Imagine that after years of painstaking research, scientists announced the development of a breakthrough treatment that costs pennies a pill, saves lives, and could reduce healthcare spending by nearly $700 billion in the coming years.
A patent was recently registered in Vienna for a new vaccine that could eradicate the common cold, amongst other related conditions including lung conditions like Asthma.
People with severe health issues should be able to claim sex with prostitutes as a medical expense, according to the German Green party. Patients would need doctor’s approval before filling a sex prescription.
The new law will allow doctors to conduct more expansive clinical research on patients suffering from dementia. Lauded by medical experts, the ruling has attracted criticism from care groups and religious institutions.
At the University Hospital of Giessen and Marburg 6,000 patients are waiting for a diagnosis of their rare conditions. A Zurich-developed artificial intelligence system it’s now using can diagnose baffling cases in days.
A unique German initiative is offering therapy to paedophiles to control their urges, with the aim of getting them help before they offend.
Women who regularly use deodorants containing aluminium salts could risk developing breast cancer, a new Swiss study warns.
The German government has warned that in some circumstances a vegan diet can be harmful to a person’s health, as the non-meat, non-dairy lifestyle experiences a boom in Berlin.
Three researchers whose work with cell proteins has implications for Alzheimer’s disease, cancer and other degenerative illnesses will share one of the largest awards in medicine and science in the U.S., officials at a New York hospital said Wednesday.
German scientists have discovered a new class of antibiotics that could aid in treatment of superbug infections such as the MRSA strain.