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Product tester: Harmful mold poisons discovered in 19 nut nougat creams

Product tester: Harmful mold poisons discovered in 19 nut nougat creams

Testers will find mold poisons in many nut-nougat creams, whether products with a big name or from discounters: nut-nougat creams can be found on many German breakfast tables. The Stiftung Warentest has now found mold poisons in several such spreads. The substances that are hazardous to health have presumably got into the products with the hazelnuts.

Quark wrap against inflammation and swelling

Quark wrap against inflammation and swelling

Quark wraps are a well-known household remedy that can be used against various inflammations and injuries. The most well-known area of ​​application for curd wraps is sunburn. But curd wraps are also very helpful for insect bites, joint infections and sprains, according to the State Association of the Bavarian Dairy Industry (LVBM) in Munich.

Season of birth determines the character

Season of birth determines the character

The season of the birth influences the character20.10.2014Hungarian researchers have found that the season in which a person is born also shapes the later character. The causes, contrary to what some may now expect, are not astrological but biological.

Listeria bacteria in cheese confirmed: cheese dairy remains closed

Listeria bacteria in cheese confirmed: cheese dairy remains closed

After cheese recall: Listeria suspicion has been confirmed A few days ago a recall campaign for soft cheese from the Zurwies cheese dairy was started, the Listeria suspicion has now been confirmed. The source of the harmful bacteria is searched for. The company remains closed for the time being.

Study: Exercise could lower breast cancer risk

Study: Exercise could lower breast cancer risk

Does sport help to reduce the risk of breast cancer? Breast cancer is the cancer with the highest death rate among women in Germany. Around 17,500 women die of it every year and around 70,000 fall ill each year. According to a new study, regular exercise could lower the risk of breast cancer in some women.

Almost 10,000 dead: Ebola has not yet survived

Almost 10,000 dead: Ebola has not yet survived

Ebola epidemic in West Africa: hope and discouragementThe Ebola epidemic in West Africa is not over yet. The dangerous infectious disease has already claimed almost 10,000 lives. Reports of the drop in the number of new infections give reason for hope, but at the same time it is also reported that there are more Ebola cases, especially in Sierra Leone.