Dr. Wolfgang Harth in the studio
Breast cancer is one of the leading causes of death in women, but few people realize men are also at risk. A lack of awareness and screening programs compounds the problem for male breast cancer patients.
The number of cancer cases will rise by half by 2030, the World Health Organization (WHO) has warned. Developing countries are set to bear the brunt of the increase, with governments urged to take preventative action.
It's not just at New Year's that many young people drink themselves silly - plenty lose control at other times of the year, too. Pediatricians say it's a dangerous trend and have called for an alcohol advertising ban.
Thousands of Afghans travel to India each month in search of medical treatment. Poor healthcare and mistaken treatment in Afghanistan are causing this number to grow. Hospitals have adjusted to accomodate the influx.
© 2014 Deutsche Welle | Legal notice | Contact