The German health care system differs from the medical care in other countries. In Germany, there are family doctors or general practitioners and specialists with their own doctor’s office, therapists and hospitals. This film explains who one should turn to in case of illness or an emergency.
To be pregnant or give birth in a foreign cultural environment can make one feel unsecure. This film gives information about medical check-ups during pregnancy and ante-natal preparation as well as medical care through midwifes and doctors before and after giving birth.