Gudula Steiner-Junker believes in the healing power of humor. In addition to offering special workshops on laughter, she also pays regular visits to patients at Mainz’s university hospital to help brighten up their day.
Dr. Sabine Beck is a family medicine specialist at the Charité University Hospital Berlin. She talks to us how to alleviate the symptoms of influenza to prevent complication.
Three neuroscientists received the Nobel Prize for medicine: the British scientist John O'Keefe and the Norwegian husband-and-wife team May-Britt Moser and Edvard Moser. Here's a chronical summary of the day.
As global efforts to prevent biodiversity depletion focus more on fauna than flora, experts call for guidelines to protect against the threatened loss of life-saving plants.
Should assisted suicide be legal? Opinion is split, and the German parliament is debating this for the first time. Saying "yes" to assisted suicide would send a disastrous signal, says DW's Fabian Schmidt.
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