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28

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Barbados emerging as medical tourism destination

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The thought of the Caribbean brings to mind fun, beach parties and gentle breezes drifting across the white sands. Thanks to a history of influences through the British and neighbouring Africa, it a blends cordiality and efficiency, inducing a feeling of relaxation and peace within all those who visit. This also happens to be a medical destination, which has earned a reputation as being the most modern of facilities in the Eastern Caribbean offering a dialysis centre, facilities for open-heart surgeries and a decompression chamber. The climate and atmosphere are ideal for a recovery vacation where you can choose between…

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Apr
26

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New Zealand emerging as medical tourism destination

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Medical tourism is one of the most happening businesses in the present world scenario. As days go by, it is felt the human dependency on the field of ‘Medicine’ is increasing. Human have become so sensitive that even a cough/cold would ring alarm bells and the patient feels that he/she is suffering from some serious illness. This type of phenomenon is more predominantly seen in developed countries. In the presence of such high demand for medical treatment and the strict health care norms, certain developed countries have, resulted in the rapid increase of prices of medical treatment. New Zealand is…

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Apr
16

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Cyprus emerging as prime medical tourism destinations in the region

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Geographically speaking, Cyprus is ideally located at the crossroads between the Middle East, Asia, Europe, Americas and Africa and therefore very easily accessible. A little known fact is that travellers would visit Cyprus to be treated by Crpriot doctors as far back as 9500 BC, and Cyprus was one of the early entrants in European Medical Tourism. Since there are no medical schools within the country, all the doctors are schooled and trained abroad (read advanced countries) and therefore are capable and qualified as their counterparts. Over the period, Cyprus has been a popular destination for many procedures, though In…

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28

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Asia, the emerging medical hub

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Asia is a continent that is known specifically for medical tourism. With the financial graph of the world going downwards, Asia is turning out to be the most happening place in the field of medical tourism. The term “Medical Tourism” means visits from patients of foreign countries to undergo different types of medical treatment at very affordable prices that at the same time meets international standards. Lastly, to add as a bonus, after the treatment is completed, the patients can visit various places of interest as well. This combines treatment as well as vacation and all of these costs comparatively…

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