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Doctor Pedro Bretcha appointed President of the Spanish Society of Surgical...

Doctor Pedro Bretcha, a specialist in surgical oncology and minimally invasive surgery at Hospital Quirónsalud Torrevieja (Alicante) has been appointed President of the Spanish...

First international medical centre opens in Valencia

Medicality has a multinational team to attend foreign patients in their own language. The international medical centre Medicality has opened its doors in Valencia, the...

Heart attack victim saved by passing nurses

Torrevieja Hospital has praised two local nurses, Mario García and Estefanía Tortosa, who work in the Hospital and at the Orihuela Costa Health Centre,...

Putting the clocks back could help to prevent illnesses such as...

According to Doctor Gonzalo Pin, of Hospital Quirónsalud Valencia, it could also help reduce road and work accidents The time change that happened on...

Protecting your eyes during sports

According to Moorfields Eye Hospital in the UK “Sport and recreational injuries are the biggest single cause of accidental eye injury in children. They...

Mojacar Hosts Alzheimer Educational Session

Mojácar Council, in co-ordination with the Department of Health and Equality, the Spanish Alzheimer's Confederation (CEAFA) and the Relatives of Patients Association (AFA), recently...

Pink Ladies Looking Good

After a not so quiet summer Maria and the Pink Ladies and Panthers are back into full swing with fund raising for the AECC....

Independence far from reality for many people with disabilities

Many people with disabilities in the EU still live in institutions. They risk being isolated, marginalised and prevented from living a full, independent life,...

Availability of Spanish Welfare Services to Resident Expats

The saying that death and taxes are two certainties in life is one that we regularly hear on the Costa Blanca but perhaps the...

Improved Maternity facility at Vega Baja Hospital

The Maternity wing of the Vega Baja Hospital has completed the refurbishment of all its facilities to improve the comfort of future mothers in...

Project Hombre opens drug addiction centre in San Javier

People with problems of drug addiction now have a drug information and advice centre in San Javier run by the organisation Proyecto Hombre Murcia. The...

Reiki…..The Wonderful Energy Of Our Universe

INTRODUCTION There are as many paths to enlightenment as there are people. Reiki is one of those paths and each person who practices it will...

At least half of all cases of sight loss could have...

ONE in five people will live with sight loss in their lifetime despite at least half of all cases being avoidable , warns a...

Hopi Ear Candling  with Body Harmony

Thermo-Auricular therapy  (Hopi Ear Candles) - What are Hopi Candles? Hopi Ear Candles are hollow tubes made of cotton, soaked in beeswax, honey and herbs. When...

Archangel Michael……The Mighty Warrior Angel

We often call Michael “”St Michael” especially since Pope Pius named him the official patron saint of police officers and soldiers.  No wonder...Michael is...

Tiger mosquito attacks increase by almost 40%

Rainfall in recent weeks and high temperatures trigger the presence of the insect in the province - The rains in August coupled with those of...

3 Tips for protecting your eyes this summer

Leading optical group Specsavers Opticas have offered the following advice for keeping eyes healthy, protected and looking great this summer. Protect your eyes from the...

Hospital patients take in fans from home

Spare a thought for those ladies lying in the Gynaecology ward in Alicante General Hospital, not only because of the discomfort and the pain...

Bayer antibody-drug conjulate (ADC) misses in phase 2 mesothelioma trial

Bayer's antibody-drug conjulate (ADC) anetumab ravtansine has failed to show improvements in the survival rates of mesothelioma patients. Stock prices of Bayer's collaborators ImmunoGen...

SUN PROTECTION ADVICE FROM QUIRÓNSALUD HOSPITAL

Torrevieja’s Quirónsalud Hospital has put an information centre in place which, during the summer, will move between many of the city’s busiest beaches offering...

ARE MAN-MADE MOSQUITO FARMS THE WAY FORWARD – LOS NIETOS?

I’m no expert but on the face of it’ I can only assume Murcia, Cartagena & Costas have joined forces to buck International wisdom...

SPAIN FIGHTS TRAFFICKING IN HUMAN ORGANS AND TRANSPLANT TOURISM

​As world leader in organ donation and transplantation, Spain has presented a draft Resolution to the United Nations General Assembly on effectively combating trafficking...

IS THE ORIHUELA COSTA ABOUT TO GET A HOSPICE?

The Leader Newspaper can exclusively reveal that talks are currently underway amongst representatives from a number of interested authorities to establish a hospice for...

QUIRÓNSALUD TORREVIEJA WINS THE “HIGHLY RECOMMENDED” AWARD FOR BEST INTERNATIONAL HOSPITAL...

The award was presented at the IMTJ Medical Travel Awards 2017  The Hospital Quironsalud Torrevieja received the recognition for the Best International Hospital "Highly Recommended"...

PEST CONTROL OFFICERS ON THE MOVE

The Councilor for Health, Noelia Grao, spoke recently of the latest actions carried being out by the Orihuela Council to control and prevent possible...

COUNCILLOR’S ‘NO SHOW’

Begoña Cuartero, the councillor for urbanism, failed to turn up for a meeting last week with Carmen Diaz, the President of the association ‘Orihuela...

SPECTACLE WEARER OF THE YEAR COMPETITION 2017

Specsavers Opticas’ annual Spectacle Wearer of the Year competition is open for entries until the 11th of June. The objective of the competition is to...

MOTIVATION BY JONATHAN GILCHRIST

Costa Blanca's Top Hypnotherapist Have you ever decided on losing weight or stopping smoking or tried to set a goal but failed to stick to...

LOSING WEIGHT THE FAST TRACK… AND THE EASY WAY!

By Jonathan Gilchrist, Costa Blanca's Top Hypnotherapist Summer is the most uplifting time of year and its coming up FAST!. However, for people who are overweight,...

COLOUR SOUL READINGS  BY PENNY WING 

Colour Soul Readings Colour Soul Readings using Colour Mirrors bottles are hugely revealing, powerful and rewarding. They enable people to see themselves in full, vibrant...

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