old people

“Humans Can’t Live Longer than 116 years” – Study Found

Dutch researchers found out that the age limit for humans is 115,7 years for women and 114,1 years for men, despite the improvement of...

Chef Daniel Vargas: A “Tico” Passionate for Haute Cuisine and Soccer

There are moments in life in which one decides to change, to take the direction towards what we are passionate about what is good...
heart

Heart Failure: A More Lethal Disease Than Cancer

Although it is considered less dangerous than cancer, cardiac failure is practically an unknown condition for everybody and old men are the most vulnerable. Cardiologist...
costa rica dental implants

Dental Tourism Expert Says: “Thinking about Mexico for Dental Care? Better think Twice”

As a Dental Tourism advocate, I have long viewed Mexico as a great potential marketplace for U.S. travelers.  It is nearby and has many...

Corrective Posture Brace- A Preventive Measure For Body Posture

Looking into the mirror and checking you, the makeup and figure, the muscles and body shape etc has become a ritual. As we try...
diet

Cases of Obesity on the Rise in Costa Rica

Obesity is an increasing problem in certain places, according to report on the Body Mass Index of the Costa Rican population from 1975 to...
dna

Scientists Managed to Edit Genes that Cause Sudden Death

Scientists managed to modify genes that cause heart diseases. According to Nature Magazine, a group of scientists was able to eliminate a hereditary heart disease...

Increase in Successful Tissue and Organ Transplants in Costa Rica

Healthcare system has been improved to secure the correct use of organs and tissues for transplantation. According to a report by the Ministry of Health,...
health costa rica

Campaign on the Right Use of Medications in Liberia

People from Liberia city had the opportunity to attend an informative campaign related to the use of medications last July 7th. The activity was...
Costa Rica health

Transsexual Population to Receive Hormone Therapy

The Costa Rican Department of Social Security will provide a three-month hormone and psychological therapy to the entire “trans” population. Transsexual people were born men...