Corona crisis sheds new light on gender roles The coronavirus pandemic and measures to curb infections with the new SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus affect everyone, but often men and women to very different extents. Often there is a relapse into old gender roles and while a man works in the home office, a woman has to take on a large part of the childcare and cope with the household on her own.
Histamine intolerance signs, causes and treatment If you suffer from a histamine allergy, a balanced diet can become a challenge. Because any food that contains histamine as an ingredient - including numerous fruits and vegetables - cause extreme physical defense reactions in those affected.
Bacteria in the gut affect cancer immunotherapy It appears that the response to cancer immunotherapy depends on bacteria that come from the gut and migrate to the tumor. An improved understanding of cancer immunotherapy could save many lives, as a recent study shows.
Anal cancer: Relatively high chance of survival with good treatment The actress Marcia Cross, known from the series Desperate Housewives, has announced via her Instagram account that she suffered from anal cancer. After chemotherapy, however, she is now completely recovered. Proctologist Prof. Proctologe explains what the rare disease is all about, how it is treated and what consequential complications the actress may have.
Brittle nails occur very often and lead to a reduction in well-being and quality of life in many people. Attacked fingernails or toenails are often not only a cosmetic problem, because in addition to external causes such as harmful substances in the nail polish remover, diseases, hormone changes, medication or an iron deficiency can also be the reasons for the structural damage.
What is the name Morinda officinalis? The Morinda officinalis plant is still relatively unknown in Germany. However, this could change soon, because it seems to have great health potential: the medicinal plant is said to work against Alzheimer's and depression, inflammation, impotence, rheumatic diseases and many other complaints.