When examining the development of calf rearing techniques in the last few decades, it is striking that the natural approach of rearing on the mother has been replaced - with great effort - by an artificial approach that separates the calf from its mother. The practice of isolating calves is often justified with the argument that this lessens the...

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Post-doctoral thesis at the University of Witten-Herdecke closes a research gap in the evaluation of integrative medicine

Complementary medicine is enjoying ever-greater popularity and acceptance: many patients have come to appreciate its gentler methods and alternative approaches. Yet the effectiveness of such approaches has to date not been...

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Dental care for multiply disabled or severely disabled individuals is a special challenge, and for the disabled person receiving treatment it can be an especially stressful situation. In Germany, only very few dentists have training in how to best treat disabled patients. As a part of a project on "Dental Care for the Disabled," the University of...

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The multi-generational living concept "Heidelberg Village" has been awarded a prize by an initiative called "Deutschland - Land des Langen Lebens". The Software AG Foundation has invested around 30 million euro of its capital in the project. The prizewinner is architect Wolfgang Frey, whose firm is responsible for the planning and construction of...

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Exactly 50 years after its founding, the village community of Lehenhof celebrated its anniversary with a special celebration on September 25. The varied program offered guests a glimpse behind the scenes of a special organisation with an impressive history. Lehenhof, founded in 1965 by the Vienna-born doctor Dr. Karl König, was the first Camphill...

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