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The Coordinating Centre for Emergencies and Security 112(Centro Coordinador de Emergencias y Seguridad), provides all residents and visitors with emergency assistance assistance in the areas of, health, citizen safety, fire-fighting and rescue services.

Simply call 112, , a free number covering the entire region that is serviced by English, German and Spanish speaking staff and operates 24 hours a day.

The service was launched with its previous name , Single Emergency Line 112, on the 30th of May 1998 in order to guarantee rapid and effective response to all emergency calls made on the island.

Contact Details and Information

  • Canarian Emergencies and Security 112 Coordinator LI>
  • Canarian Coordinating Centre for Emergencies and Security 112
  • Telephon: 112
  • Website:

Many health care centres on the island offer emergency services for local residents on allocated days and times to ensure citizens have access to health care services 24 hours a day, 365 days a year..

Information on these services can be obtained by calling the Appointments (Cita Previa) line on 012, any time of the day throughout the year.

The island's two general hospitals, the Canary Islands University Hospital and the Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria University Hospital 24-hour emergency units..

Call, either 112 or 012 for information and health care services.

Breast cancer is an abnormal and uncontrolled growth of mammary gland tissue cells. The rate of complete recovery from breast cancer is very high when it is detected in the first stages of the illness. Therefore, it is very important to learn how to recognise the first symptoms through regular self-examination .

You can find information on self-examination as well as many other tips on detecting breast cancer on the Official Website of the Government of the Canary Islands.

Apart from regular self-examinations, women over the age of 50 al are advised to get a mammogram at their health centre.

Contact details and Information

  • Canary Islands Health Service
  • Address: Calle Pérez de Rozas, 5, 38005, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
  • Find us on Google Maps
  • Telephone:922 475 784 / 806
  • Opening hours: 8.30am to 2.30pm.

Anorexia and bulimia are eating disorders which are rooted in psychological alterations..

The fundamental difference between disorders like anorexia or bulimia and other illnesses lies in the fact that in the case of both anorexia and bulimia, the person has a specific desire to slim or an intense fear of gaining weight.

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