Danube University Krems’ magazine for knowledge and continuing education

As a university for continuing education Danube Univeristy Krems ‘upgrades’ your knowledge: the eponymous magazine covers from different perspectives academic continuing educational trends and topics related to society and education policy opening space for an interdisciplinary approach.

upgrade – Danube University Krems’ magazine for knowledge and academic continuing education, is only available in German. However, please find selected articles in English in the section below.

Current issue

upgrade 3.19 - Stay healthy

The silent risk


More calories, more salt, more sugar: with changing nutritional and lifestyle habits worldwide, diseases such as stroke, vascular diseases and dementia are spreading rapidly. In China, Brazil and South Korea, stroke is now the number one cause of death. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the life expectancy of men in the United States has fallen by three years. One of the causes: obesity. How medicine and each individual can prevent obesity is the focus of upgrade 3.19.

The entire issue is available on the German site

Selected articles of the current issue in English

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