Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Spanish pharmaceutical company PharmaMar see 20% rise in shares after praise of COVID drug

SHARES in Spanish pharmaceutical company PharmaMar have surged after scientists confirmed ‘potent preclinical efficacy’ of its drug Aplidin against COVID-19.

What You Need to Know About Hernia: Causes, Treatment, and Side Effects

Fatty tissues and organs are kept in place by muscle tissues. When that muscle tissue is too weak, the slightest amount of pressure can...

Ronda’s newest fruit export hits the shelves for the first time after successful campaign

SUPERMARKETS and restaurants in Ronda will see a welcome addition this spring thanks to a successful experimental fruit harvest.

EXECUTIVE HEALTH: Full medical check-up including MRI scan in Marbella

IT felt like being slotted into a sock, or the middle of a doughnut, and had it not been for the panic...

Villa Paradiso Rehab focuses on treating the underlying issues of addiction

WHILE the coronavirus pandemic has been hitting the headlines,there has been a whole raft of ‘COVID victims’ who have suffered the consequences...

It is not possible to be fat and healthy, say Spanish scientists

IT’S impossible to be ‘fat and fit’ and even if you are slightly overweight you are unhealthy, a new study has found.

How Can Family Cope When a Loved One is Severely Injured

If there are people in the world who wouldn’t turn their back on us, that would definitely be our family. Our family has been...

Spain will receive doses of Moderna vaccine in ‘7 or 10 days’

SPAIN will receive 600,000 doses of the Moderna vaccine within the next six weeks as part of the European Union contract. 

96 year old woman first in Spain to get COVID-19 vaccination

A 96-year-old woman has become the first person in Spain to be given a COVID-19 vaccination. Araceli is the...

Time to detox and take care of your health after Christmas festivities in Spain

REACHING 50 and already losing friends to cancer this year, I was anxious to find out if I had anything untoward lurking...

Level 4 COVID-19 restrictions will be extended in Spain’s Mallorca until January 11

Balearic President Francina Armengol today revealed her plans to extend the Level 4 restrictions until at least the second week of January

Cross-border Gibraltar workers will be first Spaniards to receive COVID-19 vaccine

CROSS-border workers in Gibraltar will be the first Spanish people to receive the coronavirus vaccine. Approximately 270 Spaniards...

BREAKING: Curfew brought forward to 10pm in Spain’s Mallorca

From Thursday, December 10, the curfew will begin at 10pm and end at 6am the next day

Specsavers appeal: Expats asked to donate gifts to families struggling in Spain this Christmas

SPECSAVERS Opticas Fuengirola is calling on people to think of those less fortunate than themselves this Christmas and support families who have...

Canary Island tech company creates game changing COVID-19 busting wardrobe

A REVOLUTIONARY wardrobe has been given the green light that has been recorded to eliminate all traces of COVID-19 from clothing and...

CBD wine predicted to be a major trend in 2021

Spain is famous the world over for its top quality wines. Yet this is more than just a drink to accompany dinner, or over which to...

Considering vaping CBD? Keep these points in mind

CBD and vaping – they are two topics that have been trending like crazy over the past 12 to 18 months. It should, therefore,...

Exercising twice a week boosts recovery from COVID-19 say scientists in Malaga

SCIENTISTS in Malaga are now studying how exercising twice a week for 50 minutes can help boost recovery from coronavirus. 

Spain’s Health department warns that masks will have to be worn for the whole of 2021

MASKS are here to stay for a long time, as are other basic safety measures, such as maintaining interpersonal distance and continuous...

Spain to unveil COVID-19 plan on Tuesday as Sanchez announces ‘substantial part’ of population will be vaccinated by mid...

A CONSIDERABLE number of the Spanish population will be vaccinated against COVID-19 in the first half of 2021i n a national fight-back...

‘Milestone’ COVID-19 vaccine offers 90% protection could be available by the end of the year

THE FIRST effective coronavirus vaccine can prevent more than 90% of people from getting the virus, according to manufacturers. 

Eight tips for good eye health

Specsavers Ópticas Marbella is celebrating a spec-tacular anniversary this year, having served its local community for all their eye health needs over...

In 10 years, pathology departments will be digitized

Huawei’s TECH4ALL initiative aims to ensure nobody is left behind in the digital world by encouraging digital inclusion programmes and empowering technology adoption globally....

Pharmaceutical firm in Spain to start manufacturing Moderna vaccine in coming months

A SPANISH company is preparing to produce a coronavirus vaccine candidate in the new year.  Pharmaceutical firm Rovi, based...

More than 600 children test positive for COVID-19 in Spain’s Balearic Islands since start of school term

A total of 619 youngsters have contracted COVID-19 in the region, with 105 testing positive in the last week

Hospital on Spain’s Costa del Sol gets major investment to help treat COVID-19 patients

THE Hospital Comarcal de la Axarquia is to receive a significant cash investment to improve services to treat COVID-19 patients.

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Spanish pharmaceutical company PharmaMar see 20% rise in shares after praise of COVID drug

SHARES in Spanish pharmaceutical company PharmaMar have surged after scientists confirmed ‘potent preclinical efficacy’ of its drug Aplidin against COVID-19.