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Quickly recognize the creeping symptoms and call a doctor immediately

Heart attack symptoms may be gradual or abrupt Heart attack symptoms may be gradual or abrupt; in both cases it is a medical emergency. However, patients with symptoms that occur slowly take much longer to call the ambulance. According to health experts, about 300,000 people in Germany suffer a heart attack each year. Although many people suffer from an infarction …

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Can you recognize dementia in the pupil? New Study

Up to 1.2 million people in Germany live with Alzheimer's. The disease is sometimes the most formidable form of dementia. Recognition of Alzheimer's is particularly important: Do you recognize the disease in the pups? The brain is already long before the first symptoms change and damaged. It is therefore very important to recognize a risk of being at risk in …

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Janssen in Infectiology: Further engages in antibiotic resistance

Neuss (ots) – Janssen, the pharmaceutical company of the international healthcare company Johnson & Johnson, has the largest pipeline in the field of microorganisms, for example bacteria, triggered diseases. For nearly 20 years, companies have been investigating infectious disease regimes. More drugs from our research are on the WHO list of unproven drugs. Janssen's current therapy offers include therapies against …

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There were many cancer therapies that were not accepted

The effect of cancer drugs is far from being properly understood New cancer therapies often fail when tested in clinical studies. Research has revealed why many cancer drugs do not actually work, were actually taken at that development. , if they really should. The results of the study are published in the English-language journal Science Translational Medicine. angenommen. (Image: crevis …

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Stress, anxiety and depression strain the heart

Methods for mental pressure Stress is commonplace in today's everyday life. Several studies have already shown that stress can lead to mental health problems and promote cardiovascular disease. People suffering from anxiety or depression are also more prone to stress. For stressed people, it is therefore especially important to find a way to manage the pressure. Too often, stress is …

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Drugs repair brain damage – but only in the female brain

The diabetes drug metformin stimulates neural stem cells and thus relieves the effects of stroke in mice Toronto, Canada – The drug metformin is often used in diabetes. In addition, several, largely unexplored, positive effects are known. It can also activate neural stem cells in the brain. In animal experiments, this can partially repair damage after a stroke. Canadian researchers …

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Professional associations warn against uncritical contact with …

Dietary supplements can be useful for people in need of nutritional deficiencies, such as certain diseases, food intolerances or a one-sided diet. / inventory AdobeStock.com Wiesbaden Germans spend more and more money on supplements. The trend is in marked contrast to current scientific findings. Highly ranked published studies suggest: Dietary supplements are not useful for primary prevention, ie maintaining and …

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Heart attack: do not ignore creeping symptoms

Pain or chest pain is a warning sign of a heart attack, whether sudden or gradual. © dragana991 / iStockphoto Do. September 12, 2019 The warning signs of a heart attack may occur gradually or suddenly, but both situations are a medical emergency. Pain or chest discomfort – whether acute and severe or mild and slow – should be taken …

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Why it only works in women

University of Toronto researchers in Canada looked at the most unexplained, positive effects of the drug metformin. It became known for its blood sugar lowering effect, which helps patients suffering from type 2 diabetes to cope tremendously with the disease. Furthermore, the drug should now also help damage the brain after a stroke – but only in women. Neural stem …

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