During the Russian war on Ukraine, Europe must manage an influx of refugees. German physicians and psychotherapists assure colleagues and the people of Ukraine of their solidarity.
Humanitarian aid is urgently needed as providing sustenance for the people is already in jeopardy. Non-profit organizations are making sure that donations in kind and in cash will reach their destination.
With his NGO "Positive Exposure", renowned photographer Rick Guidotti wants to overcome the stigmatisation of people with genetic, physical or mental diversity by showing them in a new light.
Clarifying symptoms and a diagnosis for rare diseases takes a lot of time. This is often not rewarded in our economic thinking about medicine. Dr. Dorit Fabricius explains if it is time for new paradigms on the issue.
Researchers have developed an app that photographs suspicious skin changes and sends them to hospital-based dermatologists for image analysis
In the United States and Canada, these three digits are used for all types of emergency services. It may sound like a simple and effective system, but it may not always be so.
911 (nine-one-one) may be the best-known telephone number in the world. In the USA and Canada, these three digits are used to access emergency services of all kinds.
Cytochrome P450 proteins influence drugs degradation in the body, but are also triggers of drug interactions. What influence do polymorphisms have on drug effects?
When Atum spread his divine seed over the lands of Egypt, could he have guessed that from the 18th century onwards masturbation would agitate the medical world so much?
Cancer mortality numbers increased during the COVID-19 pandemic, due to insufficient doctor–patient communication.
Doping and sports: the topic is always relevant when major international competitions, like the Olympic Games, are taking place.
An ongoing European study aims to assess the knowledge and perceptions of health professionals regarding medical cannabis.
"No one has impacted the very nature of medical marketing more than the multi-talented Dr. Arthur Sackler," says the Medical Advertising Hall of Fame about the man whose family name is now synonymous with the opioid epidemic.
Particle therapy fights with a prescribed high load and extreme precision against radioresistant tumors, while preserving healthy tissue.
2031. Catherine suffers from a chronic illness. From diagnosis to psychological support, from therapeutic guidance to taking medication, her care journey is shaped by digital interventions and artificial intelligence.
When a physician introduces themselves to another as a patient, should they disclose their profession to a colleague? Are there subjective preferences, specific reasons, or an ethical duty to do so?
APAAACI´s recent white paper showed that various air pollutants threaten human respiratory and cardiovascular health
The APAAACI Task Force on COVID-19 recognized most common atopic conditions and skin allergies among healthcare workers during the coronavirus pandemic.
Young physicians in Brazil and Ireland are struggling with anxiety disorder even months after working in clinical practice during the pandemic.
During pregnancy, women are not only at high risk for severe progression of the disease, they also face an increased risk of premature births and stillbirths. Unvaccinated expectant mothers are hospitalized significantly more often.