Sunday, January 17, 2021

Spanish suffer most from back to work blues

Millions of Spaniards could be suffering from post-holiday syndrome

SIXTH person infected with coronavirus in Spain’s Mallorca is FIRST ‘non imported’ case on the island

HEALTH officials have revealed that a sixth person has been diagnosed with coronavirus in Mallorca.

Man in Spain rescued after spending eight days trapped in snow-covered hut

But the snow meant officers had to ski down to the hut because it was too thick to land nearby to rescue the stranded man.  

TOWIE filming in Spain’s Tenerife cancelled because of coronavirus

THE filming of TOWIE in Tenerife has been cancelled because of the COVID-19 coronavirus scare, according to media reports.

Life through a lens

Amrik Sappal, Store Director at Specsavers Opticas Fuengirola, gives an overview of what they are and how to care for them

Undocumented migrants to get full access to public healthcare the minute they arrive in Spain

MIGRANTS will have full access to public healthcare as soon as they arrive in Spain, a new draft government decree has proposed.  The draft, which...

Recession is skin deep in Europe

New study links heightened stress during the economic crisis to a rise in skin conditions like acne and eczema

EXCLUSIVE: Our chat with Doctor Chen who went viral after posting about his own case of coronavirus in Spain

Chen is currently seven days into the symptoms, which, in his case, have included a bad headache, persistent cough, sore throat and fatigue

Groundbreaking study by Spanish scientists uncovers why wife beaters abuse their partners

Scientists at the University of Granada studied the brains of 20 violent men

Costa del Sol Hospital in Marbella wins award for best health centre in Spain

The hospital saw off competition from 135 hospitals across 17 regions to be crowned winner of the national ‘Best Hospital’ award.

Flu epidemic in Spain’s Murcia region sees 150 extra medics drafted in to cope with ten-fold increase in cases

EPIDEMIC levels of influenza have been reached in Murcia according to the regional Department for Health. An extra 150...

EXPLAINED: Eight scenarios which permit driving during coronavirus lockdown in Spain

The Ministry of the Interior reserves the right to close specific roads if and when necessary

Number of Spanish smokers falls to less than a quarter of population

Smokers stubbing out habit between 2009 and 2014, new study shows

More UK citizens abroad died in Spain last year than in any other country

More expatriated UK citizens will die in Spain than in any other country while the highest proportion of British deaths abroad is found in the Philippines

Doctor in Spain’s Balearic Islands SUSPENDED after publicly denying coronavirus pandemic

Doctor Angel Ruiz Valdepenas claimed that 'there was no coronavirus pandemic' and that therefore 'there was no point in wearing a mask'

Alcohol advice for parents in Nerja

The session will offer advice about alcohol consumption in young people

Fresh fish cuts cancer risk

New study has shown that eating it at least once a week reduced the risk of colon and rectal cancer

Hundreds of extra staff called in to battle flu epidemic in southern Spain

ALMOST 500 extra staff have been call in to tackle this year's flu epidemic in southern Spain. The last week of 2017 saw more than...

British expat launches appeal to unplug WiFi in her town

She was diagnosed with electromagnetic sensitivity four years ago

COVID-19: More than 90% of gyms in Spain’s Andalucia to open in Phase 3 of coronavirus de-escalation as capacity...

MORE than 90% of Andalucia’s gyms will open with the arrival of Phase 3, it has been estimated. It...

REVEALED: The 62 countries which have introduced travel BANS or restrictions to and from Spain over coronavirus pandemic as...

THE list of countries which have introduced some form of travel ban to and from Spain has grown to at least 21.  Donald Trump announced...

The gift of life for Christmas

Spain has set a new record for organ transplants in one day

Spanish surgeons perform world’s first double leg transplant

Pioneering 14-hour procedure performed on accident victim whose legs were amputated above the knee

Seven Spanish traditions of extreme animal torture that MUST be stopped

Below we have rounded up seven of the country’s most sickening practices which must be stopped.

WATCH: Lad beats coronavirus lockdown on Spain’s Costa del Sol with morning run on rooftop terrace

Many have also been hosting balcony raves and blasting retro tune Resistire, while Madrilenos have even been playing ‘balcony bingo’