Dr. Wolfgang Harth in the studio
Extortion, insults, violence - a new report by Asia Catalyst exposes the level of discrimination and abuse transgender sex workers have to face in China. But the biggest challenge is their legal identity. DW examines.
Researchers have found that high levels of inactivity could be the culprit behind hundreds of thousands of deaths across Europe every year. The figures are double those caused by obesity, they say.
The pledge to stop smoking ranks among the top 10 New Year resolutions. An unusual tool for quitting is hypnotherapy. One ex-smoker who tried it suddenly lost his desire to light up, after only one session.
Young, jobless Tanzanians are increasingly drowning their frustrations in cheap fake liquor. With alcohol abuse a growing public health issue, the government has promised tighter regulation. It has yet to materialize.
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