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Health: Bayer wins lawsuit: EPA must review glyphosate – News

Bayer’s Roundup weedkiller is highly controversial. Photo: Haven Daley/AP/dpa Because of the weed killer glyphosate, Bayer has a large legal construction site in the US. There were two important court decisions on Friday. One relates to Bayer, and the other to the US Environmental Protection Agency. San Francisco/Jackson County – The US Environmental Protection Agency …

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Health: Norway: Retouched ads must be flagged – Panorama

“Retouched person” and “advertisement” are in the notice of the Norwegian consumer protection authority – influencers and other advertisers must now explicitly indicate whether the appearance of people in advertisements has been changed. Photo: -/Directorate for Consumer Supervision/dpa “Perfect” skin, wasp waist, bright white smile: What we see every day on the Internet often does …

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Health: heat-sick – especially high risk for city dwellers – knowledge

Summer is just around the corner: for some people, high temperatures can be particularly stressful. Photo: Sebastian Gollnow/dpa Temperatures in most regions already exceeded 30 degrees in mid-June. For some groups, the heat can be particularly stressful. In the capital, on the other hand, there should now be a plan. Berlin – If the apartment …

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Health: Plant poisoning: This should be considered – knowledge

Can you eat this berry? There is a risk of confusion when you choose them yourself. Photo: imago/Westend61/Daniel Ingold A recent study shows that plants continue to play a major role in poison control calls. But the danger is often less than expected. Instead, there are many misconceptions circulating among the German population. British writer …

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Pandemic: Expert report is the next stage in the corona-politics dispute

Federal Minister of Health Karl Lauterbach (SPD) at a press conference in Berlin. Photo: Jörg Carstensen/dpa How should Germany prepare for a possible bigger corona wave after the summer? The FDP especially wanted to wait for an expert opinion. It’s coming now – but does it provide the desired answers? Berlin – The battle for …

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Health: Fight against the pandemic: G20 agreed on a permanent fund – Politics

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO). Photo: Salvatore Di Nolfi/KEYSTONE/dpa Corona was not the last pandemic – experts from all over the world agree on that. In order to better prevent future mass diseases, a permanent fund is now being established. Yogyakarta – The G20 countries have agreed to establish …

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Health: Alcohol consumption among young people at low levels – Knowledge

Alcohol consumption has declined among adolescents and young adults. Photo: Silas Stein/dpa Fewer and fewer young people regularly drink alcohol. Smoking is also increasingly out of fashion. Cologne – Regular consumption of alcohol among young people has fallen to the lowest level since they were recorded. According to a study by the Federal Center for …

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Further development of the supply structure / KNAPPSCHAFT is presented at the Capital Congress of Medicine and Health

Bochum/Berlin (ots) – With the health networks prosper/proGesund, which are unique in Germany, KNAPPSCHAFT is a pioneer in integrated care. General practitioners and specialists, hospitals and rehabilitation facilities work hand in hand with KNAPPSCHAFT in eight regions for integrated total care. KNAPPSCHAFT is using this year’s Capital Congress on Medicine and Healthcare, the leading congress …

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Health: Nearly 5,000 cases of monkeypox reported worldwide – Knowledge

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is the director-general of the WHO. Photo: Salvatore Di Nolfi/KEYSTONE/dpa The number of cases of monkeypox is increasing worldwide. Europe is the hardest hit. The World Health Organization is concerned. Experts in Geneva advise whether to sound the alarm. Geneva/Copenhagen – Nearly 5,000 monkeypox infections in humans have been reported worldwide this …

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Health: Health insurance now pays for trisomy tests for pregnant women – news

The General Association of the Disabled in Germany (ABiD) is now warning of a “large selection”. Social worker Dennis Riehle recently said he thinks it is “incompatible with the applicable Social Security laws for health insurance to fund trisomy 21 blood tests in the future.” The push increases the incentive to make genetic diagnostics standard—a …

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