Health

Always angry? Maybe you have toxoplasmosis

If you meet a traffic hooligan on the street who is pushing, scolding or even showing the middle finger – then he could be suffering from toxoplasmosis. The infection can actually cause outbursts of anger. Fortunately, not everyone infected develops aggression, otherwise there would be many more rowdies on the streets. The pathogen Toxoplasma gondii attacks the …

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In currywurst and coleslaw: How to spot hidden sugar traps

“Without sugar” is considered healthy. But “without sugar” doesn’t taste good. So the food industry brings sweetness into its products in many forms. Nobody has to remember the complicated names to identify hidden sugars. “Öko-Test” reveals how it is easier. Ever since sugar fell into disrepute as a health hazard, the food industry has had a problem. Because the nutrient …

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9 cancer risks that hardly anyone knows – and that can be avoided

Smoking, junk food, obesity – most people are familiar with these risk factors for developing cancer. But there are also sources of danger that you would never think of in life. It’s worth avoiding them in the future. It can be the cream you put on your face every morning, the beloved hamburger or a habit at …

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Stomach cancer emerges years beforehand – these symptoms must be taken seriously

Stomach cancer is not as common as colon or breast cancer, but the prognosis is less favorable. FOCUS Online explains the reasons why early detection is therefore particularly important, the current therapies and what belongs to prevention. Stomach cancer is not uncommon, with around 15,000 new cases per year on the list of carcinomas. 9,300 men and …

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The unknown colon cancer: how to prevent tumors in the small intestine

When it comes to colon cancer, most people think of colon cancer. What is less well known is that the small intestine can also develop malignant tumors. What you should know about it, about symptoms, treatment and the combination of colon and small bowel cancer. Small bowel cancer accounts for up to five percent of all bowel …

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Biliary cancer often causes no symptoms – and is therefore usually recognized too late

Gallbladder cancer in particular only leads to symptoms at an advanced stage. Why this is so, what role gallstones play – and why the prognosis has so far often been unfavorable. Biliary cancer, with around 5500 new cases per year, is one of the rare forms of cancer, but it is particularly risky. According to popular opinion, …

Lifestyle Style

Lifestyles – Creating Your Best Fit

Wе аll want аn incredible life аnd a large раrt оf thаt іѕ identifying аnd creating a lifestyle thаt suits uѕ – finding оur “best fit”. Whеn embarking оn thіѕ quest, wе start оut gung hо, excited аbоut thе possibilities fоr whаt wе want оur lives tо look аnd feel like. Wе create a plan …

Care & Cure

Five Reasons to Choose Home Health Care

It саn bе difficult tо choose whаt kind оf treatment tо receive following injury оr surgery. Hеrе аrе fіvе reasons whу home health care іѕ a good choice. -Eаѕе Thе government’s medicare.gov website provides information оn hоw tо fіnd in-home treatment options, beginning wіth a checklist оf whісh questions tо ask potential service providers. Thеrе …