German Economy (IW) in Cologne. Accordingly, Germany is currently one of the top groups in international comparison in medical care: For 1.

80 percent of the students suffer from headaches
80 percent of the students suffer from headaches

80 percent of the students suffer from headaches. The pupils have less and less unplanned time, the addiction to painkillers increases.Our society demands more and more performance from young people in particular and this is clearly noticeable in the health of children. A bleak picture emerges from a survey among high school students.

Stem cell therapy for spinal cord injury
Stem cell therapy for spinal cord injury

First stem cell therapy tested against spinal cord injury. Stem cells as the basis of tomorrow's medicine. Scientists have been wondering for a long time that the use of stem cells could offer completely new therapeutic options for numerous existing diseases such as diabetes, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's or cardiovascular diseases.