We are moving ahead in the fight against AIDS. A group of researchers at the Hospital Clinic of Barcelona has managed to find out why some people with HIV, approximately 5% of those infected do not develop the disease, even without medical treatment.
Research in the field of oncology is surprising. The rapid evolution of techniques for diagnosis and treatment of cancer researchers are applying the latest technology (in this case that of the human genome) for the detection or prevention of cancer.
Exposure to asbestos multiplies by 47 the possibility of suffering a fatal cancer according to a study on the effects of this mineral conducted in the catchment area of the factory Uralita Cerdanyola del Valles (Barcelona), which between 1907 and 1997 acted as a focus pollutant .
The rhubarb, a vegetable that can be added to sweet or savory dishes, could be in the future the basis of a new cancer treatment, since eating this food cooked dramatically increases the levels of anti-cancer substances within the body.
Although relatively satisfied, most Spanish are interested in improving their relationships. With nearly three hours, particularly 2.7 hours a week, the Canaries, along with the Cantabrian, Spanish are the most time devoted to their sex. The national average stands at 2.3 hours per week.
From seven to ten patients with renal failure were infected with hepatitis C, the most severe variant of disease during their dialysis sessions in Tarragona by negligence occurred in the dialysis service.