Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a worldwide annual campaign involving thousands of organizations, to highlight the importance of the awareness, education and research. According to the World Health Organization, this is most common cancer among women worldwide, claiming the lives of hundreds of thousands of women each year and affecting countries at all levels of … Continue reading Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Meet Our Plastic Surgeon: Dr. Noemí González

Meet Our Plastic Surgeon at Turó Park Medical Center: Dr. Noemí González. After graduating her Medical School (MD) at the University of Barcelona and Université d´Amiens (France), Dr González approved her Doctoral Degree (PhD) at the Humboldt University of Berlin with a Cum Laude Qualification. Noemí is internationally Board Certified in Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive … Continue reading Meet Our Plastic Surgeon: Dr. Noemí González

BCNOrtho – 10th Anniversary

The 10th anniversary of the BCNOrtho meeting happens this week in Barcelona.  Digital orthodontics is already here, and many advances in three-dimensional imaging, design, and printing make this technology very useful in every dentist’s office. This edition of BCNOrtho will be full of clinical techniques and advice based on the many years of experience of … Continue reading BCNOrtho – 10th Anniversary

What is Life Coach?

What is Life Coach? Life coaching is generally speaking a synergistic relationship between a professional and a client designed to remove limitations and barriers and tap into your full potential. Many people still associate the word “coach” with the image of someone who drives his athletes towards improvement and perfection. This same model for coaching … Continue reading What is Life Coach?

Healthcare in Spain

Spanish Healthcare consists of both private and public healthcare, with some hospitals (hospitales) and healthcare centres (centros de salud) offering both private (privado) and state healthcare services (asistencia sanitaria pública). You don’t need to have private health insurance to get medical treatment in Spain but it usually allows you to get faster treatment for non-emergency … Continue reading Healthcare in Spain

Useful Phone Numbers in Barcelona

If you recently moved or are just visiting Barcelona, make sure you’re always prepared with this list of important and emergency phone numbers in Barcelona. 112 All general emergencies 061 Medical emergencies Website: www.catsalut.net 080 Fire service The Fire brigrade or fire service is called “Bombers de Barcelona” Website: http://www.bcn.es/bombers 088 Police (Mossos d’Esquadra) The Mossos d’Esquadra are … Continue reading Useful Phone Numbers in Barcelona