Equestrian therapy helps people with physical disabilities build up their endurance. Horseback riding does not only have a positive impact on muscle tension, though; it can also benefit patients emotionally.
Dr. Martin Ebinger talks about the indicators and therapy options for strokes. He works at the Center for Stroke Research at Berlin’s Charité university hospital.
When oxygen runs low, mammals like humans and mice have a hard time. Brain cells face an energy shortage and start dying. Not so for the East African naked mole-rat! The strange-looking animal has a back-up plan.
Molecular biologist Frank Bradke is one of 10 academics who will receive the prestigious German award in March. His research found that certain cancer drugs were able to rebuild damaged nerve cells.
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