With a tractor-trailer on the highway: truck driver dies at the wheel - possibly a heart attack Recently, an accident was reported in which a driver caused an accident after a heart attack at the wheel. At the weekend, a truck driver was found dead in his vehicle. The cause of death was possibly a heart attack.
Scientifically proven power of self-healing Apparent medication without active ingredients can relieve pain and support healing processes if patients do not know that they have been given placebo. Why this works has so far remained largely unclear. A German-American team of researchers has now carried out a study to investigate which physical mechanisms are responsible for the pain-relieving effects of the dummy medicines.
How does the use of stand-up desks affect health? Researchers have now found that the introduction of so-called stand-up desks is an inexpensive way for employers to improve the health of their employees University found in their current study that stand-sit desks in companies can lead to improved employee health.
Resist temptations: saying no can help you lose weight Many people who want to reduce their weight are often only partially successful because they too often cannot resist delicious temptations. A study has now shown what can help in such cases: If you are tormented by the desire for delicacies, you should simply say “No” out loud.
Rare Disease: Adolescents sometimes sleep for a week without waking up A young woman from the UK sometimes sleeps for several days after a wet night Deep sleep can last up to a week. The 18-year-old suffers from the so-called “Sleeping Beauty Syndrome”, a disease that has not yet been cured.
Is it possible to eat without gaining weight? Especially nowadays most people try to lose weight and avoid being overweight. Of course, there are a number of diets and forms of diet change that promise weight loss. Are there other ways to maintain a healthy body weight?
Lung cancer is on the rise among women Researchers have now found that deaths in women with lung cancer will increase by half before 2030. Among other things, this is due to the behavior of tobacco companies, because their advertising is often targeted precisely at women.The UIC Barcelona researchers found in their current study that deaths from lung cancer among women will increase dramatically by 2030.
Why does physical activity protect mental health? Researchers have now found that exercising regularly three to five times a week can help improve mental health. However, too much exercise can be harmful, and the scientists at internationally recognized Yale University found in their current study that regular exercise can improve mental health.
Will an obesity injection be available soon? Yale University scientists in America tried to breed obese mice for clinical testing. The attempt failed. Instead, the researchers found something that is much more interesting: they created a mouse that can eat fat without gaining body weight.
Fainting should never be taken lightly, even if a brief loss of consciousness can be harmless, it can also be a symptom of life-threatening illnesses. If there are known or unknown heart diseases, the risk of sudden cardiac death is significantly increased.
Can we get a new lung from the laboratory in the future? In many countries around the world, patients are waiting for a lung transplant and there are simply no donor lungs to meet this need. In the future, patients could get their new lungs from the lab, and scientists from the University of Texas Medical Branch and the internationally recognized Harvard University have now developed biotechnological lungs that could be used as an organ for lung transplantation.
Naturally fresh breath thanks to the traditional medicinal plant ginger-ginger is healthy. It is not for nothing that ginger was awarded the medicinal plant of 2018. Numerous studies prove the diverse medical fields of application. The medicinal plant relieves nausea, works against colds, prevents a feeling of fullness and has pain-relieving effects.
Why the summer heat is so troublesome for MS sufferers The sweaty heat wave causes enormous health problems for many people. People with multiple sclerosis are particularly affected. Experts explain why this is and what can be done about it.Contaminable Central Nervous System DiseaseMultiple sclerosis (MS) is the most common inflammatory central nervous system disease.
Brain Injuries: Headballs Hurt Women More Than Men According to a new study, soccer headballs are significantly more dangerous for women than for men. The areas of damaged brain tissue are therefore five times more extensive for female athletes than for male athletes.https: // www.
Effective depression therapy for at home As a recent study reports, internet-based psychological therapy measures are a useful concept for the treatment of depression. The format is suitable even for those who show severe symptoms. According to the study authors, there is no patient group that cannot benefit from internet treatment.
How does consuming high-fiber food work? Researchers have now found that eating high-fiber food reduces stress in the body. Consumption also prevents food and bacteria from the intestine from getting into the blood.The University College Cork scientists found in their current study that eating high-fiber food reduces stress in the body.
Diet after exercise: Instead of protein bars, prefer to make snacks yourself. If the training was hard, many resort to so-called protein bars. They taste sweet and are supposed to provide the necessary proteins when building muscle. But diet experts warn: these bars are unnecessary and help little. It is better to ensure the protein supply through a natural diet.
Don't rinse out the watermelon kernels, but eat them, too. To get fit through the heat wave, you should drink a lot. The consumption of watermelons also ensures proper hydration. It is better not to remove the cores.
From power bars to protein shake: Many people rely on fitness food; more and more people buy sports food. In 2017, 108 million packs went over the counter, an increase of 18 percent compared to the previous year. This was shown by the current fitness study by Nielsen.
Indication of meningococcal infection: child died in North Rhine-Westphalia in Emmerich, North Rhine-Westphalia, on Monday, a small child died after an infectious disease. According to the authorities, the pathogen has not yet been clearly diagnosed, but it was probably a meningococcal infection.
Important factor in the development of obesity-associated inflammation discovered A few months ago, a study was published that showed that people with a significantly higher proportion of brown fat do not become overweight despite a higher food intake. As a team of researchers has now found, this fat also plays an essential role in the development of obesity-associated inflammation.