Costa Rican Woman Assists Communities in Africa

María Laura Chacón is a young Costa Rican woman who started her most rewarding experience 5 years ago by joining the medical-humanitarian organization Doctors...

Alcoholic Beverages and Your Health

Alcoholic beverages usually accompany us in meetings between friends, dinners or parties. In fact, they are the most popular drinks for moments of recreation...

Shiatsu and Other Yoga Therapies

In our country, a great variety of alternative health therapies are practiced. We have adopted a therapy called “Shiatsu”, which consists of pressing with...

Woman Dies of Cancer in France, after Receiving Transplant of Smoker’s Lungs

A patient suffering from cystic fibrosis developed cancer shortly after receiving a lung transplant from a smoker in France, according to a study published...
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Surprising Benefits of Coconut Embryo

Coconut is the fruit produced by the coconut tree that contains components that benefit the human body. The fruit is fleshy, with fibrous bark,...
Grapes

The Properties Of The Grape and Its Benefits for Health

The known nutritional properties of the grapes come from that they are one of the futras that more benefits contribute to our health. They...

Alert! Herbicide Used In Urban Public Areas Can Cause Cancer

The herbicide called glyphosate, whose use is only allowed for agriculture, is being used in public areas of San José and Cártago, in which...
Shoes that help fight Parkinson's

New Technology Creates Shoes that Help Fight Parkinson’s

It seems like information taken from a fiction movie, and that a pair of shoes allows you to help control your health conditions is...

How to Eat Healthy but Without Excessive Restrictions

We know that everything at the beginning is a bit difficult. And more when we talk about food because human beings like to eat...

Users Can Download the EDUS App on Their Smartphones

The Unique Digital Health File (EDUS), implemented by the Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CCSS), has the function of integrating the different levels of...
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