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Becoming an Organ Donor
Posted on September 15, 2015 by Luitgard Holzleg

Organ donation is important, in Switzerland alone 1200 patients wait for a new organ every year. It's simple to help change this misery. view more ›.

“Failing” at Breastfeeding
Posted on August 23, 2015 by Luitgard Holzleg

A very honest report of an obstetrician's experience of not being able to breastfeed. view more ›.

Lying about Flossing?
Posted on June 29, 2015 by Luitgard Holzleg

More than a quarter of adults lie to their dentist about flossing and other statistics about flossing. view more ›.

Delaying Umbilical Cord Clamping
Posted on May 31, 2015 by Luitgard Holzleg

Are there longterm benefits to delaying clamping the umbilical cord? view more ›.

Get Tick Smart!
Posted on May 04, 2015 by admin

Every spring, or sometimes even earlier, ticks pose an urgent problem for us, and not only in Switzerland. Instead of offering my annual “Tick Season Ahead” presentation, I thought a more detailed post on ticks can easily be shared... view more ›.

More Baby Boys Than Baby Girls
Posted on March 28, 2015 by Luitgard Holzleg

A new study looked at why more boys are born than girls. view more ›.

Health & Safety Day 2015
Posted on February 13, 2015 by Luitgard Holzleg

Join us for the second Health & Safety Day with more empowering workshops and presentations. view more ›.

Childhood Obesity Cracked?
Posted on December 05, 2014 by Luitgard Holzleg

Childhood obesity is not just a problem in the developed world. What approach can help this children? view more ›.

Iron – Good or Bad for You?
Posted on November 04, 2014 by Luitgard Holzleg

Iron tablets, iron deficiency, vegetarians have low iron levels: Let's dispel some myths. view more ›.

Restart A Heart Day 2014
Posted on October 09, 2014 by Luitgard Holzleg

Cardio-pulmonary resuscitation is the most important life saving measure for someone suffering from cardiac arrest. Read more about who can suffer from cardiac arrest, how to save a life and how to learn those steps in just 30 minutes. view more ›.