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What you need to know: the Common Cold vs. Influenza

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What you need to know: the Common Cold vs. Influenza

Sneezing, headache, running nose and fever: these are some of the symptoms commonly associated with having flu. But is it really flu or are you just having a common cold? It may be difficult to determine the difference between the two. However, you must turn over in your minds that having colds does not always… Read More.

Medical Tourism Trends

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Medical Tourism Trends

With medical tourism still in its early stages, gaining straight answers is complicated. What makes the trends in this industry appropriate for healthcare lab supervisors and pathologists is that it reveals how U.S. customers are responding to great healthcare costs and other issues within the United States healthcare system. In particular, our country is testing… Read More.

Health Care in Panama

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Health Care in Panama

Panama is the southernmost part of all Central American nations. It is situated at the south of Costa Rica and at the north of Colombia. Panama is an isthmus with Panama Canal that divides the country at its narrowest and lowest point, allowing passage from the Caribbean Sea to the Pacific Ocean. Its current population… Read More.

Healthcare in Italy

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Healthcare in Italy

Italy is located at the southern part of Europe. It is considered the 8th largest country in the world. As of 2014, they have a total of 70 million residents. Health care is readily accessible to all Italian residents and even expats. According to the World Health Organization, Italy is ranked 2nd among the top… Read More.

Impact of Medical Tourism in the Accessibility of Health Care

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Impact of Medical Tourism in the Accessibility of Health Care

We hear about medical tourism and often in disparaging terms. But while there may be legitimate concerns about the phenomenon, the greater problem may be that the concept is ill-defined, and that can taint types of transnational healthcare likely to prove crucial to raising healthcare standards all over the globe. These distinctions should be clarified… Read More.

Health Care in Uruguay

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Health Care in Uruguay

Uruguay is a country that is situated in the south eastern region of South America. As of 2013 statistics, there are approximately 3.3 million people living in the country.  We already know that there are many wonderful tourist spots in Uruguay. What we do not know is that they also serve the best and high… Read More.

Medical Tourism in Ecuador

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Medical Tourism in Ecuador

We all know that medical tourism is the process of traveling abroad to seek and receive the best quality of health care. It is already the most common practice to Americans to travel in different places where a medical procedure is cheap and affordable. Some medical tourists consider Ecuador as their destination because of their… Read More.

Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection for Back Pains

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Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection for Back Pains

Back pains are a common problem for middle aged people. This affects athletes and non-athletes alike. There are several remedies for this type of ailment, depending on the cause of the pain. Among the common treatments is the transforaminal epidural steroid injection. A transforaminal injection is a procedure that involves the injection of long acting… Read More.

Common Causes and Cures for Headaches

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Common Causes and Cures for Headaches

Headache, or also called cephalalgia, is one of the most common ailments among human beings. Headaches are often located on the head itself, and can reach up to the upper neck. The pain originates from the tissues and structures that surround the brain. It varies from mild to severe and may last less than an… Read More.

Back pain: Causes & Treatment

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Back pain: Causes & Treatment

What is back pain? According to National Institute of Health: “back pain can range from a dull, constant ache to a sudden, sharp pain that makes it hard to move. It can start quickly if you fall or lift something too heavy, or it can get worse slowly.” Back pain is the most common complaint… Read More.