Illness and Disease

Today I wish to discuss a pair of words: Illness and disease. I think that they are interesting because very often they are considered to be synonymous, and especially by Spanish-speaking doctors, who only have one translation for both these words: Enfermedad. The Merriam Webster dictionary states that illness is ” a condition of being…

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Training Overseas by Mar Escudero

I apologize for the lack of posts in recent months but am really happy to introduce another Guest Contributor, who maintains the very high standards set by others in the past with ease. Dr Mar Escudero is a resident Dermatologist working and training in Son Espases University Hospital in Palma de Mallorca, and she has…

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