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Hyalomma: tropical tick spreads

The tropical tick Hyalomma that can transmit, among other things, stain fever, is in Germany on the rise: This year were found in 50 copies, in 2018, there were a total of 35. Experts believe that the ticks have wintered in Germany. Now, there is a first typhus case of suspicion. At the end of […]

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The Symptoms of Alcohol Poisoning You Need to Know

Here's something you probably already know but bears repeating: Alcohol is a drug—and while it's available pretty much everywhere and can be totally fine in moderation, too much of it can cause some serious damage to your body. Case in point: alcohol poisoning. According to the most recent data, about six people die of alcohol […]

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Chocolate: dark chocolate lifts the mood

Chocolate makes you really happy? If you believe the results of a new study from Canada that might apply to this Thesis, at least for a certain variety. As researchers in the journal "Depression and Anxiety" reports, the consumption of dark chocolate a positive effect on the mood and can even alleviate depressive symptoms. The […]

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Food makes fat people happy

Normal weight people have a different taste perception when eating chocolate than obese people. This could explain why some people report more food than others, researchers from the University of Iowa in the United States. The attractiveness of a food decreases as more of it is eaten The first bite of chocolate is better than […]

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Every Sixth receives a stomach acid blocker

Doctors prescribe too often, stomach acid blockers. The analysis of the Barmer health insurance Fund for the MIRROR showed. The drugs inhibit the gastric acid distribution almost completely and are thus very effective against stomach ulcers and heartburn. With long term use, however, dangerous side effects such as bone fractures due to osteoporosis or a […]