Renowned Surgeon Visits Costa Rica to Teach

Dr. Diego Gonzalez Rivas came to prepare more doctors in Costa Rica to perform minimally-invasive thoracic surgery. Raquel Bolaños had already suffered through three aneurysms...
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The Effects of a Trump Presidency on Medical and Dental Tourism

Say the word “Trump” and watch out!  You are likely to hear cheers and have a rally form impromptu, and witness an equal and...

Costa Rica Identifies a Boom in Medical Tourism Opportunities for Canadians

Costa Rica has identified opportunities to attract Canadian tourists interested in undergoing medical treatment in order avoid waiting lists of up to 35 weeks...

Medical Tourism and Healthcare in Costa Rica: Part I

"The closest thing to heaven on earth.” That is how the National Geographic Channel rated Costa Rica in 2008.With its beautiful beaches, numerous volcanoes, and...

What is Rapé?

Rapé is a shamanic alternative medicinal practice that has been used in the Amazon Basin for centuries and makes up an essential part of...

Medicine Ceremonies And Sacred Plants

Sacred plants have been used in ceremonies throughout the ages, and by many different cultures and even religions.  Medicine ceremonies are different than what...
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How to Choose an International Patient Coordinator (Part 1)

Medical and Dental Tourism is growing by leaps and bounds, but that does not in itself ensure a successful trip for each-and-every Patient.  People...

Therapeutic or Wellness Tourism in Costa Rica

Costa Rica, a country that holds about 4.5% of the planet's biodiversity, and seeks to make its natural landscapes serve as a formula to...

Medical Tourism and Healthcare in Costa Rica: Part IV

What is the quality of Costa Rica’s healthcare system? The short answer is very good. It might come as a surprise to many, but a...

Radical Natural Healing with Zahrah Sita

A little over 10 years ago, Zahrah Sita made a bold move to leave her home in the U.S. with 2 small children and relocate in...
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