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Zika Virus: FAQ

First H1N1, now Zika? Read about the world’s latest epidemic in TCRN’s FAQ.Earlier today, the World Health Organization declared Zika a global health emergency....

Heredia Hospital Plans to Expand in Heart Health Programs

The hospital has graduated 600 patients from cardiac-related courses since 2009. For most developing countries, the leading causes of death are malnutrition, pollution, trauma and...

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...

HIV and AIDS Patients Guaranteed Uninterrupted Care in Costa Rica

The Solis Administration promises improved treatment for persons suffering from sexually transmitted diseases. Earlier this month, the Solis Administration issued a statement ensuring “proper comprehensive...

Up or Out: How What You Eat Affects How You Grow

Costa Ricans are markedly taller than they were 50 years ago, but that’s not the only direction they’re growing. Let’s face it. Costa Rican’s are...

Vegan Fair Travels to Moravia

Jardines de Moravia prepares for The Vegan Fair to arrive on Sunday November 15. Starting at 10am, The Vegan Fair will take place in the...

Indigenous Peoples More Likely to Get Cancer, doctors say

A recent study revealed preventable cancers are more common within Native populations. The study was led by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)...

Gotu Kola: The Indian Cure-All You Should Know

The ancient Eastern tea has been used for everything from detoxification to preventing dementia. GOTU KOLA also known as INDIAN PENNYWORT and in Sanskrit BRAHMI...

Why You Should Eat More of Costa Rica’s Award-Winning Bananas

The European Union-Central America partnership recently declared Costa Rican bananas the best in the world. Learn why you should be eating more of the...

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...
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