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Health Policy: The Role of the EU

Health Policy: The Role of the EU

Germany is responsible for the design of its health system. Which topics are still controlled by the European Union

Focus: Taxing tampons less?

Focus: Taxing tampons less?

Debate about justice - firewood and dog food are available with reduced VAT. For pads and tampons, on the other hand, it is 19 percent.

Pharmacy Strengthening Act: Only the first milestone

Pharmacy Strengthening Act: Only the first milestone

Here you will find our current reports from research, health policy and medicine

Pharmacy emergency service is of great importance

Pharmacy emergency service is of great importance

A current survey by Wort & Bild Verlag on the occasion of the Pharmacy Day shows how Germans use the services of those close to their home

AvP bankruptcy affects thousands of pharmacies

AvP bankruptcy affects thousands of pharmacies

Around the 3,500 pharmacies that did business with the insolvent prescription calculator AvP have to be prepared for financial losses. There

Doctors' professional code is to be adapted to the judgment on euthanasia

Doctors' professional code is to be adapted to the judgment on euthanasia

Now that the Federal Constitutional Court has allowed organized euthanasia in Germany, doctors should also be enabled to do so. A claim

Germany's largest health study

Germany's largest health study

Research: Why Some People Get Sick and Others Don't? Answers should be provided by the Nako (National Cohort), a long-term population study,

On our own behalf: Criticism of the cooperation between Google and the Ministry of Health

On our own behalf: Criticism of the cooperation between Google and the Ministry of Health

The portal "heil.bund.de "will now appear in the search results for 160 diseases at the top of the search engine hit list. German

Every third blood poisoning is fatal

Every third blood poisoning is fatal

In Germany, more people die of blood poisoning than in other industrialized countries, said the federal government. The left criticizes

Organ donation: "Make up your mind!"

Organ donation: "Make up your mind!"

Professor Matthias Anthuber from the Augsburg University Hospital sees it as a civic duty to decide for or against organ donation

New: Sick leave by video

New: Sick leave by video

Until now, anyone who is ill and needs a certificate of incapacity for work has not been able to avoid a personal visit to the doctor. That is changing now. What

Petition for a ban on the dispatch of prescription drugs

Petition for a ban on the dispatch of prescription drugs

Pharmacy student Benedikt Bühler is fighting with a collection of signatures for the ban on shipping prescription drugs. The action is on

Study: "New seriousness" shapes youth

Study: "New seriousness" shapes youth

What makes Germany’s youth tick? Every four years, the Sinus Study gives an insight into thoughts, feelings and desires. This time it's particularly interesting

Why there is so little organ donation

Why there is so little organ donation

Too many chances of organ donation are wasted in Germany. One reason: the bad organization in the clinics. Now reform is supposed to do that

Anyone who does not object is considered an organ donor

Anyone who does not object is considered an organ donor

Everyone in Germany should be a possible organ donor in the future. Unless he disagreed. That sees a bill one