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Medical Tourism: An Idea Whose Time Has Come

Posted Tue, 2013/11/19 - 23:31 by Fred Lee

Patient Insider, Costs & Insurance, Patient Care

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Medical tourism is an increasingly popular choice to obtain affordable and quality healthcare, and for good reason.

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Top 7 Reasons People Choose Medical Tourism Today

Posted Fri, 2013/03/29 - 20:54 by Fred Lee

Conditions & Diseases, Beyond Science

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There are a number of valid reasons that people are choosing to travel to meet their health care needs as medical tourists.

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Traveling for Good Health

Posted Fri, 2013/03/15 - 21:07 by Fred Lee

Patient Insider, Alternative Treatments

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Medical tourism has been around for a while, and it is becoming an increasingly popular option for many people today.

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Controlling Blood Sugar With Green Tea

Posted Thu, 2013/02/07 - 23:00 by Fred Lee

Patient Insider, Prevention, Alternative Treatments, Diabetes

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Green tea is chock full of antioxidants and is believed to have many health benefits, including controlling our blood sugar during a high starch meal.

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Eye Health Linked to Brain Health

Posted Tue, 2013/01/29 - 21:44 by Fred Lee

Patient Insider, Prevention, Conditions & Diseases, Patient Care

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Doctors now believe that declining eye health could be an indicator of a larger problem with the brain.

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Vitamin D and Heart Disease for Diabetics

Posted Mon, 2013/01/28 - 23:22 by Fred Lee

Patient Insider, Prevention, Alternative Treatments, Conditions & Diseases

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Doctors now think that the risk for heart disease in some patients with diabetes may be linked to vitamin D levels.

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Regular Consumption of Soda May Aggravate Arthritis

Posted Fri, 2013/01/18 - 22:39 by Fred Lee

Prevention, Conditions & Diseases

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Sugary soft drinks can contribute to a variety of health problems, and now arthritis may be added to that list.

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Leisurely Exercise Is Not Only Fun, It May Help You Live Longer

Posted Thu, 2012/12/27 - 01:25 by Fred Lee

Patient Insider, Prevention, Beyond Science

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Regularly taking part in leisurely exercise can not only make a person look and feel better, but it may also help them to live longer.

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Your Job May Increase Your Risk for Cancer

Posted Tue, 2012/12/25 - 01:58 by Fred Lee

Cancer, Conditions & Diseases

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Researchers are finding that the workplace environment may expose workers to an increased risk for breast cancer.

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Let Your Mind Wander to Improve Learning and Memory

Posted Fri, 2012/12/07 - 21:18 by Fred Lee

Mind and body, Beyond Science

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It turns out that daydreaming is really a time for quiet reflection and an important component of cognitive development and overall well-being.

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