Newsletter of MEDICA | View in browser | Deutsch | Print
Header of MEDICA Newsletter

Prescription for exercise

Dear Sir or Madam,

How do you keep up with healthy eating and exercise? Both are important factors for a balanced lifestyle. The European Federation of Sports Medicine has thereforre developed the "Exercise Prescription for Health" and recommends it in many cases instead of prescribing medication. In our interview you can read what is behind it and what trends are currently occupying sports medicine.

Have a sunny week,

Katja Laska
Editorial team

image: 12 - 15 November 2018, MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine in Düsseldorf

Table of Contents

Topic of the Month: Lung Imaging
Interview: Exercise Prescription for Health
Newsletter Service
RSS Service
Newsletter Archive

Lung Imaging – Keeping the Respiratory System Healthy

Topic of the Month

Image: Lung; Copyright:
Many people have damaged or suboptimally functioning lungs. One reason is age because the capacity of our respiratory system gradually decreases over time, while unhealthy and modern lifestyle choices play another role in this setting. An accurate diagnosis and subsequent treatment are vital to protect this life-sustaining organ. Modern imaging solutions help physicians and patients understand what happens inside the lungs.
Read more in our Topic of the Month:
Lung Imaging – Keeping the Respiratory System Healthy
With modern imaging supplies: A look into the lung
To top

Event database for MEDICA and COMPAMED 2018

Forums, Conferences and Special Shows

Image: Participants at MEDICA ACADEMY; Copyright: Messe Düsseldorf
Inform yourself about trends, innovations and current developments from medicine and medical technology in our more than 700 lectures, discussions and courses during all four days of the trade fair.
Click here for the event database
To top

Exercise Prescription for Health: sports instead of pills


Image: silhouette of a woman walking up a staircase by the sea; Copyright:
Did you know that we can influence up to 50 percent of our health ourselves? If we eat a balanced diet and exercise regularly, this not only ensures longer independence in old age. Diseases can also be treated with exercise. But in many cases, physicians and patients still rely more on medication than on exercise.
Read the interview here:
Exercise Prescription for Health: sports instead of pills
All interviews at
To top
- Advertorial -

Recruiting and Jobs in Medtech and Life Sciences at MEDICA

Do you have an increased staffing need for well-trained specialists and executives? Conduct interviews with TOP candidates in an anonymous and relaxed atmosphere.
The T5 CAREER FORUM will be happy to help you with your search.
More about T5 CAREER FORUM

Newsletter Service

You like our newsletter? Then please recommend us: Forward this newsletter or the link to your friends and colleagues.

If you have difficulties with your order, please write an e-mail to

To top
Legal disclaimer

Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
Messeplatz, Stockumer Kirchstr. 61
40474 Düsseldorf, Germany

Phone: +49 211 4560-01
Fax: +49 211 4560-668

County Court Düsseldorf HRB 63

Board of Managing Directors: Wolfram N. Diener (Chairman), Bernhard J. Stempfle, Erhard Wienkamp

Chairman of Supervisory Board: Mayor Dr. Stephan Keller

Messe Düsseldorf GmbH processes your personal data. The data protection regulations of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH hold information in closer detail to this subject and are available under You may at any time object to the processing of your personal data either on the aforementioned website, via e-mail to or via postal mail to Messe Düsseldorf GmbH, VG-R, PF 101006, 40001 Düsseldorf, Germany.

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn YouTube

Should you no longer wish to receive our newsletter, please click here.