For your own health’s sake: don’t kill microbes
Our health is all about microbes – the ones living inside of us. But our lifestyles are decimating the hard-working helpers of our microbiome, which has direct physical consequences on us and might cause diseases such as diabetes or perhaps even multiple sclerosis. In the "European Food Trends Report 2021", you can find out more about our inner ecosystem.
10 June, 2022 by
GDI Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute
Are smartwatches eroding solidarity? – The Big Self scenario
Our behaviour is increasingly translated into numbers. What does this mean for the healthcare system? The GDI study "Are smartwatches eroding solidarity? Scenarios for a data-driven healthcare system" outlines four scenarios which depict possible changes. In one of them called the Big Self scenario, the government enables healthy behaviour by providing the necessary structures and promoting education.