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Especially in winter: mold in the home can endanger health

Especially in winter: mold in the home can endanger health

Health hazard: remove mold quickly in the apartment, especially in the damp and cold winter months, there is a high risk that mold will form in the apartment. This can trigger a number of symptoms and illnesses. Children and people with weakened immune systems are particularly at risk.

Unnecessary tonsil and appendectomy operations apparently depend on the place of treatment

Unnecessary tonsil and appendectomy operations apparently depend on the place of treatment

Children are operated on significantly more frequently in some regions In some regions of Germany, children have their tonsils or appendix removed much more often than elsewhere, which is not solely due to medical necessity, reports the AOK based on a current evaluation by the AOK Scientific Institute (WIdO) .

Water & unsweetened tea instead of lemonade or beer

Water & unsweetened tea instead of lemonade or beer

Consumer initiative recommends water and unsweetened teas A significant proportion of the daily calorie intake for many people takes place through drinks. According to the consumer, initiative in the sense of a calorie-conscious diet should form water and unsweetened teas as the main component of the fluid intake.

Acne in old age: why purulent pimples should not be expressed

Acne in old age: why purulent pimples should not be expressed

Acne in Adults - When Is Puberty Over Pimples and blackheads are a normal side effect of teenagers during puberty. Many adults also suffer from acne. Women are particularly affected. Such skin problems can be caused by stress or poor nutrition, among other things. In severe cases, a doctor should be asked for advice, otherwise home remedies can also help with acne.

Examination: Radon helps against rheumatoid arthriris

Examination: Radon helps against rheumatoid arthriris

New study confirms cure success in 90 percent of patients Around 800,000 people suffer from it - among them women three times as often as men. Typical symptoms include swollen joints that are stiff and warm, especially in the morning, and cause excruciating pain.

Low-calorie winter dishes instead of heavy meals

Low-calorie winter dishes instead of heavy meals

Low-calorie winter dishes instead of heavy food In winter, many people in Germany have heavy food on their menus. On the one hand, some think that they can tolerate more calories anyway in frost and cold, and on the other hand, there are numerous delicacies, especially during the Christmas season, that allow you to gain weight quickly.