Yoga

The benefits of Yoga

With international yoga day coming next Tuesday I decided to look into exactly how yoga can make a difference in one’s life. As someone who’s...

More than 28 new cases of Zika in the country, now totaling 98

The Ministry of Health issued the weekly news update on the status of zika, dengue and chikungunya in the country. In epidemiological week number...

8 Weird Feria Fruits You’ve Got To Try

Don’t judge a book by it’s cover, and definitely don’t judge these fruits by their shape, smell or color. The Costa Rican feria, like...

More than 3 million Costa Ricans are overweight or obese

Obesity is among the most common health problems in the country and in Latin America In Costa Rica, 64.2% of the population suffers from this...

Myths and realities about mosquito bites

With the arrival of the rainy season, the number of illnesses from mosquitoes increases such as dengue, chikungunya and zika, which in turn increases...

10 Delicious Costa Rican Superfoods You Should be Eating Daily

We are currently living in an age where we are bombarded with information. It comes in all forms on a variety of subjects, none...

The Diamond Of The Forest; Chaga Mushroom

Herbal tea’s has seen a popular increase as people take new interest in the health benefits herbal teas have to offer.  Chaga also called...

Costa Rican Children are Contracting Eye Worms Due to Negligent Pet Owners

A condition called ocular toxocariasis (colloquially, "eye worms") is transmitted by a worm-shaped parasite found in the feces of infected dogs and can enter...

H1N1 in Costa Rica: FAQ

The potentially deadly strain of influenza A has reached Costa Rica half a decade after the global pandemic supposedly ended. There’s been a lot of...

Special ‘Sunset Tango’ Series at the National Theater on Thursday

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – On Thursday, September 25 the National Theatre will host a their special Sunset Music series, this time featuring...
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