Tips From Costa Rica: How to Use Food to Stay Healthy and Live Longer

Costa Rica, located in Central America, is already known for its beautiful coastlines, but these days, it is also becoming known for its abundance...

80% of indigenous zika cases concentrated in Puntarenas

Eight of the ten zika cases that have appeared in the country are concentrated in the province of Puntarenas. Of the eleven cantons that form...

Costa Rica: happiest country of Latín America

The ticos are happy people, but not just any happy people - the happiest of all of Latín America. That is what the World...
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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....

Yoga Class Offering in San José for International Yoga Day

The Costa Rica News has teamed up with several studios from around the country to offer free yoga classes to those interested as a...

5 Reasons Children Should Practice Yoga

Practicing yoga has been around for thousands of years as a way to bring together mind and body. This calming exercise is not just...

What is yoga? International Yoga Day on The Horizon

Yoga, meaning union, is a centuries old discipline that originated in India and involves the use of specific body postures to achieve a variety...

The Yoga Lifestyle

Yoga lifestyle is a life of balance between “cleaning mind,& body” and “spreading the light”.  Thus yoga lifestyle is about purifying the mind and...

What is the Cannabis Legislation in Costa Rica?

Since it is becoming  clear that cannabis can help in treating illnesses such as cancer, multiple sclerosis, Gilles de la Tourette syndrome and Alzheimer’s, together...

Are Costa Rica’s Hot Springs Safe?

The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Floating on your back or dipping the your head underwater are common actions when enjoying a natural hot...