Monthly Archives: May 2015

Lisbon is considered Europe’s new culture capital instead of Paris or Berlin

European capitals have always been subject to many cultural manifestations and the inspiration for artists over the centuries. An article on Elevated Today talks about how Lisbon is the next big culture spot in Europe. Instead of going to the

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American association “No Stomach for Cancer” awards Portuguese investigators for their research on stomach cancer

Three Portuguese investigators were awarded 25,000 € to continue their research on Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer. This collaboration is between two investigators from the University of Porto and from the Technical University of Lisbon. This is the first time that

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Daily Express recommends the top 10 things to do when visiting Portugal

The English newspaper published recently an article featuring their favorite 10 things to do when visiting Portugal. The first thing to do when in Portugal is to visit the country’s capital: Lisbon. A good place to start is the historic

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7 superfoods for weight-loss

Yahoo health has listed the 7 best superfoods for weight-loss so that those who are looking to lose a few pounds before summer can get a hint of delicious and nutritional foods that will boost weight loss. A balanced diet

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Medical Tourism is a growing trend among Americans

Every year it is estimated that more than 750, 000 American residents travel outside the country to seek medical care abroad, according an article of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. The choice of travelling outside the country of

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Porto voted the preferred European destination for Americans

Airbnb recently did a research on where in Europe their American users are planning or willing to travel in the near future. The preferred destinations surprised them and their readers also. The number one preferred destination is Porto, in Portugal.

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Hospital Lusiadas Lisboa earns the Joint Commission International (JCI) accreditation

Hospital Lusiadas Lisboa is now the only private hospital in Lisbon – the capital of Portugal – to achieve such distinction from the leading accreditor of health facilities in the world. Joint Commission International is an independent organization that according

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CNN invites everyone for the centre of universe, the centre region of Portugal

CNN journalist Paul Ames highlights the beauty and undiscovered treasures of “Centro”. The centre region of Portugal for its monuments, natural beauty and of course, food. The journalist says the region is a “largely undiscovered array of treasures unjustly ignored by Portugal

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Breast reduction and breast lift surgery

Breast size can affect women in various ways, whether they are too big or too small for comfort. We have previously discussed about breast augmentation for women who feel their breasts are too small. Now we will discuss when women

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