Online Health Editor / Home EconomistFriderike Gerlinger has always had a keen interest in science and, after obtaining her qualifications, first gained professional experience as a laboratory assistant in biotechnology. In 2010 she moved to the Hanseatic city of Hamburg, where she studied Ecotrophology (Home Economics) and then worked as a content editor for a FIT FOR FUN online weight loss programme. Today, Friderike brings her journalistic experience, her professional expertise and her enthusiasm for a healthy and active lifestyle to cerascreen.
Articles by Friderike Gerlinger
Vitamins: What Do Vitamins Do?
With a few exceptions, we cannot produce vitamins ourselves; we have to consume them in through our diet. Find out how to boost your vitamin intake here!
What Causes Type 2 Diabetes: All You Need to Know
What causes type 2 diabetes? These days, more and more people are affected by this type of diabetes. Although it develops gradually – and sometimes without any...
What’s the Difference between Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes?
More and more people in today’s world suffer from diabetes. It is considered one of the major widespread diseases: In the United States, just over one in ten...
Pathogens and Pollutants: What You Should Know
We are exposed to many environmental influences. If you want to protect your health, you should know where the dangers can lurk – find out in our...
Allergies and Intolerances: What Is Food Sensitivity?
Stomachaches, itching, fatigue, sniffly nose – allergies and intolerances can cause a wide variety of symptoms and problems. Find out more in our blog!
Macronutrients: What Are Macronutrients?
Macronutrients, including carbohydrates, fats and proteins, provide us with the energy we need. Gain insights into the most important macronutrients here!
Blood Group Types: What Blood Type Am I?
What are blood types? Our blood group describes important characteristics of our red blood cells and determines whether our blood matches that of other people – which is...
Get Your Gut: What Are Probiotics?
Did you know that findings from science indicate that diseases such as irritable bowel syndrome, chronic inflammatory bowel diseases, allergies, obesity, diabetes, and depression are linked...
Erdim Özdemir not only got a taste of the fresh Baltic Sea air during his time at Kiel University, but also completed his studies in Nutritional Sciences. Besides gaining experience in the clinic field, he also developed his knowledge in health counselling for pregnant and breastfeeding women and gut health. Since 2017 he has been writing health articles for cerascreen and providing nutritional advice over the phone.
Luisa Kindinger has always enjoyed health topics and developed an enthusiasm for researching and writing health articles during her studies through practical experience at the German Robert Koch Institute and the German Federal Centre for Health Education. She has been in Hamburg since 2019 undertaking a master's in Health Economics and Healthcare Management and has been writing for the cerascreen Health Portal since 2021.
Moritz Jaax has always been passionate about science and writing. During his Journalism and Communications Science degree, he gained practical experience at ZDF and in the Science department of the publication ZEIT Online. After completing his master’s degree, he worked for several years as a medical journalist at a copywriting agency. Today, Moritz contributes his journalistic experience and know-how on medical topics to the cerascreen Health Portal.
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