Six Wellness Centers welcome 293 older adults who were in a condition of abandonment

San Camilo Home FoundationAsilo Granja San José, Asilo San Antonio, Tus Abuelos Barranquilla, Canitas de Vida, Hogar Mis Mejores Años Foundation are the centers that currently operate in Barranquilla. The Secretary of Social Management, Santiago Vasquezhighlighted that the unit has been carrying out strategic actions that have a significant impact on the population of elderly […]

Alert for the delivery of pamphlets in Barranquilla and the metropolitan area

A new alert was generated in the barranquilla trade and its metropolitan area after the apparent massive delivery of flyersin about eight identified neighborhoods, alluding to the criminal gang ‘the costeños‘ and signed by a subject who calls himself ‘Commander Hernandez’. Also read: Man who was shot in a bomb in Sabanalarga died Such a […]

Medical student who fell from the fifth floor of a building in El Rodadero died

After staying in the Intensive Care Unit of the Avidanti clinic in Santa Marta, a young university student died who, apparently, had accidentally fallen this Sunday from the fifth floor of a building in the El Rodadero spa. The young woman was identified as Isabella Ortiz Mendoza, medical student at the Cooperative University of Colombia […]

With their illusions complete, the Amputee Team travels to the World Cup in Turkey

The Colombian amputee soccer team will leave this Monday for Turkey to participate, for the second time, in the world championship of the discipline, which this year will be held in Istanbul from November 30 to October 10. The team, which before traveling concentrated its 15 members in the city of Barranquilla, joins Brazil, Argentina […]

success stories in Barranquilla in regional medicine

With only ten days of life, a newborn has become the first “hopeful” case of the appropriate ecmo therapy treatment in the Colombian Caribbean. The procedure, which was applied in the postoperative period of a “complex congenital diaphragmatic hernia”, was held at the General Clinic of the North in Barranquilla. In accordance with Olga Maza, […]

Health and well-being came together at the inauguration of Caribe Fit

The body was designed for movement. That is why this Friday began the first edition of the Caribe Fit, event organized by EL HERALDO that seeks to keep you active and healthy. This conversion, training and physical training event also includes a mental health section. Also, this Saturday, from Great Maleconthere will be a training […]

Legal Medicine protocols have not ended to deliver police bodies

The Attorney General’s Office assured this Sunday that once the corresponding protocols in Legal Medicine are concluded, the bodies of the seven policemen murdered in the department of Huila will be handed over to their families. According to the investigating entity, in this case the corresponding protocols are complied with, while a body of specialists […]

Government of the Atlantic highlights indigenous ancestral medicine

Joining the commemoration International Day of Indigenous Peoplesthe Government of the Atlantic, through the Department of Ethnic Affairs, prepared a week that includes a virtual agenda with a varied schedule. The Governor of the Atlantic, Elsa Nogueramaintained that one of the purposes of his administration is to recognize and highlight the work carried out by […]