School Day of Nonviolence and Peace

The School Day of Nonviolence and Peace (DMNYP) is a non-governmental educational day that began to be celebrated in Spain in 1964 due to the Majorcan poet and pacifist Llorenç Vidal as a starting point and support for a non-violent and pacifist education that is celebrated every January 30, coinciding with the day of the … Read more

Hip pain

Table of Contents: What is hip pain? Prognosis Symptoms Medical tests What causes hip pain? Prevention Treatment Medical specialist What is hip pain? The hip is one of the largest joints in the body. It is responsible for supporting the weight of the entire body, which is why hip pain is very common. Hip pain … Read more

Invisible dental aligners, the trend of 2021

Incorrect alignment of the teeth has always been a source of complexes and lack of self-confidence. For this reason, more and more, the demand for treatments to correct dental malcolusion has been increasing among patients. 2021 has been the year of invisible dental alignment in Spain. In dental malocclusion, the patient has deviated, crowded or … Read more

How to know if I have anemia

Anemia is a disorder in which a person lacks the number and size of red blood cells, or the shape and concentration of hemoglobin, to carry adequate oxygen to the body. This fact causes a series of symptoms in the person suffering from this condition. Dr. Amparo Santamaría Ortiz, specialist in Hematology and Head of … Read more

5 frequently asked questions about minimally invasive surgery

What is minimally invasive surgery? When we talk about minimally invasive surgery we refer to an approach and techniques that try to produce the least aggression to the patient. Therefore, less postoperative pain and a better aesthetic result than open surgery is achieved. Within the group of minimally invasive surgeries we can differentiate between endoscopic … Read more

Fluid retention: is it true that we “swell” more in summer? why does it happen?

Fluid retention is the name commonly given to lower limb edema. It is also often said that, in the summer months, we accumulate more fluids and “swell up”, but is this true? What consequences can fluid retention have on the body? Dr. Verónica Azcoitia, a specialist in Nutrition at Blue Healthcare, a Top Doctors member … Read more

Free online Mindfulness course to manage the anxiety and stress of confinement by COVID-19

Dr. Maria Elvira Vague, specialist in Psychology and member of Top Doctors, offers during the month of May a free Mindfulness course. As mental health professionals it is our duty to collaborate to the maximum, together with the rest of health professionals, in the fight against the current pandemic generated by COVID-19. Naturally, we must … Read more

Feminization of speech: why eliminate numerical frequency markers and binary categorization?

Eighteen years ago I discovered a voice classification in Hertz (Hertz (Hz) = unit of frequency measurement) in a small paragraph inside a book dealing with vocal evaluation. This classification divided voices into 3 columns: female voice, male voice and transsexual voice. Each of them indicated a frequency range. This classification was to change my … Read more