Tag Archives: Trigger

Too much Tin in sick Bodies

Physicians in the US criticize the excessive use of implantable defibrillators in cardiac patients. Those expensive machines would be implanted too often in patients not having been examined for them. The result: Hardly any medical benefit and poor cost effectiveness. more...

Article by Philipp Graetzel

Tracking in genetic Material

New methods of DNA analysis might soon increase the hit rate in microbiology labs considerably. Because pyro-sequencing machines even detect unknown pathogens within the shortest time. Time that might be crucial in saving a patient. more...

Article by Erich Lederer

Alzheimer Test: Tell-tale Proteins

Berlin researchers want to improve the diagnosis of Alzheimer. The plan: To attest the disease earlier and more precisely by blood test. Two small protein fragments play an important role. more...

Article by Thorsten Braun

Tiger in Chianti-Country

More and more animal- and plant species are populating Europe - quite often bringing diseases yet unknown in this region. While more and more endangered species are dying out on other continents, a tiny "predator" recently infected 160 people in Northern Italy with more...

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Vicious Circle in the Brain

In the course of a malignant tumor ailment 25 percent of the patients develop a depression. Several studies proved this. Now it turns out that the psychological pressure of the disease is not the actual trigger. It's the neurotransmitters that are out of balance. more...

Article by Monika Lerch

Psycho, Fake or what?

Some of the pain syndromes out there are accepted by society, others are not. For example patients with fibromyalgia, modern medicine with its apparatuses has wiped out the stigma of being a fake. But still they are looked at as "Psychos". Also because the physicians more...

Article by Philipp Graetzel
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