Health in Germany
Germany has a universal multi-payer health care system with two main types of health insurance: "Statutory Health Insurance" (Gesetzliche Krankenversicherung) known as sickness funds and "Private Heal...
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German health insurancy
Under the government of Helmut Kohl and the Social Law XI 1, the German long term care insurance was introduced in January 1995. It is an independent part of the social security in Germany, in the Soz...
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Obesity in Germany
Obesity in Germany has been increasingly cited as a major health issue in recent years. The federal government has declared this to be a major issue. Forbes.com ranks Germany as the 43rd fattest count...
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Water supply and sanitation in Germany
This article has been written in 2007/08. Please update it. The German article includes information that may be helpful in updating the English article.Public water supply and sanitation in Germany is...
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2009 flu pandemic in Germany
The 2009 flu pandemic, involving an outbreak of a new strain of influenza commonly known as swine flu, reached Germany in April 2009.Two men and a woman from Bielefeld who had been firstly suspected o...
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kardiologie
The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kardiologie (DGK; German Cardiac Society in English) is a German medical research organization. It is a member of the European Society of Cardiology and the World Heart...
Erwin Payr
Erwin Payr (17 February 1871 – 6 April 1946) was an Austrian-German surgeon born in Innsbruck. Following graduation in 1894 at Innsbruck, he worked as an assistant at the first pathological anatomy in...
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Ludwig Wullstein
Ludwig Wullstein (22 April 1864, Leopoldshall - 11 October 1930, Essen) was a German surgeon.Wullstein studied medicine in Leipzig, Würzburg and Berlin, attaining the title of professor in 1908. From ...
Adalbert J. Volck
Adalbert J. Volck (1828–1912) was a dentist, political cartoonist, and caricaturist born in Bavaria. He was known for supporting the Confederacy during the American Civil War, doing so through his pol...
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Rudolf Kolbeck
Dr. med. dent. Rudolf Kolbeck (24 March 1889 – 12 September 1965) was an Oberst der Reserves in the Wehrmacht during World War II, and one of only 882 recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cros...
Hans Pässler
Hans Paessler (* 1940 in Dresden) is a German knee surgeon and college lecturer. Paessler has published three books and made numerous book contributions, as well as over 200 publications in journals.<...
German Cancer Aid
The German Cancer Aid is a not-for-profit organization to fight cancer in all its forms. The institution was founded on September 25, 1974 by Dr. Mildred Scheel (1932-1985). She was the wife of Walte...
Betäubungsmittelgesetz
The Betäubungsmittelgesetz (BtMG), generally meaning Narcotics Law, is the controlled-substances law of Germany. In common with the Misuse of Drugs Act of 1971 of the United Kingdom and Controlled Su...
Siemens Healthcare
Siemens Healthcare (formerly Siemens Medical Solutions, formerly Siemens Medical Systems, internally within Siemens known as "Med") is a supplier to the healthcare industry, and is headquartered in Er...
Julius Bruck
Julius Bruck (October 6, 1840 – April 20, 1902) was a German dentist who was a native of Breslau.He studied dentistry and medicine at the Universities of Breslau, Berlin, Bonn and Paris; obtaining a d...
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