Dementia: These 12 factors prevent you from being forgotten

Dhe risk of dementia in every individual lies in large part in their genes. Yet fate is not predetermined: the brain can be protected. Brain cells, for example, are very sensitive to circulatory disorders. If blood vessels in the brain are narrowed or blocked, certain brain cells are no longer adequately supplied with oxygen and … Read more

Corona virus: This protection is built up by the immune system

WORLD: They made a very astonishing discovery in the laboratory back in April: 40 percent of the test persons they had tested who had never come into contact with the corona virus had cells in their blood that the virus was able to fight off. What exactly does that mean? Leif Sander: The finding astonished … Read more

Covid-19: Why Corona Rapid Tests Don’t Work

EFamily celebrations again, visits to the parents – antibody tests at home promise quick certainty whether you have already contracted Covid-19 and are immune to the virus. Such proof would be the first step towards a new normal. WORLD: Many people remember a strangely long cold that they went through earlier this year. It could … Read more

Covid-19: Why Corona Rapid Tests Don’t Work

EFamily celebrations again, visits to the parents – antibody tests at home promise quick certainty whether you have already contracted Covid-19 and are immune to the virus. Such proof would be the first step towards a new normal. WORLD: Many people remember a strangely long cold that they went through earlier this year. It could … Read more

Antibody tests: “At the moment the tests are not really meaningful”

EFamily celebrations again, visits to the parents – antibody tests at home promise quick certainty whether you have already contracted Covid-19 and are immune to the virus. Such proof would be the first step towards a new normal. WORLD: Many people remember a strangely long cold that they went through earlier this year. It could … Read more

Antibody tests: “At the moment the tests are not really meaningful”

EFamily celebrations again, visits to the parents – antibody tests at home promise quick certainty whether you have already contracted Covid-19 and are immune to the virus. Such proof would be the first step towards a new normal. WORLD: Many people remember a strangely long cold that they went through earlier this year. It could … Read more

Covid-19: Can the viruses be spread indirectly via the air?

BIslang was warned a lot about sneezing and coughing, including wet pronunciation. But can viruses actually be transmitted indirectly, i.e. only via the air? The question of possible routes of transmission of a virus is extremely relevant for epidemiologists. It is necessary to clarify them in order to make reliable forecasts of the number of … Read more

Covid-19: Can the viruses be spread indirectly via the air?

Harvey Fineberg is a respectable man. The American doctor held key positions at Harvard University and was president of the Institute of Medicine, now known as the National Academy of Medicine. Fineberg specializes in health issues and advises the U.S. government on the Standing Committee on Emerging Infectious Diseases when it comes to making public … Read more