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List of news and events


Do you know what the gastrocolic reflex is?

If you have ever felt abdominal pain or a sudden urge to go to the bathroom

Octagons are an information and prevention measure for the consumer

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Flatfoot in Children: Importance of h ...

A physical or clinical examination is sufficient to diagnose flat feet


The importance of talking to young pe ...

Today, it is very important to talk to teenagers about contraception

The diagnosis of these types of conditions is made through a medical evaluation

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3 reasons why it is important to detect cancer early

Each year approximately 8.8 million people die of cancer in the world


Why is it important to get vaccinated against influenza and pneumococcus ag ...

Before the pandemic began, Peru maintained a vaccination coverage higher than 90%

We have state-of-the-art technology for the detection of stroke: transcranial duplex ultrasound

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Acute appendicitis in children: The i ...

When the symptoms of appendicitis go beyond 24 hours, it can escalate into a g …


Herpes zoster: learn more about this ...

Is a viral infection characterized by the presence of painful vesicles grouped …

Seborrheic dermatitis in infants or children is an inflammatory disease of the skin

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High resolution fluorescence laparoscopy tower. Learn more about this innov ...

We have a 4K image fluorescence laparoscopy (ICG) tower to perform more precise and safe surgical procedures


Deafness: Causes and Treatment

The person who suffers from deafness does not listen correctly, needs to be repeated phrases

Menstruation can be a key piece to indicate an important condition on the health of women

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The only private health institution i ...

This recertification confirms the successful implementation of the Coronavirus …


Benefits of laparoscopic surgery in c ...

We have a new technique: laparoscopic surgery with indocyanine green…

Hirsutism is a common condition that occurs in women

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How much we know about pharyngitis?

The throat is one of the areas most affected by cold and humidity


How to recognize and prevent Bronchiolitis in our children?

It is important to recognize any signs of respiratory distress early, especially in children at risk

Our Cardiology service offers several tests for the diagnosis of arterial hypertension

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Mental health: signs that we should n ...

Changes in attitude. The people affected are usually not the same as before


Diagnosis of liver disease without li ...

In patients between 29 and 60 years of age, the second leading cause of mortal …

Acne is a dermatological condition characterized by chronic inflammation in the sebaceous glands

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Benefits of bilingualism for children

Children can easily learn a second language since they are in full physical


Cardiology checkup: take care of your heart health

Today, the pandemic has had an impact on the cardiovascular health of several Peruvians

Is a chronic disease caused by the crystallization of uric acid in different parts of the body

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What to do with acute gastroenteritis ...

The diagnosis of this condition is made by evaluating the medical history to r …


Periodontitis: Learn more about this ...

Currently, oral diseases affect almost 3.5 billion people, according to the Wo …

Far from being invasive, these treatments allow eliminating more malignant cells in just a few sessions

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Benefits of breastfeeding for mother and baby

We promote breastfeeding from the first day of the baby’s birth


Spina bifida occulta: How to diagnose it and when to operate on it

Among the tests that help us in the diagnosis of cases of hidden spina bifida are

Our Plastic Surgery service is always at the forefront of technology in innovative

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Why is it important the annual preven ...

By acquiring our health program, you access this important benefit


Melasma: learn more about this skin d ...

Is a pigmentation disorder characterized by excessive accumulation of melanin …

Eating Disorder or ED is a serious psychological disorder that leads to alterations in eating

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Important questions before joining a health program

If you are thinking of acquiring a health plan, we invite you to learn more about PlanSalud


Vaccines in older adults

Vaccines are preparations that are administered to people with the aim of generating active immunity

Every year, tobacco kills at least 8 million people, according to the World Health Organization

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How to remove excess skin after baria ...

Main treatments we offer to fight overweight and obesity 


5 reasons to have health insurance

Nowadays, having health insurance is essential, as it provides you protection

It is a long-term condition commonly due to the malfunction of the valves in the veins

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How to prepare children emotionally for an earthquake?

Explain to them that sometimes the earth shakes, causing houses, buildings


Why is it important to take your child to regular check-ups?

Regular child checkups play a decisive role during the first years of life

Bioimpedance, a body composition study that identifies the amount of fat

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PlanSalud: Learn more about the impor ...

At PlanSalud of Clinica Ricardo Palma we have exclusive benefits for our membe …


How to preserve fertility?

The most widespread and standardized methods to preserve fertility are egg and …

What is Polysomnography? It is a test that assesses several physiological parameters while we sleep

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Tips to take care of the visual health of our little ones

Prefer the use of screens at a considerable distance (computer or television)


Hearing loss in the elderly

Hearing loss, or better known as deafness, is the loss of hearing in one or both ears

Sinusitis is the inflammation of the nose and the cavities located around it

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Spinal fracture in patients with oste ...

Generally, these types of patients have back pain, which can be accompanied


Bipolar disorder: Learn more about th ...

Bipolar disorder is an inflammatory and functional brain psychiatric disease c …

In our country, more than 60% of Peruvians over 15 years of age suffer from overweight or obesity

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Healthy foods to take at home during the winter

Fruits to consider are: orange, tangerine, kiwi, sweet cucumber, banana, and passion fruit


We present our new equipment: Transcranial Doppler ultrasound

The Transcranial Doppler Ultrasound provides the following benefits

Asthma is a chronic disease that directly affects the airways

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Pediatric patients go to the operatin ...

Reducing the stress of surgical interventions, helping children and parents


We present our new Specialized Wound ...

The UNEH is made up of highly qualified professionals, members of the Wound

People’s mental health has been radically affected

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How do you know if your children have constipation?

The frequency and consistency of normal stools vary with the age of the children and the diet


Hip fracture in the elderly: Management and timely treatment

It is an acute bone lesion located in the proximal area of the femur

The intragastric balloon is a device that is placed in the stomach

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PlanSalud: Protecting yourself is the ...

We present you PlanSalud of Clinica Ricardo Palma


Keys to raising happy and resilient c ...

Every parent has ever wondered how to raise happy children

Tuberculosis is one of the world’s most fatal infectious diseases,

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Did you know that there are foods that can help you reduce stress?

The level of stress in people has increased due to the current situation in which we are living


Hepatitis B: What is it and how to diagnose it?

It is an infection caused by the hepatitis B virus that inflames the liver

Anemia is the decrease in the number of red blood cells in the blood

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Osteoarthritis of the hip and knee: H ...

In our Traumatology and Orthopedics service we control osteoarthritis with med …


Rights and wrongs in the use of natur ...

Taking care of our skin is one of the most important tasks

Remember, our body is exposed to the attack of bacteria, viruses and fungi

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What is menopause? It is the permanent cessation of menstruation that results from the loss of hormonal activity


Triglycerides: What are they and why do they increase?

Triglycerides are a form of energy storage like fat

An annual medical check-up can help us treat any illness in time

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Everything you need to know about irr ...

It is a very prevalent chronic functional intestinal disorder and a frequent r …


Learn more about Vitiligo

It is a disease that causes the appearance of white spots on the skin due to t …

Our Pediatrics service offers a comprehensive evaluation of the baby

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Hematuria or blood in the urine

Hematuria is the presence of blood in the urine; it can be microscopic


Diagnose Prostate Cancer in time!

Our Urology staff indicates key tests for an early diagnosis of prostate cancer

Andropause is a biological phenomenon associated with a decrease in testosterone

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Eye stroke: Do you know what it is?

This disease is usually caused by poorly controlled arterial hypertension


Reproductive Sexual Health: What Prev ...

The reproductive age of women begins with the first menstruation

Diabetic foot is one of the most frequent complications in patients with diabetes mellitus

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Learn about our interventional cardiology procedures

We offer you minimally invasive interventional cardiology procedures


Post COVID-19 hyperbaric oxygen therapy

Some of the sequelae generated by the exaggerated inflammatory response to the virus

Perú is one of the countries with the highest number of cervical cancer cases in the world

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Mastology Unit of Clinica Ricardo Pal ...

Specialists from the Mastology Unit at Clinica Ricardo Palma will meet this Ju …


What to do after receiving the COVID- ...

It is necessary to wait fourteen days after the last inoculation for the organ …

After being included in the first stage of vaccination against COVID-19

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Low back pain

What is low back pain and who is affected by it? It is pain in the lower lumbar region and, occasionally


Functional and aesthetic 3D rhinoplasty

In our country, rhinoplasty is a very frequent surgical intervention that mainly solves aesthetic problems

Clínica Ricardo Palma has an interventional cardiology room…

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Childhood cancer: warning signs and e ...

The rate of childhood cancer in the world is increasing


Signs that evidence addiction to Soci ...

Social networks have become more than a simple means of communication

People diagnosed with kidney disease suffer a great impact on their lives

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Oral hygiene in children: Good habits and proper cleaning

Oral hygiene should begin with the appearance of the baby’s first teeth


Myths and Truths about High Blood Pressure

Blood pressure is the force exerted against the walls of the arteries

By way of prevention, every newborn must undergo neonatal hearing screening

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Respiratory diseases at the change of ...

Acute respiratory infections are one of the main causes of death in the world


New surgical technique for thyroid no ...

he endoscopic thyroidectomy, minimally invasive surgical technique that remove …

When there is severe abdominal pain or traces of blood in the stool…

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5 things you should know about Fibromyalgia

It is a chronic condition of generalized muscle pain and tenderness associated with fatigue


High-precision radiotherapy, a new era in radiation therapy

What is ionizing radiation? It is a technique that benefits more than 80% of oncology patients

The scars left by some conventional surgeries on the neck to remove tumors…

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Infertility: From the first consultat ...

What is infertility? It is the difficulty that a couple has in getting a pregn …


World Hand Hygiene Day!

At the Ricardo Palma Clinic, we celebrate one more year the World Hand Hygiene …

It is a type of skin cancer that grows in cells that are located in the outer layer

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Why is it important to vaccinate your children?

Vaccines are vital for the health care of the person from birth


Did you know about Canalicular Syndromes?

Nowadays, many people visit the practice due to pain in certain areas

Having a headache is normal from time to time and depending on the situations that happen during the day

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Gallstones: Everything You Need to Kn ...

Sudden pain in the upper right side of the abdomen, which worsens rapidly


Venous thrombosis: Symptoms and cause ...

Thrombosis is a blood clot formed in a deep vein

Rectal bleeding, changes in bowel habits for more than four weeks, anemia for no apparent reason,

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Meet our new pediatric project: The Adventures of Kenko and Sagli

The health of the little ones deserves the greatest care


Breast Cancer: Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment

This disease claims around 1,800 lives annually

Covid-19 has not prevented people from smoking tobacco. It seriously harms the health of Peruvians

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Find out which profession to choose a ...

We put at your disposal highly trained clinical psychologists to evaluate


Tips to avoid back pain and problems ...

Back pain is usually a constant complaint among pregnant women

Constipation is a frequent problem of the pediatric age

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Asperger syndrome

According to the WHO, Asperger’s syndrome is recognized as a generalized disorder


Learn to prevent Cancer with “Mauchis”

Technology and education unite against Cancer

Self-medication should only be used for the treatment of mild symptoms

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How to avoid the symptoms of dermatit ...

Dermatitis is an inflammation of the skin caused by bacterial


Learn more about herniated interverte ...

This degenerative condition occurs when the discs between the vertebrae shift …

What consequences do these products have on our body?

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Body composition study: Bioimpedance

Do you know the best way to control your weight?


Everything you need to know about Colon Cancer

Colon Cancer, it is one of the neoplasms with the highest incidence in our country

In times of pandemic it is very important that the vaccination schedule is respected

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How to prevent dry eye syndrome

Dry eye cases increased after the pandemic, because many people spend long hou …


Tips to cope with the work routine at ...

Nowadays, teleworking is part of the new work modality…

Many people have begun to experience digestive…

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Learn about our comprehensive service for foreign patients

Since 2019, at Clinica Ricardo Palma, we have the International Department…


What diagnostic studies does Nuclear Medicine offer us?

The Nuclear Medicine unit of Clinica Ricardo Palma has the GE Spect NM830 double detector system

Very easy and nutritious for breakfast

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Minimally invasive endotracheal surge ...

At Clinica Ricardo Palma we successfully performed the first minimally invasiv …


Everything you need to know if you wa ...

The Blood Bank of Clinica Ricardo Palma gives you the opportunity to donate li …

The solterito is a cold dish, typical from Arequipa

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Post COVID-19: Benefits of hyperbaric treatment

At Clinica Ricardo Palma we have the Hyperbaric Chamber service…


Neurosurgery service available 24 hours a day

Clinica Ricardo Palma makes its Neurosurgery service available to all its patients

Ají de pollo is a flagship dish from our Peruvian cuisine

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Fatty liver and risk of cirrhosis: Ho ...

Cantidad de caracteres ingresados que se mostraran en la sección principal de …


Five benefits of Teleconsultation Ser ...

Teleconsultation services have become an excellent alternative to continue tak …

Books, movies, series, and games. The entertainment industry, increasingly,

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Clínica Ricardo Palma offers Antigen Tests

Clínica Ricardo Palma offers Antigen Tests…


Vaccines and allergies: 6 questions and answers

What are anaphylactic reactions? Anaphylaxis is a severe, rapidly onset, and life-threatening allergic reaction

Waking up at dawn or having insomnia. It is difficult to rest properly when you live in an environment

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Alternatives and treatments for Overw ...

Obesity is a chronic and progressive disease that leads to diseases such as di …


Childhood Cancer: Risk Factors and Wa ...

Cancer in children and adolescents is not preventable like other pathologies.. …

Just over a week has passed since the mandatory social isolation began

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How to prevent Cancer?

Most types of cancers can be prevented with a healthy lifestyle…


Five tests to detect cancer early

To detect certain types of cancer in the early stages, it is important to perform…

As cases of COVID-19 spread grow, concern and panic seem to increase in some people

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Skincare for children

Recommendations on how to protect the skin of your child this season at home.. …


Heat, masks and Coronavirus

The use of masks against the pandemic in summer is not only uncomfortable but …

Debemos considerar que los alimentos que enviamos no se malogren ni fermenten

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Social networks and children

These types of networks are fascinating for children and adolescents between the ages of 10 and 18…


Continue practicing preventive measures against Covid-19

it is important to continue with biosafety measures to avoid complications with our health…

The value of deserving things is essential for your child to be an independent and autonomous adult

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On the World Day to Fight Depression

Cases of depression have increased considerably since the appearance of COVID- …


Virtual New Year and with the family

Massive gatherings are the most dangerous contagion factor during year-end cel …

The attraction was that in addition to taking care of Pou, the app included several mini-games…

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5 tips to avoid the excess of food in December

Eat fruits and vegetables more often. Soups with vegetables are also a good option…


Home care for patients leaving ICU

Recommendations on how to implement home care for people who leave hospitals…

December is coming and your body knows it. It is certainly the perfect month to gain weight

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ...

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, is a progressive disease that causes sh …


Seven tips for good oral hygiene

Having healthy teeth and gums are aspects that we should not neglect…

Pregnancy is a stage full of mixed feelings and great changes in the body…

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On World AIDS Day

AIDS is an infection with a chronic lifelong course and COVID-19 is an acute infection…


Cancer and Covid: How does anxiety is manifested in times of pandemic?

Cancer is a condition that can be aggravated as a result of the spread of the new coronavirus…

Summer is approaching and many people are interested in giving tonicity

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Learn to channel your child’s energy ...

How to do it? The first thing parents need is patience.


Diabetes and the coronavirus pandemic ...

In Peru, 7% of adults suffer from diabetes, a condition that puts their health …

On Halloween night you will take your child trick-or-treating…

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6 things you should know about pneumonia

On World Pneumonia Day, our specialist details relevant aspects regarding this disease…


Insomnia, a disorder that has intensified during the pandemic

Trouble sleeping? It happens to many people. And even more…

In the last month, the “Joker” has become a success…

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Ischemic is the most frequently, occurring in 80% of all stroke cases…


How to eliminate sciatica pain?

Sciatica is the second most common cause of lost time at work after cold…

How to relieve muscle pain in children?

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International Day Against Breast Cancer


How to prevent “dry eye” syndrome

In these times of pandemic, many people spend long hours in front of devices that can harm visual health…

Both are a good choice. It is a matter of tastes and needs

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Obesity and diseases

Obesity and overweight are associated with various diseases that may affect th …


Tongue Cancer: risk factors and treat ...

A lesion on your tongue for more than two weeks could be a warning sign…

In recent years, Hormone Replacement Therapy has gained strength and more women are already using it

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How to help my child in the grieving process after the death of a loved one ...

The death of a family member is difficult at any stage of life…


Tips for a healthy old age

The International Day of Older Persons is observed on October 1 each year…

When a loved one dies, adults experience grief in different ways…

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Watch out for reflux

To prevent this annoying condition, it is recommended to modify nutritional ha …


Burnout syndrome

Burnout Syndrome is a natural response of the body when it has been subjected …

Sugar daddy is a very popular term nowadays

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Tips to avoid back pain and problems during pregnancy

Back pain is usually a recurrent complaint in pregnant women, and this is because weight


Learn the most common symptoms of lymphoma

The presence of a lump that does not cause pain, in the neck, underarm, or groin, can be a sign alerting

There is no celebration without food. This is very true in Peru…

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Bone pain: the main symptom of multip ...

Multiple myeloma is a malignant hematological disease characterized by an abno …


Scoliosis in children and adults

Scoliosis is an abnormal curvature of the spine into the shape of an S or a C. …

Not all older adults have the same attitude towards life…

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Keys to overcoming difficult times. Look at the optimistic side!

The coronavirus not only represents a threat to the health of thousands of Peruvians but also undermines their emotional stability and menta …


Pregnancy during the pandemic

In times of lockdown and isolation, the comprehensive care of pregnant women and the recommendations…

It is very common for young people and their parents to start asking themselves several questions about

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Four reasons obesity is a high-risk f ...

In 2010 obesity was classified by the WHO as a non-infectious pandemic, being …


Avoid skin complications due to the e ...

The impact of coronavirus has changed our lives and our personal care. Masks h …

Alarming figures were shown during the forum where only 2.1% of people presenting this…

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The limits on our children’s adolescence

Adolescents need to follow rules and respect limits, however hard it may be for them to accept


Coronavirus in children

Learn what to do and what symptoms are related to COVID-19

Personal appearance can make a difference when looking for a job…

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Winter and rheumatic diseases

Our specialist gives an insight into the effects of cold on patients suffering …


Breastfeeding reduces the risk of bre ...

Breast milk is the best food for a child up to 2 years old. It can protect the …

If you thought there’s no food that can replace milk regarding calcium content…

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How much does humidity affect the health of the lungs?

The sensation of cold and humidity has surprised Peruvians in recent days


Remote work is here to stay

Although this measure seeks to avoid contagion, we must adapt our house and routines…

Learn more of this disease that affects mostly men…

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Does stress affect milk quality? Myth ...

Breastfeeding is vitally important for brain development and healthy growth of …


Breast pain and the importance of reg ...

This symptom is associated in most cases with mastodynia and mastalgia.

Fruits are important in the diet of any adult…

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Disinfectants may “erase” fingerprints

Watch out! The use of this substance in large quantities could have negative consequences for our fingerprints


Older adults should be vaccinated now

Against influenza and pneumonia to be more protected against cold and humidity, in addition to other ills

The charts of malnutrition is due to lack of professionals in nutritional support

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Only men will donate plasma for the v ...

Efforts for Covid-19 treatment are already bearing fruit in our country.


Tips to prevent cancer

30% of cancer deaths can be prevented

There are alternatives that will allow you to avoid stomach discomforts…

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Children should be vaccinated before winter arrives in coronavirus time?

Take precautions before the temperature drop

Telemedicine service

Available to members of the following insurance companies: Rímac, Pacífico and La Positiva, in addition to our PlanSalud members

Take the following precautions and avoid irritated skin…

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Hepatitis B

Hepatitis B is an infection caused by a virus that inflames the liver


The importance of donating blood

Donating blood can save many lives…

More than 90% of cervical cancer cases are caused by…

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Why should you warm-up before exercising?

Exercising during quarantine provides multiple benefits for the body and mind


Is the cold weather bad for your bones?

Know how the temperature change affects our body …

All you need to know to avoid bad habits that affect your health…

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Nutritious recipes

Find here nutritious and easy to prepare recipes


Nutritious recipes: Fit banana cake

If you are looking for a healthy and nutritious breakfast option

A balanced diet can work wonders for your body,..

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Nutritious recipes: Quinoa chaufa with chicken

Quinoa stands out for its high nutritional value since it contains carbohydrates and proteins


Nutritious recipes: Papa a la Huancaina (Huancayo-Style Potatoes) with maca ...

Consuming maca optimizes our physical and mental health, reduces stress and strengthens our body’s defenses

In the past few days, the heat sensation has increased considerably…

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Risks of tobacco

According to statistics from the Ministry of Health, it is estimated that in o …


People violating social distancing me ...

During the last weeks, there are reports of people who, apart from violating s …

During summer season, visits to the gynecologist increase…

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Nutritious recipes: Broccoli flan

Broccoli provides a wide variety of vitamins and minerals and helps to strengthen our immune system


Tips to prevent flu and colds during climate change

It is normal that due to climate change we are more exposed to get flu or colds

One of the most frequent problems during summer and that affects mainly to children…

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Nutritious recipes: Lettuce wraps

An easy and very healthy recipe to prepare. Ideal for patients who want to red …


Benefits of breastfeeding

Breast milk is the most complete food. It has the right nutrients newborns nee …

If you drank too much at your party and now you are suffering with the hangover…

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Nutritious recipes: Zucchini noodles with tomato sauce

Today we bring you an excellent option to replace the flour pasta


How to prepare children to play outside and what safety measures should be ...

From Monday, May 18, children are allowed to have a break from quarantine after more than two months

Cantidad de caracteres ingresados que se mostraran en la sección principal de Noticias:
NOTICIAS: 65 caracteres. …

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Most common signs of ovarian cancer

El cáncer de ovario es uno de los cánceres más agresivos del aparato reproduct …


Nutritious recipes: Healthy tequeños ...

This is a healthy option to prepare the traditional tequeños without frying th …

Migraine is a recurrent headache that occurs at different times of life

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Tips to take care of your posture during remote work

Working from home has multiple benefits such as saving time and money by not commuting


Healthy pregnancy

The arrival of a baby is wonderful news; however, finding out that you are pregnant

Resorting to alternative therapies, which promise cancer healing, can be very dangerous

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Nutritious recipes: Lentil burgers

This recipe is an option for the whole family and vegetarians

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