Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Health

Dowsed in mystery

Why the elusive art of dowsing can help you strike oil and be good for your health

Healthcare cuts in Spain three times higher than European average

Cuts of 1.9% annually between 2009 and 2012

Majority of Spaniards want the drinking age raised to 21

Debate is raging over whether raising the legal drinking age would be beneficial

Energy drinks can cause ‘sudden death’ according to Spanish medics

High caffeine can lead to angina, cardiac arrhythmia and even death

Healthcare help available for expats in Spain

Helping hand for expats struggling to find healthcare in Spain

Marriage is a science

A new study shows couples still keep the romance alive after 21 years of marriage

Measles surge leads to calls for earlier vaccinations

Last year there were five times as many cases than the previous year

Mental health problems cause ‘shame’ for families

Anti-stigma campaigns should include relatives, says Spanish researcher

SNIFFLING? The things you are doing that may be making your hay fever worse in Spain

Enjoy nothing more than a relaxing evening beverage? Sadly, it may actually be a recipe for sneezing disaster this summer in Spain.

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

Don’t go health nuts!

Research claims nuts and seeds will make you put on weight

Two rashers equals diabetes Type 2?

‘Making a meal of it’ really can hinder health

Ditch the itch

Herb specialist Sue Rodgers reveals the best natural remedies for avoiding hay fever

Medical breakthrough in Andalucia

A Spanish clinic in Torremolinos has removed a lung cancer using an advanced 'deep freeze' method

Nerja health centre edges closer

The news comes after eight years of planning delays

Top medics claim sun is good for you

Expats who have migrated to warmer climes are likely to have better health

Spaniards identify cancer’s ‘Achilles heel’

Discovery of ‘ghost’ cells could revolutionise treatment of the disease

Tarragona men have Spain’s ‘worst semen’

The city is investigating what's causing the low sperm mobility

Spain faces EU legal action over EHIC refusal

Brussels takes action following complaints of 'illegal' hospital bills for tourists

Andalucia’s doctors: lowest-paid in Spain

Southern Spain's doctors earn dramatically less than their fellow Spanish medical professionals

Expat doctor warns of fainting risk

Passing out can often be a symptom of a much more serious heart condition

Insure your health

Linea Directa guarantees patients will require less treatment through its medical treatment service

Spain to allow medicinal cannabis use

Spain is second country to approve the drug containing cannabis

Asbestos fight back

New ruling allows expat sufferers to sue their ex-employers much more easily... even from Spain

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

Pensioner dies in Legionnaires outbreak in Spain

Sprinkler systems and cooling towers linked to spread of the disease

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