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Cannabis consumers need more anesthetic

How much alcohol do you drink? Do You Smoke? You consume more drugs? When Doctors ask such questions, it can be patients uncomfortable. Nevertheless, you should sugarcoat anything, and not necessarily honest answers. Because drug use can affect the required dosage of anaesthetic agents considerably. Anyone who smokes regularly, Cannabis has a much higher need […]

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North Rhine-Westphalia wants to check the measles vaccination

According to Brandenburg, North Rhine-Westphalia is endeavouring to find a vaccination against measles for children in kindergartens. “I am in favour of a General vaccination – this also applies to kindergartens,” said the North Rhine-Westphalian children’s and family Minister, Joachim Stamp (FDP) of the “Rheinische Post” of Saturday. North Rhine-Westphalia will examine how a vaccination […]

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Drug therapy in Parkinson’s disease

Walk, talk, write, grab, eat, or laugh – all of this requires the ability to can in a targeted and controlled move. For people who suffer from Parkinson’s disease, such things are not a matter of course. What are the therapy options available to you, what can expect the patient from the medication, and where […]

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Driving bans did not bring relief

The applicable pollutant limits are too strict, and thus the court covered contractually imposed driving bans? Chancellor Angela Merkel had asked researchers at the National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina, to examine these issues independently and educate. In the published opinion States: driving bans are not suitable to reduce the pollutant load in the air in […]

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What are the effects of 20 minutes in the Green

The rustle of leaves, the budding Green, and the scent of fir needles In the spring it attracts many people in the forest. A short walk there, Stress can reduce significantly, as a study by the US-American University of Michigan shows. Thus, 20 minutes are sufficient in the countryside, in order to reduce the Level […]

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Unhealthy food every year for 11 million Deaths

Every fifth case of death in the world goes to the account of unhealthy foods. A total of eleven million people died in the year 2017, the consequences of a poor diet, such as US researchers report in the journal The Lancet. Too little fruit and vegetables, whole grains and legumes, meat, sweetened drinks and […]

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A bald gene finding

Hairlessness in dogs can be the result of deliberate breeding or, in certain breeds, a defect. A recent study completed at the University of Helsinki describes a gene variant in the SGK3 gene, which causes hairlessness in Scottish Deerhounds. The gene defect results in puppies born with thin fur that lose all of their hair […]