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The Virus that Cures Cancer?

Sitting in a refrigerator in a Swedish laboratory is what promises to be a cheap and effective cancer treatment. So why are the trials to bring it to market not going ahead? A great article in The Telegraph explores this interesting subject. On the snow-clotted plains of central Sweden a self-deprecating gene therapist seems to […]

Cancer Research News from Mallorca

Therapy in Mallorca

Therapy V Antidepressants

  There’s a reason depression can be so difficult to treat: Scientists are still figuring out exactly how and why it strikes. An article recently published on www.uk.businessinsider.com discussed a new report in Nature by Emily Anthes who explores why therapy and drugs sometimes work — and sometimes don’t. Depression doesn’t just give you a temporary case […]


Make mental health bigger priority

Mental health is making more headlines these day and the emphasis is on acknowledging where suffers have been failed and finding solutions. England’s chief medical officer, Dame Sally Davies, has recently said that mental health needs to be more of a priority, with targets for waiting times and more protection for funding. As well as […]

Mental Health Issues in Mallorca

Health News in Mallorca

Ebola Facts

Based on current conversations we are having in person and on social media it is obvious how concerned people are about the Ebola virus. Now with new cases being reported in Spain and the USA, even the most calm and pragmatic people are showing some genuine concern about what is now being described as an epidemic. In […]


Alcohol Debate

As new government guidelines prescribe a drug for ‘mild alcoholics’, The Telegraph took a look at some conflicting research we have had about alcohol over the past few years. The new drug is to be prescribed for “mild alcoholics” who drink two glasses of wine a night, as part of an attempt by the national health watchdog […]

Alcohol Advice in Mallorca

Alzheimer's News from Mallorca

Dementia prevention: Is a natural method the best?

A really interesting article was published in NaturalNews.com. We wouldn’t normally recreate an article word for word, but the author makes a very interesting argument for a natural approach to Alzheimer’s and we didn’t want to do an injustice to the article. They report that there have been three attempts since 2012 to create an effective and not too […]