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  • Who helps in cases of rare disease?

    | 26.11.2014

    According to the European definition, a disease is considered rare when fewer than 5 in 10,000 people suffer from it.

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  • Do you find it difficult to swallow pills?

    | 16.11.2014

    The right technique can solve the problem! For the first time, a trial conducted by Heidelberg University Hospital shows that two tricks can definitely make taking larger tablets or capsules easier.

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  • Brain Tumor Expert is new Medical Director at the Department of Neurology

    | 14.11.2014

    Professor Dr. Wolfgang Wick has succeeded Professor Dr. Werner Hacke

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  • Portrait von Prof. Dr. med. Gerd U. Auffarth, FEBO
    Heidelberg Opthalmologist ranked 16 of the 100 most influential people in Ophthalmology

    | 27.09.2014

    Five German eye specialists ranked by the medical journal “The Ophthalmologist” / Professor Dr. Gerd Auffarth investigates new artificial lenses and the implementation of modern laser techniques in eye surgery.

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  • First Heidelberg cancer patient pregnant after transplantation of ovarian tissue

    | 14.07.2014

    Freezing of eggs or ovarian tissue enables young women to achieve pregnancy after breast cancer and chemotherapy / Women’s Hospital offers various approaches for the preservation of fertility.

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