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The government of Andorra is developing a treatment plan for young people addicted to toxic substances

The Andorran government intends to implement a protocol giving treatment options for young people and adolescents suffering from behavioral problems resulting from addiction.

A protocol prepared by the Ministry of Social Affairs, Housing and Youth, to identify adolescents or young people at risk, is to be submitted on March 9, at the first meeting of the …

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The Meteorological Service of Catalonia announces snowfall in the Pyrenees

The Meteorological Service of Catalonia announces heavy snowfall from Friday noon until Saturday. Civil Protection recommends caution when traveling.

Civil Protection of the Generalitat has activated the alert of the NEUCAT based on the Meteorological Service of Catalonia (SMC) forecasts of heavy snowfall from this Friday noon until Saturday noon, in the central and western Pyrenees.

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Andorra and Spain reviewed the bilateral health agreements

Andorran Health Minister, Joan Martínez Benazet, and his Spanish counterpart, Salvador Illa, met on Wednesday to discuss the collaboration agreements between the two countries in the field of health. The two politicians have expressed their desire to take these agreements further, including the possibility that the Hospital de Nuestra Señora de Meritxell could become a …

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First case of coronavirus confirmed in Andorra

The case was confirmed at 10:15 am Monday, 2nd of March. A 20-year-old man has arrived from Milan this weekend, he went to the hospital and, after he was diagnosed, he distributed a message through social media.

Authorities said there were no other suspicions of coronavirus in Andorra yet.

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Andorran government updates protocols against coronavirus

The Ministry of Health recommends that anyone who has recently visited the areas most affected by this illness should contact a health facility for medical examination.

The Andorran ministry of health said on Tuesday that it is continuously adapting its action protocol in case of coronavirus infection in Andorra, in accordance with protocols established by the …

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The Bone Marrow Donation Program will go live on March 16th

The Ministry of Health presented the Bone Marrow Donation Program on Tuesday. The program will launch on March 16th, and will allow, for the first time, residents of the Principality to become donors and to register in the bone marrow donor register (REDMO) that is part of the international donors’ network. Therefore, it would be …

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Specific protocols for Coronavirus activated

The Minister of Health, Joan Martinez Benazet, informed the Government of the actions that are being taken in relation to the new Coronavirus identified in China and the situation in Andorra. He informed that since the start of the alert, the health authorities have proceeded to inform health professionals and reminded them of the appropriate …

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