Health & Beauty

ALLERGIES occur when the immune system reacts in an exaggerated way to an external agent that generates a series of inflammatory and other similar responses in our body. There are…
THE digestive tract disease of diverticulitis gets surprisingly little media airtime despite medicalxpress.com reporting a 21% increase in emergency room visits directly related to it. The study also confirms the…
LAST Monday marked the 25th anniversary of World Mental Health Day, which helps to raise awareness of mental health issues and fight the stigma surrounding them. Around a quarter of…
WHILE the typical urge following a stressful day is go and blow off some steam, not everyone immediately thinks of hitting the gym. Although long baths and meditations are also…
WHEN it comes to improving your heart’s health, exercise is as key as eating the right kind of foods. You don’t have to be doing a large amount of activity…
THE Hospital Quironsalud group launched a campaign this week to encourage members of the public to undergo PSA tests to screen for prostate cancer. PSA tests are being offered for…
IN today’s world, sleep can be something that is difficult to accomplish. Bombarded by email, phone apps and text messages, it can be hard to switch off from the technological…
MORE simple and streamlined make-up routines has lead to a slowed growth in colour cosmetics this year. New research from leading global market intelligence agency Mintel reveals that consumer desire…
SOME 1.9 million people aged over 65 live alone in Spain, a figure which has increased. That's according to the latest Continuous Household Survey of the National Statistics Institute (INE).…
NEW research has revealed that more people than ever are using sports nutrition products. Once used only by athletes, research by Mintel, the world’s leading market intelligence agency, showed that…
RECENTLY, everywhere I go, it seems there are holidaying couples arguing. Research shows that almost 40 per cent of couples have a row on holiday, with 5 per cent arguing…
WITH temperatures soaring above 30 degrees this summer, even those of us who are careful to stay out of the sun can accidentally burn. If you have caught too much…
RESEARCHERS from the University of Alicante say they believe that your birth month could be related to what illnesses and diseases may afflict you. The scientists carried out the study…
After months of having no internet, I am back online. Hallelujah! Thanks to my smartphone, I've had access to the internet wherever I could log in to WiFi (I drank…
THE Red Cross Community of Madrid has launched a new humanitarian project aimed at preventing elderly abuse and social problems suffered by the older society. Titled 'Good Treatment of the…
FOR MOST people summer is a joyous time filled with woodland walks and terrace drinking, but for most hayfever sufferers all it brings are wild fits of sneezing. According to…
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