Well-lit Christmas: why lots of light is so important in dark times

Well-lit Christmas time: why lots of lux is so important in dark times

It must have been dark in the field where the shepherds tended their sheep. Maybe they were warming themselves by a fire, but it didn’t burn far away. No wonder men were frightened when an angel suddenly appeared to them from the night sky, with “the splendor of the Lord” shining around them, as recorded … Read more

Well-lit Christmas time: why lots of lux is so important in dark times

Well-lit Christmas time: why lots of lux is so important in dark times

It must have been dark in the field where the shepherds tended their sheep. Maybe they were warming themselves by a fire, but it didn’t burn far away. No wonder men were frightened when an angel suddenly appeared to them from the night sky, with “the splendor of the Lord” shining around them, as recorded … Read more

Epidemic in Congo: WHO fears further spread of infectious disease Mpox

Epidemic in Congo: WHO fears further spread of infectious disease Mpox

The World Health Organization (WHO) warns of a further spread of the infectious disease Mpox beyond the borders of the Democratic Republic of Congo. “We are concerned about the existence of international transmission,” said WHO expert Rosamund Lewis. In the Congo A “rapid” increase in the number of cases has already been observed: authorities have … Read more

Mental Health: Work Happier and More Effectively with Less Social Media

Mental Health: Work Happier and More Effectively with Less Social Media

Just half an hour a day has an effect: anyone Use of social media reduced from this periodEast happier and more engaged in work. This shows a Investigation into a mental health research and treatment center the Ruhr University in Bochum and the German Center for Mental Health, which the university reported Friday. An article … Read more

Mental Health: Work Happier and More Effectively with Less Social Media

Mental Health: Work Happier and More Effectively with Less Social Media

Just half an hour a day has an effect: anyone Use of social media reduced from this periodEast happier and more engaged in work. This shows a Investigation into a mental health research and treatment center the Ruhr University in Bochum and the German Center for Mental Health, which the university reported Friday. An article … Read more

Long flu: According to a study, the flu can also have serious long-term consequences

Long flu: According to a study, the flu can also have serious long-term consequences

Not only corona infections, but also influenza, can have serious long-term consequences in hospitalized patients. This is what emerges from a study carried out by American researchers led by the American doctor and clinical epidemiologist Ziyad Al-Aly in the specialized journal Lancet infectious diseases have published. Thus, the risk of certain serious health problems increases … Read more

Treating Long Covid: “I developed my own rehabilitation plan”

Treating Long Covid: “I developed my own rehabilitation plan”

Medication: none. Competent doctors: hard to find. This is why many Long Covid patients organize their therapy themselves and tell us here what helped them. speaker Listen to the article Many people with Long Covid have no choice but to take their recovery into their own hands. © ZEIT ONLINE; Image material: J_art/​Getty Images They … Read more

Federal Ministry of Health: Bundestag votes in favor of introduction of electronic patient records

Federal Ministry of Health: Bundestag votes in favor of introduction of electronic patient records

The use of electronic patient records (ePA) is widespread. THE Bundestag approved a corresponding bill from Federal Health Minister Karl Lauterbach (SPD). The file should be accessible to all legally insured people from 2025. It already exists, but has so far only been used with the express consent of the people concerned. In the future, … Read more

Family allowances in the event of illness: Karl Lauterbach urges that children be reported sick by telephone

Family allowances in the event of illness: Karl Lauterbach urges that children be reported sick by telephone

In the future, parents should also be able to request leave by telephone to care for their sick children. In a letter to the board of directors of the National Association of Compulsory Health Insurance Physicians and the umbrella association of statutory health insurance funds, Federal Health Minister Karl Lauterbach requests a corresponding amendment rules … Read more

Nausea during pregnancy: Goodbye to pregnancy aches?

Nausea during pregnancy: Goodbye to pregnancy aches?

Many pregnant women know: shortly after the second line of the test appears, typical symptoms appear: painful pulling in the chest and groin, headache or nausea. Some women vomit every day for the first few weeks, while others feel sick every time they have low blood sugar. Up to 80 percent of all pregnant women … Read more