The Fallacy That Vaccinating 70% Achieves Group Immunity: "we Don't
Health

The fallacy that vaccinating 70% achieves group immunity: “We don’t know when we will reach it”

Specialists do not consider 70% vaccinated as a “magic” figure that justifies the lifting of measures. The concept of group, or herd, immunity is one of the most slippery of all that we have learned with the pandemic. It is very easy to define it: the indirect protection that is achieved when a population becomes […]

The Weather In Spain For Tomorrow, Tuesday, January 5: Snowfall,
Meteorology

The weather in Spain for tomorrow, Tuesday, January 5: snowfall, cold and frost

A new Atlantic storm will leave low temperatures in almost all of Spain. The approach of a new Atlantic storm will leave abnormally low temperatures in almost all of Spain and will put Castilla y León on an orange warning and eight other autonomous communities on yellow, with snowfall throughout the north, especially in Cantabria […]

The Unexpected Exercise That Reduces Body Fat And That You
Nutrition

The unexpected exercise that reduces body fat and that you often avoid

Lifting weights not only serves to show off bigger muscles, recent research claims that it also helps burn fat. Weight loss in general, and fat loss in particular, is one of the goals most pursued by gym customers in Spain. However, most of them continue to attach great importance to aerobic-type sports —such as running, […]

The World Needs Oxytocin: The Hormone Of Love Is Also
Research

The world needs oxytocin: the hormone of love is also the hormone of friendship

The investigation of the substances that make the company pleasant opens the door to social applications. With the world on the brink of nuclear war, diplomacy manages to bring together the leaders of USA Y North Korea for one last desperate attempt at dialogue. While both men shake hands and challenge each other with their […]

This Is The Weather That Awaits Us For This Weekend
Meteorology

This is the weather that awaits us for this weekend in Spain

The weather forecast from today, Friday, January 8 to next Monday, January 11, 2021 alerts for snowfall and extreme cold in Spain. Today, Friday, January 8, they are expected heavy snowfall in central areas, as well as in the eastern and southeastern peninsular interior, with quite low snow levels, which can accumulate thicknesses of up […]

The Great Lie Of Vitamin B17: The Dangerous Remedy That
Nutrition

The great lie of vitamin B17: the dangerous remedy that promises to cure cancer

One of the main risks is that once consumed, this ‘vitamin’ can be transformed into cyanide that is harmful to our body. From time to time, a substance called vitamin B17 appears online. Usually highlighting its ability to cure cancer. However, under this name is actually hidden a medicine called Laetrile, a man-made form of […]

Recycling With A Reward: This Is How This New Model
Environment

Recycling with a reward: this is how this new model works in Catalonia

The citizens of 20 Catalan municipalities can now obtain rewards every time they recycle their cans and plastic bottles. More than a million Catalan citizens can receive rewards every time they recycle their plastic beverage cans and bottles in the yellow bins. This is possible thanks to RECICLOS, a Return and Reward System (SDR) that […]

Mate: Benefits And Properties Of The 'fat Burning' Infusion That
Nutrition

Mate: benefits and properties of the ‘fat burning’ infusion that helps with cholesterol

Mate is more than a ritual infusion as it provides multiple benefits to the body, including fat burning that helps in weight loss diets. It has become an icon thanks to celebrities like Messi, who has appeared on multiple occasions sipping his tea in public. The infused yerba mate leaves, Ilex paraguariensis in their scientific […]

Who Warns Of The Next Lethal Pandemic: "it Could Happen
Health

WHO warns of the next lethal pandemic: “It could happen at any time”

The World Health Organization says that the catastrophe caused by Covid-19 could have been avoided and asks to maintain a continuous response capacity. The world needs to have a strong financing mechanism that allows it to face future pandemics and that, in an emergency, can disburse between 50,000 and 100,000 million dollars in the short […]

Pollution: Madrid Still Does Not Meet The European Limit Despite
Environment

Pollution: Madrid still does not meet the European limit despite the stoppage of the pandemic

The air quality monitoring station at Plaza Elíptica in Madrid (Spain), which always records the highest levels of NO2 in the municipality, exceeded the limit established by European regulations in 2020. The historical decrease in pollution in Madrid as a result of the collapse of mobility due to the coronavirus crisis has been insufficient to […]