All Andorra news / News

Comprehensive Care Service for Women will supply free of charge “morning after pill” for women after the age of 16

Comprehensive Care Service for Women (El Servei Integral d’Atenció a la Dona, SIAD) was launched on 2nd March, 2020 in Andorra. It is a space that offers information and advice for those who need guidance on sexual and reproductive health, including family planning. It ensures individualized assistance and is free and found throughout the territory.

The …

More
All Andorra news / News

The Byly bio desodorante has been withdrawn from the market due to microbiological contamination by pseudomona aeruginosa

The product Byly bio desodorante dermo roll-on, lots 0707 and 0708 from Laboratorios Byly, S.A., has been withdrawn from the market due to microbiological contamination by pseudomona aeruginosa.

This has also been notified by the Spanish Agency for Medicines and Health Products.

Users are advised not to use them and to return them to the establishment where …

More
All Andorra news / News

From 1st July, before going to see a medical consultant in Andorra, patients must visit their GP

From 1st July, before going to see a medical consultant in Andorra, patients must visit their GP, (or referring doctor), so that he/she can make the relevant referral. Accordingly, patients will need to pay twice.

This decision has been made by the government of Andorra.

Gynecologists, ophthalmologists and dentists are excluded from the list of these specialties, …

More
Modern science and engineering with Ivan Stepanyan

Thermography – the future of the medicine, Roman Garskov believes

Roman Valeryevich Garskov—Business Development Director, Institute of Integrative Thermography LLC.

Thermal imagers are passive-type optical-electronic devices and they provide the ability to observe slightly heated objects by their thermal radiation in the infrared spectrum by converting radiation invisible to the human eye into an electrical signal that is amplified and automatically processed, and then it is …

More
What to do today? Cultural events in Andorra with Clare Allcard

LATEST REGULATIONS AND EVENTS as of Friday 13th March, 2020

LATEST REGULATIONS AND EVENTS as of Friday 13th March, 2020:

•Those at home from school are requested not to meet up in informal groups.

•Food shops, pharmacies, petrol stations and banks are allowed to be open.

•Almost allother commercial activity to cease for at least the next 15 days.

•Cafés, restaurants, club houses, leisure centres etc are all closed.

•Concerts, …

More
All Andorra news / Society

Andorra calls for extreme precautions to protect itself from the coronavirus

The Minister of Health Joan Martínez Benazet convened a press conference on Tuesday to update information on the coronavirus. He said, “there is currently no epidemic in Andorra”.

However, he recommended strengthening measures to protect the elderly from any disease that could complicate their health. According to him, “the mortality due to this virus is particularly …

More
All Andorra news / Society

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 …

More