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The heart is the engine of the body and the blood circulation. It beats around three billion times in the course of a lifetime and supplies the body with oxygen and nutrients. Precise cardiac medicine and prevention ensure many healthy years - even with heart defects. In the 3sat film "Heart…

After the successful premiere last year, the Department of Sport and Health Sciences invites you to the second edition of the interdisciplinary "Future of Health" Summit from October 12 to 14, 2022, which this year will focus on "Child Health and Wellbeing". Under the patronage of the Bavarian…

The Chair of Preventive Pediatrics, headed by Prof. Dr. Renate Oberhoffer-Fritz, is to make a significant contribution to the further development of the food system. In collaboration with the Medical Director of the Gaißach Specialist Clinic and Apl. Professor at TUM, Prof. Dr. Edda Weimann, the…

Elevated blood pressure is a widespread condition that leads to stroke, cardiovascular, and renal disease. Worldwide, approximately 9.4 million deaths are attributable to hypertension each year. This makes hypertension one of the most important modifiable risk factors for mortality. The burden of…

The European Championships Munich 2022 revived the Olympic spirit in Munich. Fifty years after the 1972 Summer Olympics, the city once again hosted an international multi-sport event. More than 4,700 athletes competed in nine sports and pushed each other to peak athletic performance. Thousands of…