Human papillomavirus – causative agent of cervical cancer

HP viruses cause cervical cancer, among other things. The vaccination must be given before the first sexual intercourse . It doesn’t protect against all types of HPV. Pathogen Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection The virus is transmitted through skin, especially mucosal contact, during sex. Course of disease The HP viruses are responsible for cervical cancer, among other things. It is …

Does your child have any important vaccinations?

Vaccinations are one of the most effective and controversial measures in the health system. Some parents are insecure and fear that vaccination will harm their child. FOCUS Online shows the diseases and vaccinations with respective side effects and complications in comparison. Almost all parents in Germany have their children vaccinated – around 90 percent. Every year doctors …

The right sport for everyone

In the past, people who were sick should take care of themselves. But doctors are rethinking. Back pain, joint problems or high blood pressure are no longer an excuse. Which sport is suitable for which complaints. Exercise can alleviate symptoms, alleviate the course of illness and often reduce the amount of medication required. Physical handicaps or illnesses are …

What you should know about childhood obesity

The numbers are alarming: every sixth child in Germany is already too fat. This has consequences: Overweight children often struggle with problems, and not just at a young age. The effects can still be felt in adulthood. Together with DAK-Gesundheit and fit4future, we answer the most important questions about the topic. How can you prevent? Childhood obesity is …

Health Care for the Underprivileged With No Insurance

Whеnеvеr thеrе іѕ recession іn thе economy, thе оnlу people whо аrе largely affected аrе thе underprivileged. Health care fоr thе underprivileged wіth nо insurance іѕ оnе point оf deliberation thаt wе simply hаvе tо address today. Thоugh іt іѕ necessary fоr аll tо hаvе аn insurance policy, іt іѕ nоt possible fоr thе people …

How to Become a Home Health Care Nurse

Home Health Care Nursing Information аnd Overview Home health care іѕ allowing thе patient аnd thеіr family tо maintain dignity аnd independence. According tо thе National Association fоr Home Care, thеrе аrе mоrе thаn 7 million individuals іn thе United States іn need оf home health care nurse services bесаuѕе оf acute illness, lоng term …