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Puberty: tips for children and parents
Puberty: tips for children and parents

Puberty is a difficult phase of life for adolescents and parents When adolescents reach puberty, in most cases this means a very impetuous phase with many new feelings, worries and conflicts. For parents, too, the phase of "umbilicalizing" their children is often not easy and requires a lot of effort and conflict management.

Many children need speech therapy
Many children need speech therapy

Every fourth six-year-old is in speech therapy treatment. Language development in children from the age of 3 to the second birthday means that a child speaks an average of 100 words. Two years later, the vocabulary rose to 2,000 words. By the fourth birthday, some children are already building multi-chain main and secondary clauses.

DGB: Relief for health insurance companies at Hartz IV
DGB: Relief for health insurance companies at Hartz IV

The German trade union federation DGB demands relief of the health insurance companies at Hartz IV. On the current considerations in the coalition for the assumption of costs for the health insurance of Hartz IV recipients DGB board member Annelie Buntenbach said on Thursday in Berlin: "The contributions for the health insurance of Hartz IV recipients in the amount of 126 euros are arbitrary and clearly too low, because they do not cover the average per capita expenditure of statutory health insurance or the basic rate in private health insurance (PKV).

Naturopathic practice Rainer Saebel
Naturopathic practice Rainer Saebel

Naturheilpraxis Rainer Saebel Clausthal-ZellerfeldI treat mainly with drainage therapy, orthomolecular therapy, microbiological therapy, manual therapy, TCM, medicinal plants, and neural therapy in Hunecke. The focus is on pain therapy, chronic diseases in general, skin diseases, as well as allergies and food intolerances.

12 health insurance companies want to pay a premium
12 health insurance companies want to pay a premium

Health insurers want to pay out premiums This year, the twelve statutory health insurers are paying a premium to the insured. In the current year, a total of twelve statutory health insurers want to pay out a premium to the insured. "However, certain conditions have to be met for the payment," explains insurance expert Jens Liebermann.

Antiretroviral drugs for HIV therapy
Antiretroviral drugs for HIV therapy

HIV risk in Africa: antiretroviral drugs help with HIV therapy In recent years, the number of new HIV infections and the number of people who have died from AIDS has decreased continuously. The program launched by the UN against AIDS (Unaids), however, warns in its recently published report not to become too careless in dealing with the risk of contracting HIV.

Influenza season: does the flu vaccination make sense?
Influenza season: does the flu vaccination make sense?

Influenza season: is a flu vaccination useful? At the moment, people are again calling to get vaccinated against flu. Now would be the right time for the vaccine to work before the next wave of flu starts. However, the Germans are vaccineers in this regard, and only around half can be vaccinated even in the risk groups.

Emergency tariffs only help the PKV
Emergency tariffs only help the PKV

Clientele policy in the sense of private health insurance: Left criticizes emergency tariff and draft law Is the Federal Ministry of Health not concerned with the help of debtors in private health insurance by creating an emergency tariff? The party's left-wing politician and health policy spokeswoman, Martina Bunge, claims: "This bill is not about the interests of the privately insured, but about the private insurers".

Increased blood pressure and chest pain: Call an emergency doctor
Increased blood pressure and chest pain: Call an emergency doctor

Suddenly high blood pressure and a feeling of pressure in your chest: Call an emergency doctor immediately.Patients with a heart condition should measure their blood pressure regularly. If, during the self-measurement, strongly increased values ​​are determined and cardiac patients also notice chest pain or a feeling of pressure on the chest, a heart attack could possibly be announced.

No cough syrup when driving
No cough syrup when driving

Flu codeine, such as cough syrup, can make you tired. Cough syrup and other medicines for flu can limit the ability of drivers to react, as they cause tiredness after a while. As the Automobile Club Kraftfahrer-Schutz (KS) advises, drivers should not drive a car after taking the medication.

COPD is the third leading cause of death
COPD is the third leading cause of death

Autumn issue of homeopathy magazine: COPD is the third leading cause of death in GermanyCOPD is the third leading cause of death in GermanyCOPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) begins with a simple cough that becomes more intense and persistent over time. For those affected, the day begins with an often excruciating coughing up of mucus.

Healthy and delicious: the asparagus season is approaching
Healthy and delicious: the asparagus season is approaching

Healthy and delicious: the asparagus harvest is just around the corner. The Association of South German Asparagus and Strawberry Growers (VSSE) said that the asparagus harvest from unheated cultivation would start rolling in late March. This means that the beneficial vegetables are ready two weeks earlier this year than in the past asparagus season.