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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,...
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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...
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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...

An Organ Donation Campaign in Liberia

Residents of Guanacaste, Liberia learned more in-depth about organ donation in a public event that took place in the park of Liberia last June...
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Ayahuasca – The Sacred Plant Medicine

From the very well respected Dr. Gabor Mate regarding the sacred plant medicine - Ayahuasca ... "The plant is not a drug in the Western...
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How to Choose an International Patient Coordinator (Part 2)

This article is a continuation of How to Choose an International Patient Coordinator (Part 1) which was published last week.  Part 1 focused on...

Learn about the new image of the National Children’s Hospital

The Project intends to give many children a reason to smile by painting the façade of the National Children’s Hospital. The program consists in...
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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...

Health fair held in San Jose

The fair took place the first Friday of July A completely free fair took place the first week of July aiming to give important information...