Why do some people suddenly get hives? How can they be prevented? Hives researcher Prof. Marcus Maurer gives DW's Dr. Carsten Lekutat the lowdown on this debilitating disease and reveals treatment methods that bring much-needed relief to sufferers.
Prof. Marcus Maurer discusses the causes and treatment options for hives. The intense itching often drives patients to despair. But thanks to Dr. Maurer, many suffering from chronic hives have found lasting relief.
The tight, skin-tone dress that Marilyn Monroe wore while singing 'Happy Birthday, Mr. President' to John F. Kennedy in 1962 has fetched $4.8 million at auction. The actress died just months after the renowned rendition.
If an allergic reaction to a partner's sperm sounds bad, know that men can even become allergic to their own ejaculate. Luckily, those afflicted still have reason to hope for a decent sex life.
Floral fragrances calm down honeybees during attacks, according to a new study. However, that's only if these odors indicate a good meal for the bee. It appears food is just more important than defense.
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