The many benefits of alternative medicine

It is not surprising that many centers of alternative medicine have opened throughout Costa Rica. Alternative medicine emphasizes whole-body care, addressing not just the physical...
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American Doctor Praises Costa Rican Health System

Accessible prices and good assistance: these are the aspects of the Costa Rican Health System which make an American doctor shine when compared to...

Yami Bolanos fights for legalization of medical marijuana

Imagine waiting months for a much-needed organ transplant, only to lay in bed, writhing in pain, for 4 years after the transplant is completed....

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...

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...

New exam for medical interns

The proposal is to make a new exam for rotating interns in hospitals and public clinics that will improve the passing rate of students, given...

Hotels Boost Medical Tourism Programs

GLOBAL REPORT—Increasing costs of medical procedures and health insurance in many countries have consumers considering alternative ways to get quality care at prices they...

Parkinson’s Disease: 202 Years of A Medical Milestone

John Paul II, Helen Mirren. Mao Zedong, Michael J. Fox, Ozzy Osbourne, Mohammed Ali, Adolf Hitler, Manny Pacquiao, Salvador Dalí. What do all these...

Why You Should Go On A Retreat For Your Soul in Costa Rica

Why do we sometimes feel the need to escape from our regular lives? When we think about the pace of life in the cities, we sometimes...
Dental Tourism Industry

The Dental Tourism Industry Needs to Self-Regulate

As a Dental Tourism Industry Professional, I was recently shaken to the core when I learned there was a person working within our industry...
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