Health

Heavy investors create medical cannabis marketplace in Brazil

The Cannect platform aims to cover the entire universe of cannabis At the end of March, Fernando Domingues, co-founder and chairman of the board of Conexa Saúde, went for coffee with Allan Paioti, then executive director of Hospital Alemão Oswaldo Cruz. During the conversation, Domingues said he was investing in …

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Is it possible to prevent cancer?

Tell the truth: are your exams up to date? Have you been exercising? And the food, is it more like homemade food or more like fast food? Exams up to date, regular physical activities and good nutrition: this is the Holy Trinity of cancer prevention. I know it’s not yet …

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BH resumes elective surgeries after four months of suspension; ‘queue’ at SUS has 33 thousand people | Minas Gerais

Anyone who has had kidney stones knows that pain is one of the most intense. Imagine having this feeling daily, with no prospect of getting better. That’s how it has been for Cristiano de Sousa Ataídes, 43, who for four months waiting for a vacancy in the SUS in Belo …

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Ministry of Health launches new mascot, ‘Rarinha’, for actions on rare diseases | Science and Health

The Ministry of Health launched, this Tuesday (31), a new mascot, “Rarinha”, for actions on rare diseases in Brazil. The mascot, created with the symbol of the little foot test, will have the mission of disseminating information about the approximately 8,000 rare diseases known to date. In Brazil, 6 of …

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Fat and anti-diet nutritionists stand against dietary restrictions

An anti-diet dietitian and a fat dietitian: what do they have in common besides escaping stereotypes? Both believe that eating well is more than listing nutrients and having a lean body. Known on social networks with the (Un)Built Nutrition and Fat Nutritionist profiles, Pabyle Flauzino and Erick Cuzziol unveil the …

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Risk of developing genetic-related disease decreases with age | Longevity Blog: how to use

We know that the genes we inherit from our parents play an important role in the emergence of diseases and that aging predisposes us to more illnesses. However, researchers at the University of Oxford last week released an auspicious news for the elderly: the association of a person’s genetic load …

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Regional Health Foundation – CE extends enrollment of three Public Tenders with more than 6 thousand vacancies

Professionals must perform activities in a working day of 24 to 40 hours a week or 12×36 shifts and will have salaries of up to R$23 thousand; check out In the state of Ceará, the Regional Health Foundation (Funsaúde) released new amendments to three Public Tenders, which together aim at …

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Nutritionist Day, the professional vigilant of our healthy life

A professional who helps us achieve better quality of life, who works with health promotion, using his knowledge in various areas to ensure that everyone is more aware of healthy eating; It is the nutritionist who determines how the patient will be nourished, respecting their entire pathological context. Click here …

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Travel helps relieve mental fatigue caused by the pandemic – Travel

Reconnection, discovery, well-being. Faced with so many meanings that a trip can have, many now become even more relevant. Experiences provided by tourism can be allies in caring for the mental health and help to deal with conditions resulting from the pandemic, such as anxiety and exhaustion. “The trip always …

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Nutritionist’s Day: 7 food and exercise apps for a healthy lifestyle

d3sign/Getty Images Applications help comply with nutritionists’ recommendations for preventing diseases and problems such as obesity, diabetes and hypertension Today (31) the Nutritionist’s Day, a professional we turn to when we need guidance on food re-education, health and new habits related to our consumption of food and beverages, capable of …

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