Helping hands from overseas: How 13 young Brazilians were recruited for nursing in Saxony

What does “Nu nu” mean? Yes, no, I don’t care? At first, Beatriz de Almeida Marques had a hard time understanding these regional subtleties. Learning German is already difficult enough for a young Brazilian. Just this “R” for emergency services… Until last year, the 27-year-old only knew Germany from books and the Internet. “When I […]

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Mental illnesses among young people in Lower Saxony remain at a high level

Mental illnesses among children and adolescents in Lower Saxony are stabilizing at a high level despite declines. After increases since the corona pandemic, there were declines in the number of outpatient and inpatient treatments for adolescent girls in 2022 compared to 2021. Nevertheless, utilization is still higher than before the corona pandemic. This is the […]

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