Health and social care in Germany

Here is the Smart Pillow that fights insomnia

2017.02.10

Night time will no longer be a nightmare for insomnia sufferers. Soon to be launched is the first intelligent pillow created for those who have trouble falling asleep. Somnox, has the shape of a ...

Depression as hard on the heart as obesity

2017.01.18

Depression poses a risk for cardiovascular diseases in men that is just as great as that posed by high cholesterol levels and obesity. This is according to a report recently published in the 'Atherosclerosis' ...

New pavement traffic lights for pedestrians on the phone

2016.04.26

“Desperate times call for desperate measures” - this is what the mayor of the German town of Augsburg must have thought. The town has installed special traffic lights on the pavements to avoid accidents ...

Do you suffer from impostorism?

2015.09.15

Being brilliant and thinking that it’s just chance. Getting an advancement and thinking not to deserve it. These are just some of the symptoms of impostorism. This its name because those who suffer from ...

The dangerous power of marketing on children

2015.07.16

The favorite cartoon character or a multicolored drawing on food packaging are the main drivers in little consumers’ choices. It has been demonstrated by the University of Bonn in a study published in the ...