Nowadays, with good hygiene and professional support, a set of teeth can last a lifetime. In this edition of In Good Shape we’ll be talking about dental care and treatment. Other topics are nightmares and jabs without needles and whether the inks used in tattoos can be a health hazard.
It’s a great way to start your day: drinking a glass of warm water with the fresh-pressed juice of half a lemon. It’s a practice that’s thought to have all sorts of health benefits.
Extremely hot weather can cause health problems, but something can be done to prevent that. Plus: why people with pre-existing conditions should be especially careful in the heat.
Our brains work much like supercomputers. It's amazing what they can remember. But researchers have discovered that after we eat fast food, brain performance is impaired. What's happening in our heads?
One, two or three liters per day? There’s often confusion over the amount of liquid we should drink. A lot of people have a diminished sensation of thirst. There are clear recommendations, however.
Many people who suffer from arthritis pain believe it’s best to rest their joints. But actually the opposite is true.
It’s not just sugary drinks that are bad for your teeth – acidic drinks can also harm your teeth.
In Good Shape is the weekly health show on DW, covering all aspects of health care: what’s new in medical treatment, alternative medicine, wellness and fitness – as well as nutrition and beauty. In our studio interview we discuss topics in-depth with specialists, and offer you opportunities to pose your own questions.