Friday, March 5, 2021

Bowled over by Ebola? Or an urban-myth-style scare story that has nearly run its course?

EXCLUSIVE: In a humorous - but all too painfully true dispatch - Spanish-based UK Journalist Jo Chipchase on the rise and fall of Ebola, and where we go from here

Big cuts in Spain’s healthcare

Healthcare cuts in Spain three times higher than European average

Immunotherapy miracle-drug ‘cures’ skin cancer patient

A new drug has rocked the medical world after seemingly curing a man of skin cancer

‘Pretty boys’ have stronger sperm than ‘macho men’ says Spanish research

Research in Valencia reveals testosterone actually impedes sperm production

Cancer Sucks Spain

Cancer support group comes into fruition after starting on Facebook

Spanish women live the second longest in the world

Figures show the average Spanish woman lived to the ripe-old age of 85.1 years in 2012

Beating the blood-suckers

The Olive Press offers its tips to beat the mozzies

New pill for Alzheimer’s available in Spain

Betrinac has successfully been shown to treat those with memory problems

New holistic rehabilitation centre launching in Guadalhorce Valley

Recalibrate aims to help people 'recognise, realise and realign'

Natural remedies for an upset tummy

Sue Rodgers looks at how to settle your stomach this summer…

‘Healthcare must be free for all’, says Andalucia Junta

Junta refuses to bow to ‘xenophobic’ rules forcing foreigners to pay for treatment

Spain has Europe’s lowest breast cancer mortality rate

Spanish women are the least likely to die from breast cancer in Europe

Spanish doctor ordered to pay up for mis-diagnosis of Wolf Man

A Madrid court found the medic guilty of not carrying out essential check-ups

A step towards the Holocaust!

Reporting on smokers in new smoking ban is akin to collaborating with the Nazis, claims politician

Don’t let the bed bugs bite

A growth in the tiny creatures is sweeping across Spain

Booze can cause brain damage, say Spanish researchers

Substance in alcohol destroys part of brain that controls reactions

‘Smart home’ to tackle dementia

Network of sensors could keep elderly people in their own homes for longer, by Imogen Calderwood

Free healthcare in Europe

Patients will be able to seek medical care throughout the continent

Wine AND exercise needed to shield against heart disease

The 'daily glass of wine' only works if you're also active

Sandfly bite kills British expat in Spain

Sad death of British woman who developed black blotches and scabs in her mouth

Ginger joy

Ginger is apparently great for migraines

Pest control tips for a Spanish summer

Sue Rodgers looks at how to deal with pests the natural way

Calorie counting campaign to drink less alcohol targets women

And find out the calories in what you're drinking

Hip replacement support group in Spain

Expat launches support group for faulty hip replacement victims after her own ordeal

Tea drinking reduces risk of dying early by a quarter

Great news for the Brits

The great emasculator

Spanish men lose their mojo as pollution plays havoc with the male gender