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  • 26 April 2017

Can pharmacists help to improve the health of their clients? We visited a pharmacy in Barcelona that has set up a follow up programme for patients with osteoarthritis. The goal is to offer healthcare education and to help them in controlling this chronic disease which affects more than 7 million Spanish citizens. 

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  • 08 March 2017

Only four days away from the 39th Barcelona Marathon, and we were lucky enough to talk to one of the organisers and the life and soul of the project, Joan Porcar. The journalist, pilot, adventurer and businessman, and the first Spaniard to take part in the Dakar Rally, offered us some tips for participants and explained what sport means to his life.

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  • 07 March 2016

Prolonged hammering and chiselling accelerated degenerative osteoarthritis in the hands of Michelangelo Buonarroti, sculptor, painter and one of the greatest artists of all times. But the intense work probably helped him keep the use of his hands right up until he died. That is the conclusion of Italian doctors writing in the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine who analysed three portraits of the artist to reach their diagnosis.

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  • 17 February 2016

In the greatest moment of his sporting career, and only six months before the Paralympic Games in Sochi, skier Jon Santacana ruptured his Achilles Tendon. But against all odds, he did not throw in the towel and he managed a full recovery which brought him to the podium. How did he do it? He tells us in this story.

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  • 26 November 2015

We traveled to Finland to visit Fysioline, the company who is marketing Bioiberica's pharmaceutical grade chondroitin sulfate there. In that country it is a prescription medication for osteoarthritis and, thanks to the alliance between the two companies, the product has become a market leader.

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  • 28 June 2015

We're accompanying Mari Carmen to pick up the results of her Arthrotest, the genetic test for osteoarthritis. Her quality of life depends on them...

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  • 30 September 2014

Carles Aguilar set himself a huge challenge: running more than 400 Km in six days, to give visibility to the Cerebral Palsy Association. Did he achieved it?

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  • 23 July 2014

We visited the “Centro Médico del Ejercicio AMS” in Malaga, to hear the case of a young athlete patient, initially suffering from osteoarthritis.