Wednesday, January 26, 2022


Mediterranean diet helps prevent diabetes

It doesn't just help reduce dementia, new research suggests it's diabetes too!

COVID in Spain : Antibodies last more than a year says new study

INFECTED people still have antibodies in their blood to fight COVID-19 over a year after recovery, regardless of how severe their case was. Researchers in...

Vicious Crimean-Congo virus circulates in capital city Madrid

The disease has a 40 percent mortality rate

Obesity on the rise in Spain as almost HALF of children have ‘unhealthy weight’ while 1 in 4 adults...

OBESITY is on the march in developed countries and Spain is no exception.  That's the warning from the president of the Spanish Society for the...

Flu vaccination campaign rolled out TODAY across entire Valencian Community

MORE than 1,700 health centres have today begun a Valencian Community-wide campaign urging the elderly to get their flu jabs. The Department of...

IT’S OFFICIAL: UK and Spain have highest proportion of w***ers

THE UK and Spain have been revealed as the countries with the largest proportion of w**kers, according to recent statistics. The countries topped sexual wellness...

Three crushed to death by pile of clothes in southern Spain

The deaths included a 12-year-old girl

Less waiting around

Healthy news for Spain’s hospitals as waiting lists fall

CORONAVIRUS DIARY: Day 16 of Spain’s lockdown and Mamma is feeling more confused than ever

Now, not only do I NOT know what day it is. I no longer know what time it is.

Spanish doctors warn of sex roulette parties where one person secretly has HIV

The parties are being attended by people of all sexualities

HUMMUS HEROES: Expat teams up with Spanish chef and Israeli businessman to feed over 200 healthcare workers throughout two-month...

The dream team delivered food to over 200 healthcare workers at Son Espases Hospital throughout the two-month lockdown

Elsie Mogford, 37, wife of multi-millionaire United Utilities boss, dies suddenly while on holiday in Menorca

THE wife of multi-millionaire water company chief has died suddenly ‘of natural causes’ while on holiday at a luxury villa on the Spanish island...

WATCH: Video of Estepona’s new High Resolution hospital

THIS is the mock up image of Estepona's new High Resolution hospital. The foundation works are already being finalized, while the works of sanitation and...

Top tips to help relieve IBS pain

IRRITABLE bowel syndrome (IBS) is a chronic, relapsing and often life-long condition which affects over four million people in the UK. Whilst not technically...

Waiting times increase in Spain’s hospitals for non-urgent procedures

The waiting time for an operation in Spain has gone up to 89 days

Sunbed reservation app to take the stress out of sunbathing

No more fights over the sunbeds!

BREAKING: UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock tests positive for coronavirus

MATT Hancock has tested positive for coronavirus as well.

DOSE OF REALITY: Campaign to regulate lethal painkiller Nolotil gathers momentum in Spain

The Olive Press speaks to relatives of victims and campaigners about their hopes of regulating the controversial drug

The updated COVID-19 rules and restrictions for regions across Spain

CORONAVIRUS infection rates have tripled in Spain over the past couple of weeks as the delta variant continues to advance across the country.  The week...

BREAKING: Potential coronavirus patient isolated in Spain’s Sevilla and Cadiz

A PATIENT has been isolated for a potential coronavirus infection in Sevilla.  The individual is being held at the Hospital Universitario Virgen Macarena in the...

Military Hospital in Sevilla discharges its last patient with coronavirus

THE Miltary hospital in Sevilla Spain has discharged its last patient with coronavirus and is now COVID clear. The Vigil de Quiñones Military Hospital in...

EXPLAINED: How Spain hopes to achieve vaccine goal of 70% of population by end of August

SPAIN is looking to introduce an eight week gap between the two injections of the Moderna and Pfizer COVID vaccines based on 'better efficacy'...

CORONAVIRUS: Towns cut off by police in Spain as residents threatened with €60,000 fines for disobeying quarantine orders

SEVERAL towns surrounding Barcelona have been cut off by authorities in a bid to prevent the spread of COVID-19.  Igualada, Vilanova del Cami, Santa Margarida...

BREAKING: More than 80 people test positive for COVID-19 in outbreak on Spain’s Costa del Sol

SOME 83 people have now tested positive for COVID-19 at the Malaga Red Cross Centre. There are understood to be 79 users of the centre...

20-year-old dies from coronavirus on Costa del Sol as Spain’s case load surpasses 11,000

A 20-YEAR-OLD has died from coronavirus in Malaga.  The young man becomes the sixth fatality in the province linked to COVID-19 and 11th in Andalucia,...

Curfew reduces COVID infections in 70% of areas in Spain’s Valencia region

AS the enforcement of restrictions to combat the fifth wave of COVID in the Valencia region continues to spark argument and heated debate, the...




New COVID-19 record but hospital admissions are much lower than 2021 numbers in Costa Blanca and Valencia areas of...

A new pandemic record daily total of 39,585 cases was reported this Tuesday in the Valencian Community. Exactly a year ago, the total was 8,423. The...


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