According to a 2019 World Health Organization (WHO) report, four out of five young people attending school do not get enough exercise in everyday life. Overall, 81 percent of all people between the ages of 11 and 17 do not engage in adequate amounts of physical activity. A... [more]

How does an athlete's metabolism and physical performance react to deficient calorie intake and energetic stress? An international online seminar on Thursday, 29 October 2020, is set to address this very question. Prof. Dr. Karsten Köhler, Head of the Professorship of Exercise,... [more]

Health tourism redesigned with an innovative and cross-generational approach - this is the aim of the new project “Connect2Move: Hiking for the heart” by the Chair of Preventive Pediatrics headed by Prof. Dr. Renate Oberhoffer-Fritz. The study is being carried out internationally... [more]

Prof. Dr. Martin Halle, head of the Department for Prevention, Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine, has been appointed the new President of the “European Association of Preventive Cardiology” (EAPC), one of seven sections of the “European Society of Cardiology” (ESC), on 1... [more]

"Risikofaktoren und primäre Präventionsstrategien des Zervixkarzinoms" (Risk factors and primary prevention strategies of cervical carcinoma) - this is the title of an essay published in "Der Onkologe" (The Oncologist) by Sandra Weinmann and Prof. Dr Stefanie Klug from the Chair... [more]