Health

An absinthe spoon with a sugar cube lies on top of a glass in the absinthe distillery Artemisia in Couvet, Val-de-Travers
A police officer walks past the Reitschule in Bern, after the demonstration, on Saturday February 25
Traces of chemicals were detected but not enough to pose a health risk
The Medicrime Convention is the first international treaty aimed at combating the illegal trade in medical products 
Seventeen sheep were killed in Cama, canton Graubünden, on February 8, 2017. The prime suspect is a wolf, but DNA analysis is needed to confirm this.
Toothbrushes and a set of teeth in a dental office in Zurich
Some people brush their teeth more assiduously than others – but does it make any difference?
The alkaloids occur naturally in some plants and is only toxic above a certain dose and through prolonged exposure
Skiers on the Titlis glacier in Engelberg
A 3D X-ray photo of a 'Homo neanderthalensis' skull
The brain-computer interface detected patients responses by measuring changes in blood oxygen levels in the brain
The EY survey warns that basic monthly insurance premiums could rise from an average of CHF396 per person to over CHF800 in 2030
The Federal Office of Health's latest campaign on STIs was launched in November 2016