The Ministry of Health has observed an increased number of cases since mid-December 2019. Since December 12, the Area for Health Promotion, Prevention and Surveillance has recorded a total of 46 suspected cases of mumps, with laboratory result for 42 (91.3%). Of these, 41 are positive (97.6%). The cases are mainly men (52.2%), with an …More
Dr. Joan Oliva Vilana is a Doctor in Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. He is the manager of Preclinical Studies, at Emmaus Medical, Inc., and a member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Molecular Sciences.
He graduated with honours from the University of Montpellier II (France), in 2005. The topic of his …More
The Andorran Ministry of Health, the State Insurance Service Company (CASS) and taxi service provider have concluded an agreement to provide an individual service for transporting patients who must receive treatment outside Andorra (if the medical services cannot be performed in Andorra).
It mainly relates to radiotherapy treatments.
The agreement allows patients to travel …More
Jesus Aranda is a professional massage therapist from Catalonia. He came to Andorra in 2015, and prior to that he worked in a physiotherapy centre in Spain where he also gave physical training classes as he has a Degree in Physical Activity Sciences. He now works as a massage therapist in Caldea. He told us …More
Since last December, in order to facilitate early detection of the infection and make it accessible to the entire population, a rapid detection test is available in all primary care centers, free of charge and confidential.
Since then, a total of 32 rapid HIV infection screening tests have been performed, all negative.
The Ministry of Health insists …More
The Council of Ministers, with the proposal of the health portfolio holder, Joan Martínez Benazet, has agreed to incorporate strokes or seizures in the list of pathologies that give entitlement to reimbursement benefits of up to 100%. The Board of Directors of CASS had sent the executive a favourable report in order to make this …More
Esther Suils Massana, a teacher, came to Andorra with her husband, an economist, to start their own chocolate production here, for the first time in the history of the principality. She told all-andorra.com about the features and varieties of this product:
“A few years ago we left Barcelona to live in the Philippines and once we …More
Egor Yurievich Plotnikov is the professor of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Biological Sciences, Head of the Mitochondria Structure and Function Laboratory in the Research Institute of Physical and Chemical Biology named after A.N. Belozersky.
He was born in 1980. He graduated with honors from the Cell Physiology and Immunology Department of the Moscow …More
Hot hydrogen sulfide baths in the open air: Les Bains de Llo, East Pyrenees, France
The thermal springs of Llo are located in Cerdanya, in the East Pyrenees (Department N66), in the picturesque French village of Llo on the edge of the gorge of Segré. They are rich in hydrogen sulfide which activates the …More
Frostbite, classifications and how to avoid it in the mountains: recommendations from the mountain guides of the French university, STAPS.
In the mountains, a person is exposed to several factors that cause them to fight the cold. Violation of heat exchange may occur due to weather conditions, improperly chosen clothing or incorrect behavior. Each body radiates …More