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    • 24TH OCTOBER 2019
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    Prostate Cancer

    Prostate Cancer

    Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer among men, with approximately 1,276,106 new cases per year in the world. According to data of the Observatory of the cancer of the AECC, in Spain 31,728 new cases were diagnosed and 6,061 people died due to prostate cancer in 2018. The information provided on this site

    • 11TH OCTOBER 2019
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    Preparing for a Hard Brexit

    Preparing for a Hard Brexit

    As we edge ever nearer a hard Brexit, Dominic Raab writes an open letter to the British community living in Spain offering advice on how UK Citizens can be best prepared for Brexit. “No matter the terms of our departure from the EU, you will continue to be able to live and work in Spain.

    • 19TH SEPTEMBER 2019
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    Psychiatry in Spain

    Psychiatry in Spain

    A Psychiatrist deals with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mental health conditions Unlike a Counsellor, Therapist or Psychologist, a Psychiatrist is a medical Doctor who has specialised in Psychiatry. This allows them to prescribe medication when necessary, but also recommend other types of treatment. A Psychiatrist can treat a wide range of conditions including

    • 16TH SEPTEMBER 2019
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    Common Plan against the British health insurance fraud

    Common Plan against the British health insurance fraud

    The Spanish Government and private health service are joining forces against insurance fraud from British companies. ASPE (Alianza de la Sanidad Privada Española) placed a new complaint before the European Commission and together they take measures to prevent a burden to the Spanish healthcare system. It is believed that up to 800 tourists a day

    • 5TH SEPTEMBER 2019
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    Vegans and vegetarians more prone to risk of stroke

    Vegans and vegetarians more prone to risk of stroke

    A slightly misleading title, but in a recent article published in the British medical Journal suggests that vegans and vegetarians may be at higher risk of stroke compared to their meat-eating counterparts. A long-term study followed the eating habits of 48,188 participants, who had no history of heart disease, stroke or angina, during 18 years.

    • 21ST AUGUST 2019
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    Toxic Relationships

    Toxic Relationships

    This excellent article written by Steve Garrett first appeared in the Good Men Project in 2018. Steve outlines his personal experience in a toxic relationship and the difficulties he had in dropping it. Sometimes we find ourselves unable to walk away from a toxic or damaging relationship. I was involved for far too long with

    • 8TH AUGUST 2019
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    Sexuality

    Sexuality

    There are many confusing ideas about what sexuality is, but sexuality is not about how many partners you have sex with, or how often you have sex, or necessarily how you perform. Sexuality is more about your sexual feelings, thoughts and your attractions towards other people. Attraction can be physical, sexual or emotional and they

    • 2ND AUGUST 2019
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    Member of an ambulance crew reported for shouting “Viva España!” at a patient

    Member of an ambulance crew reported for shouting “Viva España!” at a patient

    The linguistic platform “per la Llengua” claim that the patient was not attended to because he spoke in Valencian The Platform per la Llengua has denounced an ambulance crew member that shouted at a patient “long live Spain, long live the King, long live law and order!”, when he spoke in Valencian, according to the

    • 30TH JULY 2019
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    A recent review shows the benefits of treating ADHD with medication

    A recent review shows the benefits of treating ADHD with medication

    According to a text published in the Journal of Adolescent Health, medication provides significant protective benefits Some parents are reluctant to give their children powerful stimulants to treat the symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), but a new review, published in the Journal of Adolescent Health, shows that medications provide significant benefits. In addition

    • 20TH JULY 2019
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    Investigation into the ex-Bishop of Castelló’s courses to “cure homosexuality”

    Investigation into the ex-Bishop of Castelló’s courses to “cure homosexuality”

    The Bishopric of Alcalá maintains a paragraph on it’s website referring to homosexuality, “many cases can be solved with an appropriate therapy” The Community of Madrid will investigate the courses being offered by a child guidance centre linked to the Bishopric of Alcalá, also owned by the ex-bishop of Castello, Juan Antonio Reig Pla, where