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    Addiction to Social Networks, and Its Consequences

    Addiction to Social Networks, and Its Consequences

    The research available on this topic of addiction to social networks is mainly based on people telling their own experiences, which is often unreliable
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    The Challenge of Creating a Company in Costa Rica

    The dream of having a company of its own rounds the minds of millions of Costa Ricans. Whether it is for lack of motivation...
    Bullying Problem Kids Teens Bully Cyberbullying

    Prevent and Protect your Kids from Cyber bullying

    Growing up as a kid is never easy, learning about subjects and life becomes an everyday thing. Sometimes as parents we underestimate this stage because...

    Each Year Costa Rica Recognizes The Most Environmentally Sustainable Business

    Costa Rica is world famous for being a promoter of sustainable development and environmental protection, however, in the public and private sectors, there are still...

    How to become a sustainable city

    Technology, intelligent buildings, energy-saving systems - these are some ideas that come to mind when we hear the term "sustainable city." However, this concept...

    Costa Rica May Recruit Foreigners to Solve Its Anesthesiologist Shortage

    The Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CCSS) may be ​​bringing in anesthesiologists from other countries to meet domestic demand, said the chief executive of...

    $1.3 Million in Funding Available for Environmentally Conscious Costa Rican Business Projects

    Small and medium entrepreneurs who want to develop environmentally friendly projects or start an eco-conscious business will have access to $1.3 million in loans...

    Costa Rica Singer Debi Nova Releases Her Latest Single ‘Cupid’ Just in Time for...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The Costa Rican singer, Debi Nova, is betting on love with her ​​new single "Cupid", which was released...

    Tico Wins ₡197 Million from a ₡600 Lottery Ticket

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The Social Protection Board (JPS) confirmed that this morning a 35 year-old man came to their headquarters to...

    Puntarenas Residents Choose to Rename the Canton of Aguirre to Quepos

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Aguirre, the sixth canton of the province of Puntarenas, has decided to change its name and return to...

    San Jose Man Reunited With His Beloved Dog Thanks to Social Media and Thousands...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - After a month and five day search, along with sticking thousands of posters around town, handing out thousands...

    Two Dozen Same-Sex Costa Rican Couples Approved for Health Insurance Under New CCSS Regulations

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Twenty-four same-sex couples have already received family health insurance provided by the Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CCSS). This...

    Solís Social Media Woes: Twitter Removes Unofficial Account Posing as the President Only to...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – On Tuesday, Twitter removed an account that claimed to belong to President Luis Guillermo Solís, following a complaint...

    Chikungunya Virus Under Control in Chomes But New Cases are Popping Up in Surrounding...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The chikungunya virus has been declared under control in the community of Chomes de Puntarenas, but the virus...

    New Bill Will Award Green Companies Big Tax Breaks for Their Carbon Emission Conscious...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – A bill is being debated in Costa Rica Legislature that proposes to reward companies that reduce their carbon...
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    Good News for Gastric Cancer Patients: Costa Rican Hospital Attains 66% Remission Rate

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Gastric cancer, a disease that affects about 34 people per 100,000 inhabitants, has been cured in 66 percent...

    The Female Condom is Gaining Popularity in Costa Rica and Will be Available Nationwide...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CCSS) has confirmed that female condoms will now be available to policyholders...

    Study Reveals That Only 45% of Costa Rica’s Small Business are Formally Registered

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) –  A study by the Universidad Estatal a Distancia (UNED) recently revealed that 45 percent of micro, small and...

    San Ramon Resident: "No one told me I had to move the car."

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – A San Ramon's man who left his car parked and, according to the mayor Mercedes Moya, refused to...

    Will Guy Fawkes Masks be Seen in Costa Rica Tomorrow During the Anonymous ‘Million...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Tomorrow, on Wednesday, November 5 the hacker group Anonymous is planning to use Facebook and social media to...

    Argentinean Chefs Prepare and Bake a 50 Meter Long Pizza

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Argentinean chefs in Buenos Aires created a pizza that’s 50 meters in length, the longest amassed so far...

    New Regulations Eliminate Income Tax for Those Who Earn Less Than 793,000 Monthly

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – People who receive a gross salary (i.e. without deductions for taxes and social security contributions) less than 793,000...

    Free Costa Rican Neonatal ‘Heel Test’ Diagnoses and Allows Treatment for 29 Diseases

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The neonatal screening known as the "heel test" should be performed on the third or fourth day after...

    San Jose Street Singer Receiving Lots of Love on Social Media After Accident

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Mario Gilberto Solano Quirós, better known as "Marito Mortadella" is one of the most beloved characters in the...

    Job Fair Hosted by CCSS at the Cais de Limón

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CCSS) will hold a job fair in Limón on Wednesday, October 8th...
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    Costa Rica Takes the Next Big Step for Same-Sex Couples to Have Health Benefits

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – On Thursday, the Costa Rican Social Security board reviewed a comprehensive analysis of all the measures needed for...

    Looking for a Fun Job? Amusement Park Taking Applications Throughout the Week

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday a job fair will be held for the national amusement park, and there...

    Colombia Women’s Cycling Team Uniform Offending the Delicate Sensibilities of Many

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The cyclists from the IDRD Bogota Humana team recently participated in a competition with a uniform that had...

    Costa Rica Has the Fewest Number of Registered Births in 6 Years

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The number of births registered in the first half of 2014 reached its lowest level in the last...

    Study Reveals 559 Plant and Animal Species on Sixaola Conservation Lands

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The Nature Conservancy (TNC) conducted an inventory of biodiversity in Sixaola farms, owned by the National Banana Corporation...

    More Than 300 Costa Rican Tourism Companies are Certified Sustainable

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – A total of 321 tourism businesses have the Certification for Sustainable Tourism (CST) in Costa Rica. The ruling is granted...

    University Gray Water Recycling Project Could Solve Many Drought Issues

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Drought and water shortages are factors that affect neighboring communities in Guanacaste and the Greater Metropolitan Area. Among those...

    Children's Hospital Hosting Toy Drive to Help Young Cancer Patients

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The Association Against Childhood Cancer (CIFTA) is conducting their yearly collection to provide new toys to the areas...

    New Delegation Formed to Mediate on Behalf of LGBT Costa Rican Rights

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – In order to advance on the path of non-discrimination against gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, transsexual and intersex citizens...

    Thor Takes On the 'Ice Bucket Challenge' While in Costa Rica

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The actor who plays the character Thor, Chris Hemsworth, rose to the occasion for the "ice bucket challenge" (#IceBucketChallenge)...

    Hail Surprises Guanacaste Residents This Afternoon

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) –The rains that surprised Costa Ricans in the north also brought with it hail near Abangares in Palma, Guanacaste. Rebeca...

    4.7 Quake With Aftershocks Hit the Central Valley

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – At 2:50 am, a strong earthquake shook Costa Ricans. According to the Earthquake Engineering Laboratory of the University of...

    Study Proves the 'Green-eyed Monster' Exists in Dogs

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Man's best friend experiences a very human feeling, jealousy, according to a new study, which shows a dramatic...

    First Photo of Singer Alejandro Sanz's New Baby Fresh From the Hospital

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The Spanish singer Alejandro Sanz and his wife, Raquel Perera, officially presented their daughter Alma, their second child...

    Brazilian Company Creates Genetically Modified Mosquitoes to Fight Disease

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Brazil has opened the first factory producing transgenic mosquitoes in the country, a technology that, if adopted, may...
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