Medical Cannabis: A last hope for chronic pain

Cannabis is more than a narcotic. The plant relieves pain in chronically ill patients for whom regular therapies are no longer effective. Since 2017, doctors in Germany have been allowed to prescribe medical cannabis legally. But does consumption also entail risks?

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Sleep apnea: how poor sleep causes health risks

Many people around the world snore. However, if left untreated, snoring can be a sign of sleep apnea, which can lead to an increased risk of heart attacks and strokes. To prevent such outcomes, Marburg-based experts are researching therapeutic methods to treat sleep and respiratory disorders.