Corona: A family member is most likely to be infected – health

Most often, people contract the coronavirus from a family member, as a meta-study shows. Most of the infections with the coronavirus happen in your own household. But here, too, there is a trend in cases that shows that the transmission mostly originates from a family member. The US Federal Agency for Health Issues was able […]

EU: continued critical stance towards China

According to a new study by the Central European Institute for Asian Studies at the University of Olomouc (Olomouc), it will take more than the investment agreement recently negotiated with China to reduce Europeans’ distrust of the People’s Republic. The views of China from a total of 20,000 respondents in 13 European countries were mostly […]

Le Havre bouquets fishermen called to testify for a scientific study

Posted 12/9/2020 at 4:50 am Maritime. The Aquacaux association, located in Octeville-sur-Mer, is looking for testimonials from Norman fishermen, professionals or amateurs. Norman shrimp, a resource to be preserved. (Aquacaux illustration photo) The bouquet is caught on all the rocky coasts of Normandy. On the way to becoming an emblem for the region, it is […]

High blood pressure and corona: surprising drug helps

Updated: 01/02/2021 – 17:40 First indications of helping medication High blood pressure and Covid-19: That’s why the courses are more difficult Foto: Getty Images/Visoot Uthairam People who suffer from high blood pressure are four times more likely to have severe disease. Researchers now explain why – and name an apparently helpful, well-known drug. Various previous illnesses […]

This disease makes Corona very dangerous for you – health

High blood pressure increases the risk of death with a coronavirus infection, as German researchers have determined. In Austria, every fourth man and more than every fifth woman suffers from high blood pressure. As a study from Germany shows, high blood pressure seems to be one of the risk factors for a severe corona course. […]

Hope against Corona? New antibody drug being tested

The drug AZD7442 consists of two different antibodies that were raised in the laboratory. It was jointly developed by drug maker Astrazeneca and the University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH). This particular combination of antibodies could make people infected with the coronavirus directly exposed to protect you from developing the disease Covid-19. The […]

Which regions come out of the crisis best

Bleak prospects? The coronavirus is also casting its shadow on economic growth. (Photo: Smetek) The letter V shows the optimists in the corona crisis. V is for Victory. And at the same time, the V describes the best possible economic development in the pandemic: The sharp economic slump in the second quarter of 2020 will […]

Use the rule of five to minimize the risk of illness

Colon cancer is one of the most common types of cancer worldwide. But it can be prevented. With these five measures you can minimize your risk of illness. Colon cancer is the third most common tumor disease in men and the second most common in women in Germany. The likelihood of getting it depends on […]