By Andrea Hunt on 16 Jun, 2017
Every year, millions of people go abroad for medical travel in search of quality care, better treatment options, and affordable prices. But with so many destinations, hospitals and doctors, it can be confusing when it comes to selecting a leading medical facility and comparing prices, getting a visa, and planning your trip. Using a reputable medical travel agency is the smartest way to make sure you get quality treatment abroad.
By Jana Schubert on 17 Jul, 2017
Health is our most important asset. So much so, that we should always be aware of our preventative treatment options. But sometimes our home country doesn’t provide the best medical care or even just the specific treatment we need or desire. This is not an isolated example from just one country in the Middle East. Every year, about 40,000 residents from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, or Egypt go abroad for treatment. In particular, citizens from the Gulf States are even encouraged at the request of their health ministry to get the cost of treatment in private hospitals abroad refunded. Read here about the attractive alternatives available worldwide and how to find the right clinic for your individual needs.
By Jana Schubert on 01 Sep, 2017
Turkey has become one of the leading medical tourism destinations worldwide. Within a few years, the country has moved up the ranks to establish itself among the world’s top ten destination countries. According to the Turkish Ministry of Health and the Association of Turkish Travel Agencies (TÜRSAB), more than half a million people opted to travel for treatment in Turkey in 2014. In this overview you can find out what makes Turkey so attractive for medical travellers from all over the world and how you can get access to one of the hospitals.
The good news is that your chances today of living a long life are indeed better than ever before. It’s also no secret that staying healthy provides not only short-term well-being, but also a better quality of life long-term and in old age. The bad news is that as we age, our risk of disease or death caused by cancer, stroke or heart attack increases. We now know that in particular, long periods of life with elevated stress levels, unbalanced diet, or a sedentary lifestyle can greatly increase your risks even more. These days, anyone who wants to take better care of him or herself can do so in a variety of ways. But it’s not only about maintaining a healthy lifestyle or treating illness as early as possible; the ...
It's not only an investment of your time or hard earned money; plastic surgery permanently and visibly changes the way you look. Therefore, it should go without saying that you should absolutely avoid rushed planning or poor execution of these kinds of procedures. Otherwise, the consequences could be dissatisfaction at the very least, or in the worst case, a permanent defect or even disfigurement. You do need to exercise caution while doing your research. In addition to professional surgeons, there are still 'sly foxes' out there – unskilled surgeons who don't understand their craft and who cause permanent damage to patients with their unprofessional practices. In the following article, we will give you 6 tips to help you to avoid a post-surgery “rude awakening,” so you can admire the beautiful ...