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Eva Lather talks about Parkinson's. Photo: Werner Volkmar                      BRAUNFELS – When Parkinson is recognized in a timely manner, he reads the course of the disease milder, but does not heal. "The shaking paralysis" of around 400,000 people is suffering, beginning to be startling. "The soft neurologist Eva Maria Lather, chief physician of the Neulogical BDH Clinic Braunfels in the …

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New virus detection – General understanding of pathogens revolutionized

Viruses found in pork feces raise many questions A new virus species has now been identified in Japan that can redefine our complete understanding of viruses, their spread and distribution. Recently conducted by Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology (TUAT) has discovered that a new virus species can revolutionize our understanding of the spread and spread of viruses. The results …

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New blood tests should clearly detect disease earlier

One of the worst disorders that humans can experience in the run of the alternatives: Alzheimer's . The disease is noticeable with memory loss, dizzying thinking and an ever-worsening orientation. Researchers have now developed a method to recognize Alzheimer's early. Alzheimer's is not curable – but with newer method of diagnosing faster Unfortunately, the disease is, to date, not curable, …

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Gout: Who meets the disease and why

G is not primarily a disease of the elderly, about seven percent of all over the age of 65 suffer. But even among the younger doctors are observing an increase in cases. The culprit is excessive consumption of meat and alcohol, especially beer. Another risk factor is overweight. However, the penchant for delicious meals and moist, happy binges is just …

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What lies behind the hype about green juice? • HealthNews

For a long time you have come across the internet to the new "green health trend": a glass of pure celery juice in the morning. The beverage should stimulate metabolism, cleanse and help with weight loss, and alleviate health problems. But is the new "Superfood" really such a miracle cure? Narrow and symptom-free with bush vegetables? The American writer Anthony …

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Blood pressure lowering with dangerous side effects – Here suicide danger increases

Medication against hypertension is one of the most widely prescribed drugs in Germany. Now, a team of scientists at the University of Toronto has found that many Sartans – so-called angiotensin receptor blockers – end up with a significantly increased suicide risk. The researchers advise patients with severe mental illnesses to relieve caution on other blood pressure medications. In the …

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Artificial pancreas improves blood sugar control in type 1 diabetes

Insulin pumps of the size carry a streaky wooden case in between many people with type 1 diabetes in the body. / romaset, stock.adobe.com Charlottesville – A Hybrid Artificial Pancreas That Automatically Adjusts the Basal Insulin Dose to the Continuously Determined Blood Sugar, in a Randomized Study in the New England Journal of Medicine (2019; 10.1056 / NEJMoa1907863) over 6 …

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Impaired survival in Hodgkin's lymphoma due to vitamin D deficiency

Vitamin D metabolism plays an important role in the immune system in our body. Because Hodgkin's lymphoma develops in interaction with the immune system and studies of other lymphatic diseases have already shown evidence, researchers from the University of Cologne and Medical Medical have now investigated the relationship between vitamin D and Hodgkin's lymphoma in a new study. Vitamin deficiency …

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Is Krebs ever blessed?

Never mind, learned from James Bond in the 1980s. Nevertheless, we have here a definite "No", which is valid at least in a foreseeable time horizon. It is true that cancer therapy has made great strides in the last few decades and especially in the last few years. So it can be said today that more than half of all …

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