Monthly Archives: January 2016

Portuguese hotels distinguished by the luxury publication Condé Nast

Every year Condé Nast reveals the hotels and luxury spas with their seal of approval, which guarantees an exceptional experience, according to them. Hotels around the world receive this distinction every year and that makes them part of an exclusive

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Posted in News, Portugal

Vitamins and its benefits for your health

Our bodies need a certain amount of vitamins in order to be healthy. Maintain a healthy diet is important for weight-loss goals but is also important to ensure the body is consuming the necessary amount of vitamins. When following a

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Posted in Healthy living

Portugal in the top 10 best countries to retire abroad

Once again, Portugal is in the news as one of the best places to retire abroad. During the first days of 2016 were revealed two important rankings regarding the best places to retire abroad: one from Live and Invest Overseas

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Posted in Algarve, Non-Habitual Residents, Portugal, Retirement in Portugal

Hernia incidence is linked to genetics

Recent research found that there are four genes that are common to those who suffered from hernia in their lifetime. A study conducted by University of California San Francisco and Kaiser Permanente found that there are genetic modifications in patients

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Posted in Hernias

AFAR magazine names Portugal the most popular non-U.S. destination

According to AFAR travel magazine, Portugal was the most visited non-US location in 2015 and is the 5th must go destination for 2016. AFAR analysed the most searched terms and cities for trip planning in 2015 by their website visitors and

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Posted in Portugal

Portuguese doctor is the most influential pathologist in the world

Pathologist Manuel Sobrinho Simões

“The Pathologist” magazine asked pathologists all over the world who were the most influential and powerful pathologist professionals. In a list containing 100 medical professionals, Manuel Sobrinho Simões was considered number one. Manuel Sobrinho Simões has been a pathologist for

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Posted in Healthcare, Portugal