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    U.S. Authorities Ban Use of Pesticide Linked to Neurological Damage in Children

    The US government, through the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), announced that it will ban the use of one of the most common pesticides: chlorpyrifos,...

    Costa Rican Tourism Institute and Red Cross Enable the First Beaches for Color Blind...

    The Costa Rican Red Cross in conjunction with the Costa Rican Tourism Institute (ICT) enabled the first seven beaches in the country suitable for...

    Breastfeeding, the Undervalued Work of Mothers in Costa Rica

    Although the recommendation of the health authorities is that babies take exclusive breastfeeding for at least the first six months of life, in Costa...

    Pitahaya Cultivation Promotes New Commercialization Routes in Costa Rica

    The Pitahaya, also known as the "dragon fruit", contains antioxidants, mucilages, ascorbic acid and phenols; It is rich in vitamins C and B, and...
    How to Help Your Loved One With Autism

    How to Help Your Loved One With Autism

    Autism is a disorder that's been prominent in the public eye for the last thirty years.  Unfortunately, despite being widely discussed, many don't think about what it's like to have autism or to know and love someone with autism in your daily life

    Alcohol Caused More Than 740,000 Cancer Cases Worldwide in 2020

    During 2020, 741,300 new cases of cancer were attributable to alcohol consumption in the world. Of these, 568,700 were detected in men and 172,600...

    Scientists Highlight Benefits of Napping

    Scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in the United States, highlight that napping is more beneficial than adding more hours to night's sleep,...

    How to Get Back to Normal after Covid-19

    While millions of people around the world are mourning the death of a loved one, their careers, and life as they used to know it, Covid-19 has given us a lot to think about.

    Eating Grass-Fed Meat Generates Benefits for Health and the Environment

    Grass-fed meat has managed to position itself in the market and be increasingly the choice of people looking for healthier eating options. Unlike conventional...

    Corn: A Delicious Typical Food Product with Many Health Benefits

    Corn is one of the most important cereals in the world due to its participation in a variety of preparations for the diet. We...

    Front Labeling of Foods Would Generate a Healthier Environment in Costa Rica

    The frontal warning labeling on prepackaged foods is a strategy implemented by many countries, to inform the population about the products that may affect...

    Vaccination Process in Costa Rica Continues this Weekend

    We are in the middle of a long weekend, but still in a Pandemic, so the authorities hope that many will take the opportunity...

    Still not vaccinated against COVID-19 in Costa Rica? Know Here the Places, Times and...

    The vaccination campaign phase in Costa Rica that began last Friday will continue this week in different parts of the country. The goal of...

    France Will Allow Entry of Costa Ricans Who Have Full Vaccination

    The Government of France reported that it will allow the unrestricted entry of Costa Rican citizens with full vaccination Costa Ricans will not have...

    The Hidden Benefits for Your Brain of Learning a New Skill

    Fiona is learning Japanese. To do this, she uses an app for about 20 minutes each day. "It is difficult... but satisfying", she says....

    Skipping Breakfast Can Cause You To Be Overweight

    This week thousands of children and young people return to classes in Costa Rica. Whether in person or online, the quality of food should...
    Attention Preper Community, Your Plan “B” is: Moving to Costa Rica

    The Wellness Industry in Costa Rica

    The wellness industry currently seeks to incorporate new ways of healing people to give them fullness in their day-to-day life. Currently, the idea of...

    A Set of 9 Experiences in Costa Rica that Promote Relaxation and Rejuvenation

    Surely you have heard the phrase "Pura Vida" in the context of Costa Rica, but maybe you do not understand what it means… yet....

    Franklin Chang’s Plasma Engine Breaks Records in the Latest Tests

    Ad Astra Rocket, the company of former Costa Rican astronaut Franklin Chang, continues to advance in the development of Vasimr VX-200SS, the plasma engine...

    Costa Rica Ranks Third In The Personalized Medicine Index Of Latin America

    FutureProofing Healthcare today announced the results of its Latin America Personalized Medicine Index, the first resource of its kind to provide a unique overview...

    USA Prepares Shipment of Vaccines to Costa Rica

    The United States Government announced this past week that it is preparing a donation of vaccines for Costa Rica. According to a tweet from...

    Costa Rican Businessmen Express Concerns Over the Extension Of Vehicle Circulation Restrictions

    Few hours after knowing that the Costa Rican Government will extend the sanitary vehicle circulation restriction and will maintain the reduction of capacity in...

    Costa Rica Lifts Insurance Requirement for International Vaccinated Tourists

    As of August 1st, tourists under 18 years of age, as well as adult visitors who have the complete vaccination scheme, will not have...

    World Tourism Organization Highlights Costa Rica As One of the Few Destinations Without Entry...

    Costa Rica is one of the countries that avoids restrictions for international travelers. The other countries are Albania, in Europe, and the Dominican Republic,...

    Red Pepper, a Mexican Fruit for the World

    The Red Pepper (Capsicum Annuum), is a fruit that originated for the first time in Aztec Mexico. In countries like Spain it is known...

    All About the So-Called EU “Vaccine Passport” and Its Implication to Latin American Travelers

    Those who live and move about in Europe will now travel not with one passport, but with 2 passports. This past week the so-called...

    Protect Your Children! Vaccinate Them against Chickenpox

    The World Health Organization (WHO) highlights that immunization is one of the greatest successes of modern medicine. And expanding access is critical to achieving...
    Tourism is reborn from the ashes like the phoenix in a different Costa Rica

    Costa Rica Was Chosen as the Best Health Oriented Tourist Destination

    Readers of the international magazine Men's Health Spain chose Costa Rica as the best healthy destination in the world, by awarding it the Healthy...

    “Safe Food”: The Importance of Proper Food Handling

    The problem of food handling does not discriminate race or nationality, nor is it a problem of a specific part of the population; In...

    Pill that Prevents HIV Transmission Will Now be Available in Costa Rica

    Starting July 12th, the drug Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP), used to prevent the spread of HIV, will be available in Costa Rica. This pill is...

    Older Adults Can Prevent Diabetes by Increasing Their Muscle Mass

    Confinement due to the COVID-19 Pandemic can cause an increase in sedentary lifestyle in older adults and, this lack of mobility, translates into less...

    How to Strengthen the Mental Health of Children and Adolescents

    At times when socialization restrictions such as the current ones that are in place must be maintained, attention must be paid to mental health,...

    The Mental Health of Costa Ricans in Pandemic Times

    With the emergence of the first cases of COVID-19, this disease seemed to be something far from Costa Rica. When the first case in...

    Excessive Use Of Digital Screens is Like a Silent Drug For Children

    Children are more exposed to excess technology right now. Therefore, it is not a question of demonizing its benefits, but rather of supervising and...

    What Can Cause Cardiac Arrest Like the One Suffered By Christian Eriksen?

    The Danish footballer Christian Eirksenremains in the hospital under observation and undergoing tests. This after the cardiac arrest he suffered during a Eurocup match...

    COVID-19 Cases Continue to Decline In Costa Rica

    The Ministry of Health reported this Tuesday that COVID-19 cases continue to decline in Costa Rica. From May 30 to June 5, the country...

    Flexibility and Its Importance for Physical Training

    Muscle-type flexibility, identifies the ability of a muscle to be stretched without damage. This possibility is determined by the spectrum of movement of the...

    Vaccinated Against COVID-19 in Costa Rica Will Be Able to Request a Digital Certificate

    People who have received the COVID-19 vaccine in Costa Rica may request a vaccination certificate from the Ministry of Health, either to leave the...
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