Colab Quarterly - The Magazine for the City of the Future
"The healthy city" - this is the focus of the current issue of Colab Quarterly. Good healthcare is one of our most pressing social tasks today. Particularly in the city and for urban society, a well-functioning healthcare system means a mammoth task.
Statistics show: Life expectancy in poorer neighborhoods is in some cases more than eight years lower than in wealthier areas. Beatrix Zurek, Head of the Health Department of the City of Munich, explains in our interview how Munich is tackling this problem.
Urban planning and architecture also have a significant influence on health in the city. We talked to the Berlin-based physician and stress researcher Mazda Adli about the reasons.
You can find more exciting stories in the magazine, including how new technologies and digitization are helping to solve the healthcare crisis. Enjoy reading!