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Portugal is the country to go in 2017

Already thinking of where to go next year? According to Huffington Post, Portugal is the country everybody will be visiting. To support this claim, Huffington Post gathers the latest ranks that put Portugal on the top, like Travel + Leisure’s choice

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Posted in Algarve, Lisbon, News, Portugal, Uncategorized

Brand “Portugal” on the rise

World renowned personalities, a widely spoken language, modern infrastructures and a business friendly environment are some of the aspects that Huffington Post points out as the reasons of Portugal’s bright momentum. The recent election of Portuguese António Guterres as United Nations

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Posted in Lisbon, News, Portugal, Visit Portugal

Cardiovascular diseases

All the organs in the body are important, but the heart certainly deserves a special care. Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) are the leading cause of death worldwide. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), more than 75% of CVD deaths occur

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Posted in Check-up & Diagnosis, Health, Health news, Health Prevention, Lisbon, Medical Procedures, Oporto, Portugal

29th September – World Heart Day

World Heart Day is celebrated on the 29th of September. Throughout the world, millions of deaths are linked to heart problems, and many could be avoided with an healthier lifestyle and early prevention mechanisms. According to the world Health Organization

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Posted in Check-up & Diagnosis, Diagnosis & Check-Ups, Health news, Healthcare, Portugal

Parents: help your kids reach full potential at school – part 2

Following the previous article we give you a few more tips to guarantee your children will have a prosperous school year. This time we talk about sports, grandparents and dyslexia.  Sports Sports are always a good choice as an extra curricular activity.

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Posted in Health, Health Prevention, Healthy living, Portugal, Stay healthy

Parents: help your kids reach full potential at school

Sleep, eating habits and motivation are essential for a productive school year. Start implementing good practices from the beginning. We give you some advice coming from our partner, Hospital Lusíadas. Sleep A good night of sleep is essential. A disturbed

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Posted in Check-up & Diagnosis, Health Prevention, Healthy living, Portugal

Portugal receives 23 “World Travel Awards”

Best beach destination, best island destination and best cruise destination were some of the highlights for Portugal at this year’s “World Travel Awards” for the European region. Every year, Portugal’s tourism offer gets more and more recognition. This time, the country

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Posted in Algarve, Lisbon, Portugal, Visit Portugal

5 reasons to love eating out in Lisbon

Forbes contributor Ann Abel provides a dozen of reasons to love Lisbon, “a postcard-picturesque city”. Safety and affordability, architecture, historical landmarks, its welcoming inhabitants are only some of the charms of this city. But the food scene deserved a special

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Posted in Lisbon, News, Portugal

Coping with Burnout

Are you feeling too much stressed out about work, even during the holidays? Feel tired all the time? Don’t care as much about yourself anymore and don’t have much motivation to start a whole new day? You may be suffering

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Posted in Check-up & Diagnosis, Health, Health Prevention, Healthy living, Medical Tourism, Portugal, Uncategorized

Best places to live: what makes Portugal so special?

Members of InterNations, an international expat community, put Portugal among the top ten places to live by weather. But this country has much more to offer than the sunniest continental european capital. Some countries value good weather more than others, but

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Posted in Medical Tourism, News, Portugal, Retirement in Portugal, Visit Portugal