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Delegation from Taiwan visits IQWiG

At the end of April 2024, Mao-Ting Sheen, the Health Director of the Taipei (Taiwan) Representative Office in the EU, visited the German Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care (IQW...

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Easily understandable information for the general public

InformedHealth.org is the English-language version of the German website Gesundheitsinformation.de. By publishing this bilingual website, IQWiG fulfils part of its legal mandate to inform the general public about health issues. By offering a wide range of different topics, the website addresses both patients and (healthy) consumers.

Sleep disorders and problems (insomnia)

If you sleep badly at night, you're not alone. About a third of people have trouble sleeping every now and then. Certain relaxation techniques and sleeping habits can help you fall asleep faster and get more restful sleep.

Ingrown toenail

Ingrown toenails are a common problem, especially on the big toes. Cutting your toenails the wrong way is often the cause. Find out how to cut them properly and avoid inflammations. If you already have an ingrown toenail, the most suitable treatment will depend on how severe the symptoms are.