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Do it yourself medical tourism, the potential risks involved

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Many individuals opting for medical tourism tend to make minor mistakes here and there that could potentially spoil their entire trip. These individuals usually opt for Do It Yourself medical tourism and end up planning everything themselves without consulting anyone. This could create plenty of hassles for them down the lane, starting with a bad healthcare facility and moving onto amateur, inexperienced medical staff and stay in a substandard hotel in a not so pleasant area of town. The troubles can increase manifold if the patient is not thoroughly aware of the country he/she would be visiting for treatment. We…

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Risks involved with medical tourism

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While millions of patients move to developed countries each year to experience high quality treatment at low cost. The remarkable growth in the medical tourism sector, numerous facilities are still trying to attract potential medical tourists using unethical practices. The laws and healthcare authoritarian in developed countries are not strict as they are in developed nations. While the medical tourism is old as tourism itself as the for centuries, populations across the globe have been travelling for health care, such as taking several trips to spa town homes to mineral waters that were said to have some healing properties. People…

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