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Researchers from the Assistant Professorship of Behavioral Science for Disease Prevention and Health Care and Harvard University found in a new study that individuals from higher castes have a life expectancy that is between four to seven years higher than those from the lower castes, even though…

High-intensity interval training (HIIT) can be used as an adjunctive therapy for adult cancer patients and has a positive effect on some side effects of the disease as well as the therapy. Whether HIIT can also be used during the treatment of children and adolescents with cancer and what the effect…

Before the Ministry of Health could be busy managing a new wave of corona in the fall, Federal Minister of Health Karl Lauterbach (SPD) is now planning an "interim spurt in health policy" with hospital reform as a central component. He appointed Prof. Dr. Leonie Sundmacher from the Associate…

On June 2, 2022, leading experts in child and adolescent health participated in the kick-off event for the foundation of the Center for Health Promotion and Prevention in Childhood and Adolescence (short: CHAMPION) at the Department of Sport and Health Sciences of the Technical University of Munich.…

What impact does the Corona pandemic have on the health of children and adolescents? This question was explored in the Bavarian Child Health Report 2022 entitled "Child Health in Times of a Pandemic - An Overview in Highlights", which was presented by Health Minister Klaus Holetschek at a press…