19 hrs ago
Common Supplement May Help Patients Fight Heart Failure
Regular doses of the dietary supplement Coenzyme Q10 cut in half the death rate of patients suffering from advanced heart failure, in a randomized double-blind trial.
21 hrs ago
Death highest in heart failure patients admitted in January, on Friday, and overnight
Lisbon, 25 May 2013: Mortality and length of stay are highest in heart failure patients admitted in January, on Friday, and overnight, according to research presented today at the Heart Failure Congress 2013.
Sintra, Portugal, is a perfect combination of diversity and beauty
After a visit to Sintra, Portugal, my wife and I decided it would be the perfect place to retire.
Thu May 23, 2013
UEFA Executive Committee decides hosts for 2015 finals
The 2014/15 UEFA Champions League final will be staged at Berlin's Olympiastadion, while the National Stadium Warsaw will hold the 2014/15 UEFA Europa League showpiece, uefa.com reports.
Funchal, the capital of the island of Madeira, is situated some 350 miles from North Africa.
Portuguese leaders build faith in bailout exit
President Anibal Cavaco Silva thanked Portugal's patron saint for a long-delayed approval of Lisbon's bailout review last week, but the head of state could claim a share of the credit for himself.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Drinks Business
Blandy's buys first vineyards
However, as well as being able to own vineyards Blandy added that, to some degree, the move was an act of preservation.
Sat May 18, 2013
The New Zealand Herald
Motorsport: Closing in on a front row seat
New Zealand sports car driver Chris van der Drift is making steady progress in the International GT Open championship, and after just missing out in the last round in Portimao, Portugal, he is confident the top placings will come.
Fri May 17, 2013
Gay couples in Portugal win limited adoption rights
Portugal's parliament on Friday handed same-sex couples the right to adopt the children or foster children of one partner, a partial victory for equality campaigners that fell short of their call for full adoption rights.
West Sussex Today
More to Portugal than the Algarve
Setting course for Centro de Portugal - an untapped region of outstanding natural beauty - Ollie McAteer unearths romance in Coimbra, becomes the sixth inhabitant of a schist village and meets a man who gambled everything to reach the top of the country.
Tue May 14, 2013
Text of Prayer Consecrating Francis' Pontificate to Our Lady
Here is a translation of the prayer by which Cardinal Jose da Cruz Policarpo, patriarch of Lisbon, Portugal, consecrated to Our Lady of Fatima the pontificate of Pope Francis.
Hitchhike toward peace
What: A book signing of 'The Hitchhike' by attorney Mark Paul Smith of Fort Wayne When: 6 p.m. May 30 Where: Castle Gallery, 1202 W. Wayne St.
Mon May 13, 2013
Spain, Portugal meet to find ways to help economy
Spain and Portugal's premiers are meeting to discuss the economic turmoil plaguing their countries and the measures the European Union should take to ease the crisis.
Chemical & Engineering News
Urine Test May Detect Pregnancy Problems
By analyzing metabolites in the urine of expectant mothers, doctors could diagnose problems in pregnancy earlier than with current tests, according to a new study .
Intl Trade Union
Francelina Goretti Magalhaes Silva dos Santos,46, Porto Portugal
My son has left to go find work in Brazil. I have family there to look after him, but I miss him every day.
Intl Trade Union
Ana Luisa Lopes Paiva Alvo, 31, Lisbon Portugal
I work in local government on maps and other geographical information systems. I have 2 children a 6 year old boy and a 3 year old girl.
Intl Trade Union
Alberto Oliveira Do Vale, 45, Porto Portugal
I have two daughters, one is 18 and one is 6. My wife has been unemployed for some time now.
Sun May 12, 2013
Astrophoto: The Macro Moon
A 'macro' shot of the crescent Moon? Photographer Miguel Claro appears to be taking a closeup shot of the crescent Moon, with an added Earthshine effect.
Joel Camathias Shines In The GT Open Races At Portimao
JoA l Camathias has put together two nice drives in the two races of the International GT Open held in summer conditions at PortimA o, Portugal.