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The Food and Drug Administration on February 23, approved Florida’s request to import certain drugs from Canada. In North America, World, Health - 02 Mar 2024, 18:31

Why going plant-based could transform your health

In Health, Lifestyle - 24 Feb 2024, 13:01

The Controversies Surrounding Stem Cell Therapy for Autism

In Health - 23 Feb 2024, 17:31



Medical societies strengthen the importance and safety of flu vaccination

Based on scientific evidence, six Portuguese medical societies prepared a consensus document that highlights best practices to... In Health - 23 Feb 2024, 11:01

Do you want a radiant smile? We have the solution for you!

The evolution of invisible braces In Health, Business, Algarve - 23 Feb 2024, 09:01

Can you lower your bowel cancer risk?

In Health, Lifestyle - 19 Feb 2024, 18:01

AquaBeam surgery and the case of King Charles

In Health - 16 Feb 2024, 10:01

How to lower your stroke risk at every age

In Health - 14 Feb 2024, 19:31

The importance of food in mental health

In Health - 09 Feb 2024, 11:01

How to fight cancer on World Cancer Day?

In Health - 09 Feb 2024, 10:01

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From Panama, Around the World to Portugal

As I stood before the great pyramids of Giza in Egypt, tears of joy ran down my face. In all of my wildest dreams, I never could... In Portugal, North America, Lifestyle - 03 Mar 2024, 19:01

An American in Portugal - A River Runs Through It

A frequently asked question by many potential expats is, “Will I need to learn the... In Portugal, North America

When will Renfe start operations in Portugal?

The Spanish rail giant has been announcing its intention to start operations in Portugal,... In Opinion

Health for the new age

Forget counting calories – just focus on these ‘medicinal’ foods

If there was a drug that could boost your metabolism, help weight loss, dampen inflammation and lead to a happier and longer life,... In Health for the new age, Lifestyle - 27 Jan 2024, 13:01

Wellness trends to look out for in 2024

Thinking of ditching caffeine, soaking in CBD and pledging to cook from scratch? You’re... In Health for the new age, Lifestyle - 17 Jan 2024, 13:01

Editor's Choice

Smallest international bridge in the world links Portugal to Spain

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Other Health Articles

Standardising cancer screening costs

The Directorate-General for Health (DGS) defends the definition of criteria to standardise... In News, Health - 04 Feb 2024, 19:01

The price of some prescriptions could increase 10%

Medicines with a price of up to ten euros will be able to increase by up to 3.5%, while... In News, Health - 04 Feb 2024, 16:01

Hospital Renovation

In an investment of €750 thousand, the Hospital Amato Lusitano (HAL) in Castelo Branco... In Portugal, Central, Health - 04 Feb 2024, 09:31

Alternative Testing

A new study by a group of researchers at the University of Gothenburg found that blood... In Europe, World, Health - 03 Feb 2024, 17:31


Doing just 15 minutes of extra physical activity a day can mitigate the damage caused by... In Asia, World, Health - 03 Feb 2024, 14:31

Cancer prevention

New research by Public Health Scotland (PHS) suggests there have been no cases of cervical... In United Kingdom, Europe, Health - 03 Feb 2024, 13:31

The importance of biomarkers in oncology

In Health - 02 Feb 2024, 11:01

No bone? We have the solution for you!

In Health, Business - 02 Feb 2024, 10:01

2,400 SNS health professionals are foreigners

In News, Health - 01 Feb 2024, 16:02