PlacidWay Medical Tourism

PlacidWay Medical Tourism

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PlacidWay Medical Tourism Company

PlacidWay Medical Tourism Company - Find Worldwide Medical Solutions

Explore, customize, and experience healthcare options that fit your personal needs, finances & desires!

We connect you with the ideal healthcare service provider in the destination you choose!

We are your connection to the top healthcare providers Worldwide

  • TopCertified Medical Centers
  • Renowned Healthcare Specialists
  • Best Wellness Programs
  • Rejuvenating Medical Spas
  • Full-Service Guided Medical Travel
  • Holistic & Alternative Medicine

 

Why Choose PlacidWay Medical Tourism Program?

Why Choose PlacidWay Medical Tourism Program?

 

  • International Standards
  • Highly Experienced Doctors
  • Advanced International Technologies
  • Comprehensive & Innovative Therapies
  • Worldwide Locations – Over 40 Countries 250 Cities
  • Affordable Prices
  • Customizable Treatment Plans
  • Readily Available
  • All Inclusive Packages
  • Complete Transparency
  • Direct Communications with Medical Providers

 

Explore How Medical Tourism Can Help Your Medical Needs

 

Explore How Medical Tourism Can Help Your Medical Needs

  • Dental TreatmentsDentures, Dental Implants, Dental Crowns, Dental Veneers
  • Cosmetic / Plastic Surgery Breast Surgeries, Facelift, Nose Surgery, Tummy Tuck, Liposuction, Ear Surgery, Skin Resurfacing
  • Diabetes and more Chronic Conditions
  • Stem Cell Therapy for treating Autism, Multiple Sclerosis, Alzheimer, Parkinson’s, Cerebral Palsy, Heart Disease, among others
  • Fertility Treatments IVF, IUI, ICSI, Surrogacy, Sperm donation, TESA, Neonatal Care
  • Cardiac Surgeries & Treatments: CABG, Open Heart Surgery, Heart Valve Surgery
  • Cancer Treatments for Prostate and Breast Cancer: Chemotherapy, Radiotherapy, Breast Cancer Surgery, Hormone Therapy
  • Orthopedics Hip Replacement Surgery, Hip Joint Resurfacing Surgery, Knee Replacement
  • Organ Transplant Renal/ Kidney Procedures
  • Gynecology Treatments Tubal Ligation, Hysterectomy, Cervical Tumor Removal
  • Wellness Programs yoga retreats, weight loss programs,

 

Travel the World for Best Care!

 

Travel the World for Best Care!

Select a health package from top destination for your medical travel needs:

  • Asia: India, Thailand, South Korea, Malaysia, Philippines
  • Americas: Mexico, United States, Costa Rica, Colombia, Brazil
  • Europe: Germany, Turkey, Croatia, Greece, Spain, Ukraine, Hungary, Poland, Italy
  • Middle East: UAE, Jordan, Lebanon, Bahrain, Egypt

PlacidWay presents you with global healthcare possibilities that are comprehensive, economical, world-class, and without borders. Powered with our global presence, PlacidWay gives you the freedom to experience a unique solution that is perfectly tailored for you!

 

For the best in care, access to the best is essential.

Please click below to access global medical tourism!

Reviews (70)

Rating: 5 out of 5
  • jennifer swan
    (3 out of 5) 30th July,2019

    good


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  • Dina Sanchez
    (1 out of 5) 30th July,2019

    A lot of spam. 0 medical solutions.


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  • Latecia
    (5 out of 5) 25th July,2019

    I will be contacting them soon


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    Diagnosing Your Heart Condition: Tests and Cardiac Surgery



    Diagnostic cardiac procedures start with your doctor taking your medical history. Be prepared to answer lots of questions and undergo a complete physical examination and labwork. In order to correctly diagnose your condition and provide the best of care in cardiac treatments and therapies, your doctor is likely to also order a number of diagnostic tests. Knowing a bit about those tests may help soothe your anxiety.

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    PlacidWay Presents World Wide Health Taiwan 2008



    Don’t miss out on the chance to explore the vast opportunities in Taiwan as the Taiwan Task Force of Medical Travel open their doors to welcome you. Join us on the 28th - 29th of May in Taipei, Taiwan and we will provide you with the professional insights and solutions to strive for excellence in medical travel.

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    Der Quantensprung - Das Grand Resort Bad Ragaz eröffnet heute sein neues Spa-Suiten-Hotel

    Der Blick aus Zimmer 940 im neunten Stock reicht weit, weit über Bad Ragaz hinaus. Idylle und das nicht enden wollende Bündnertal breiten sich vor der obersten Terrasse im neuen Spa-Suiten-Hotel aus. Diese Aussicht aus der Penthouse-Suite beschreibt im übertragenen Sinne die neue Dimension des Grand Resort Bad Ragaz

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    Höchste medizinische Kompetenz in 5* Atmosphäre

    Das Grand Resort Bad Ragaz – die einmalige Kombination von Luxushotellerie, Gastronomie, Wellbeing mit eigenem Th ermalwasser, Gesundheit, Business und Golf. Das macht das Grand Resort unverwechselbar und einzigartig.

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    Upcoming Trends in Bariatric Surgery

    Bariatric surgery has grown into an increasingly popular procedure in the treatment of weight gain and obesity.

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    The Basics Regarding Weight Loss Surgery

    obesity surgeries such as vertical gastroplasty, lap banding, gastric bypass another obesity weight loss surgery techniques help individuals lose weight, improve quality of life and improve health, the weight loss surgery process is only part of the overall obesity weight loss journey.

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    What rights do I have as a medical tourist



    Did you know that international patients have rights, but they are not actually so aware of all of them? Regardless of age, sex, race, religion, culture, colour, ancestry, ethnicity, country of residence, national origin, citizenship, language, socioeconomic status or sexual orientation, medical tourists have a well established set of rights.

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    Making Choices: Lap Band Vs. Gastric Sleeve



    If you're thinking of traveling South of the Border for bariatric or obesity surgical procedures, and many are, you want to know the difference between lap band and gastric sleeve procedures.

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    Medical Tourism: Why So Popular

    In less than a decade, the medical tourism industry has morphed into a multibillion dollar business. Increasing numbers of travelers from the United States, Britain, Canada, as well as locations in the Middle East, South Africa and South America are traveling to international destinations for their health and wellness care. Why has medical tourism become so popular?

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    Mind-Altering Drugs: A Life Free of Addiction with Ibogaine and Naltrexone



    When people are struggling with drug addiction, sobriety can seem like an impossible goal. But recovery is never out of reach, no matter how hopeless their situation seems. Change is possible with the right treatment and support, and by addressing the root cause of their addiction. The first step for the addicted person is to acknowledge that there is a substance dependency problem or the addiction problem. The next step is to get help.

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    6 Questions that can help you find the Right Dentist



    Here at PlacidWay, we don’t only want you to get the best dental care anywhere in the world, but we also want you get the best dental experience. And because of that, we have compiled a list of common questions you should ask a dentist before you consider him to improve your smile and care for your oral health. 

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    Increasing Popularity of Gastric Sleeve Procedures



    Gastric sleeve bariatric surgical procedures are one of the most commonly performed today. Leading bariatric surgeons around the world perform more gastric sleeve surgical procedures than any other. As one of the most common and effective weight loss procedures, gastric sleeve surgery is also known by other names, including vertical sleeve gastrectomy, tube gastrectomy, sleeve gastrectomy and laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy.

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    Philippines The beauty boutique of Asia



    Medical tourism in the Philippines has a long standing tradition, with foreigners coming to the island nation in search of traditional healers and alternative medicine. This form of medical tourism has slowly given way to the modern, more mainstream kind which is effectively helping the national healthcare to grow and improve.

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    When Should I Get a Second Opinion Abroad?



    In order to make sure individuals are diagnosed correctly and are getting the right treatment for serious diagnoses (like cancer), many individuals seek a second opinion from another specialist or from another clinic overseas. 

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    Transplant Tourism - Risks and Benefits



    Transplant tourism consists of going to a foreign country to have organ transplant. This form of medical tourism is practiced by people who need urgent medical attention due to either end stages of chronic diseases which lead to multiple organ failure or when the patient has sustained lesions damaging internal organs.

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    Ethical Considerations Surrounding IVF Treatments



    Couples around the world seeking infertility treatments such as in vitro fertilization (IVF) are often concerned regarding medical ethics, guidelines and mandates in regard to procedures.

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    Breast Cancer Surgery: the Beginning of Your Fight against Cancer



    You've undergone surgery to deal with the cancer found in your breast. However, for many women, this is just the beginning of a long journey to treat, eradicate and live a life free of cancer.

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    IVF | Find Affordable Infertility Treatment Abroad



    In vitro fertilization is one of the most common methods of encouraging conception for women or couples who have difficulty conceiving. The in vitro fertilization process, known as IVF, describes a process where the woman is injected with hormones that...

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    Visit Mexico for Your Obesity Surgery



    Every year, an increasing number of people are traveling to Mexico for obesity surgery. Most of these people are usually residents of the United States and Canada.

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    Third Upcoming International Summit on Medical Tourism in Puerto Vallarta



    Mexico is indeed rising as an international destination for the medical tourism industry. This August 22 through 24th, 2012, the beautiful coastal tourist city of Puerto Vallarta will be hosting the International Summit for Medical Tourism Businesses.

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    Bourn Hall IVF Clinic Creates Relationship with PlacidWay



    Bourn Hall IVF Clinic, located in Gurgaon, India, partners with PlacidWay, an international medical provider, in offering the latest in technology for infertility, in vitro fertilization and other fertility treatments in Southeast Asia.

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    These are your Best Anti-Aging Treatments Choices



    Over the past decade, science has experienced various breakthroughs in the area of anti-aging. Among the many solutions, stem cell therapy is the most popular. Using it is like waving a magic wand to push the clock back by nearly 20 years.

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    Bloodless Surgery Options for Jehovah Witnesses



    Around the world, several cultures and religions, including Jehovah’s Witnesses, do not allow blood transfusions during procedures and surgeries. However, there is a growing demand for bloodless surgery among Jehovah's Witnesses, who believe that the Bible prohibits the ingestion of blood; therefore, considering or undergoing a blood transfusion is contrary to their beliefs.

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    PlacidWay Forms Relationship with USForex



    PlacidWay, an international medical provider based in Colorado, has formed a relationship with USForex for added convenience with customer transactions and transfers.

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    PlacidWay Announces Relationship with Dental Cluster in Colombia



    PlacidWay has developed a relationship with the Medellin Dental Cluster, part of Medellin’s Health City, providing a variety of dental services and procedures in Colombia, one of Latin America's premier destinations for health and dental care.

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    PlacidWay Supports Training Program in Costa Rica



    PlacidWay, a popular and growing medical and resource provider located in Denver, Colorado, has recently joined their support in a training program based in Costa Rica, called the Digital Smile Design.

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    Challenges and Trends for Medical Tourism in 2013



    As we look into the year 2013, medical tourism industry trends and expectations closely mimic trends expected in the hospitality industry. While cautious optimism is felt by many, it should by no means be assumed for 2013 in this industry. With heightened competitive environment locally, regionally and globally, medical tourism companies need to focus on emerging markets and create a differentiator as well as customer experience to increase revenue, client base, and branding in the wake of such trends. Pramod Goel, Chief Executive Officer at PlacidWay, shares his perspective on what will define the beginning of the next generation of innovation in the medical tourism industry.

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    Understanding the Medical Tourists Journey



    Searching for what you need in a myriad of options when it comes to your healthcare can be overwhelming especially when you are planning a medical trip abroad. Here at PlacidWay, we have designed our website to suit your needs so that you can customize the healthcare experience you need! At PlacidWay, we understand your healthcare journey that’s why we have created a simple step-by-step guide to help you access the newly designed website. 

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    PlacidWay Joins Qatar-Based Dolphin Travels - in Promoting Medical Tourism



    PlacidWay, an international medical resource and provider, has recently joined forces with Dolphin Travels, a leading travel agency based in Qatar, to promote Medical Tourism offering travel solutions that include medical and wellness treatment packages.

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    What is the Difference between Liposuction vs. Bariatric Surgery?



    For many of us, liposuction may be an option to change the appearance of ourselves. Typically, liposuction or bariatric surgery is performed to decrease added fat padding usually found in the abdominal area. Often, all other measures have been exhausted, such as diet, nutritional planning and exercise.

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    Difference between Gastric Sleeve vs Gastric Bypass Surgery



    For many individuals, some type of gastric surgery is the only remaining option left to lose weight and maintain health. Gastric surgeries are a form of bariatric surgery and are performed on individuals who are obese; having a body mass index greater than 35 to 40 and may have other negative health factors that require loss of body weight. Most types of gastric surgery involve changing the anatomy of the stomach and may involve changing the food pathway. Goals of any bariatric surgery are to decrease food intake and increase health and vitality.

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    What is the Difference between ICSI vs IMSI



    For many individuals, struggling to create a successful pregnancy is not only stressful, but can affect quality of life for individuals and couples. Natural fertilization may be difficult for many reasons. Egg production, sperm strength, and many other chemical and physical factors prevent couples from having success with desires to bear children naturally.

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    What is the Difference between Dental Implants vs Dental Veneers



    Having healthy teeth is just as important as other aspects of general health. As we age, bone health and strength become more important overall, but should not be limited to arms, legs and spines. The teeth age, chip, and may be lost if proper care and treatment are not performed regularly.

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    Native American Travels to Costa Rica for Dental Implants



    The low prices and good quality of dentistry services performed in Costa Rica has made this country one of the best choices for medical tourism destination in the Caribbean and Central America, offering modern and progressive dentistry practices, new clinics and practices, highly trained dentistry professionals and, of course, great  prices.

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    Use of Alternative Medicine for Treatment of Chronic Skin Diseases



    Alternative medicine stimulates the body’s defense mechanism thus enhancing the body’s ability to heal itself from within. We should optimize our defense mechanism.  This improves our immune system.  Alternative medicines provide natural healing which is curative & non–suppressive in nature.

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    Infertility Due to Ovarian Malfunction | Anovulation and Poly Cystic Ovary



    There are several main causes which prevent a woman from becoming pregnant. For those women who have been struggling to become mothers, this article will come in great use.

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    Diabetes The Silent Epidemic



    As the number of diabetes cases is in a continuous increase, it is believed that the disease will be the global health crisis of the next generation. Medics believe that they can control the rampant epidemic by increasing people’s awareness to the prevalence of this disease, and by encouraging them to lead a healthy life and regularly test themselves for a rapid detection of diabetes.

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    Facts and Things to Know about Plastic Surgery



    There are several facts and things anyone should know before undergoing cosmetic or plastic surgery.

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    The Healthcare Transparency and Medical Tourism Rise



    The same medical procedure can vary in costs throughout the U.S. states or cities. Transparency of the healthcare providers is still a major issue that is on the government agenda, yet, we still have a long way to go. Until then, people are going for medical tourism opportunities to get the best treatments at a lower price.

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    Fertility Treatment: Steps to a Successful In-Vitro Fertilization (IVF)



    What is IVF all about? See here the process, advantages and disadvantages of this fertility treatment.  IVF is the fertilization process that requires the removal of some eggs from your ovaries and later to be mixed with sperm in a laboratory dish. Fertilization actually takes place in this particular laboratory dish ("in vitro" is the Latin expression of "in glass").

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    11 Questions You Should Ask a Fertility Doctor before a Treatment Abroad



    Having to choose a fertility treatment, especially abroad, can be a stressful situation. With the help of the following questions, it will be a bit easier to make an informed decision and to know how to assess the potential doctors that will administer the treatment.

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    PlacidWay Supports Global Initiatives to Increase Awareness of Diabetes



    Diabetes, known as the silent epidemic, affects millions of people around the world. An alarming 40% of the Middle Eastern population suffers from diabetes. PlacidWay, an international medical tourism resource and healthcare provider, supports global initiatives to educate and provide medical and alternative medicine solutions to diabetics around the globe.

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    Lap Band vs Gastric Sleeve Bariatric Surgery | What is the Difference



    Individuals who have failed to lose weight or maintain weight loss following traditional diet and exercise methods, or those who are morbidly obese may well benefit from bariatric surgical procedures such as gastric sleeve, and the lap band procedures.

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    Gallbladder Stones vs Kidney Stones | What is the Difference



    A buildup of chemicals or inadequate diet and nutrition can lead to the formation of small, hardened, mineralized bits of sand-like or “stones” in the gallbladder or the kidneys. Read here about the difference between the two conditions.

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    Osteoporosis vs Osteoarthritis | What is the Difference



    Osteoarthritis and osteoporosis are both conditions that deal with the bones, although one affects mainly the joints in one area of the body and another can affect the entire length of bone in numerous areas of the body. Read here about the difference between Osteoarthritis and Osteoporosis.  

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    What is the Difference between Dental Crowns and Dental Veneers



    Knowing the difference between dental crowns and dental veneers is important when looking for a procedure that improves your smile, function, and sense of self-confidence and self-esteem.

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    Diabetes Type 2 and Obesity-Two Preventable Problems



    Obesity is caused in many cases by bad eating habits. Obesity and stress lead to the onset of Diabetes Type 2, as researchers have seen, reducing the lifespan of the obese diabetic. But what if we could treat and prevent all these problems? Scientists and researchers have been analyzing and debating over the right course of action and the underlying causes to be addressed by decision makers to tackle diabetes type 2 in the obese. The solution is already available both for treatment and for prevention. What needs to be done and what are we doing wrong?

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    PlacidWay Launches Global Survey on Healthcare



    PlacidWay, an international medical tourism resource and provider based in Denver, United States, has recently launched a global health care survey, seeking a greater understanding of the needs and attitudes of consumers when it comes to their healthcare.

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    IUI versus IVF Procedure | What is the Difference?



    Both intrauterine insemination (IUI) and in vitro fertilization (IVF) are fertility procedures. However, they're totally different, and learning the difference between the two can help women and couples seeking enhanced fertility options to choose which is best for them to experience pregnancy.

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    How Medical Tourism Can Prevent Cancer Worldwide



    Countries such as India, Turkey, Mexico, South Korea and Thailand are among the top destinations for cancer diagnosis and treatments. Early diagnosis and treatment using the latest innovations abroad still remain a priority in treating cancer. There are a variety of treatments available for cancer and most patients nowadays consider travelling abroad to get access to modern procedures and accessible costs.

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    Interview with Pramod Goel on Evolution of Medical Tourism Book



    Medical Tourism industry is growing rapidly.  It has become a global phenomenon and people around the world are increasingly taking control of their own health and seeking solutions that fit their budget. Learn from Pramod Goel what is expected in the industry and how to get the most out of the rapid changes that are happening.

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    Romanian Medical Tourism Demand Growing



    PlacidWay, a leader in international medical tourism, has launched Placid Romania, a medical resource and provider based in Romania, offering convenient and accessible access to medical providers, treatments, and facilities in Central, Eastern and Western Europe.

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    Unexplained Infertility



    Unexplained infertility is Infertility cases in which the standard infertility testing has not found a cause for the failure to get pregnant. Unexplained infertility is also referred to as idiopathic infertility - meaning that its cause remains unknown even after an infertility work-up.

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    Laminectomy VS Laminoplasty Which One Is Best For Me?



    The words may seem similar, but they define totally different processes. A laminectomy is a spinal surgery procedure that removes a portion of the lamina, while laminoplasty is also a spinal surgical procedure. However, laminoplasty defines the partial removal or shaving of the lamina. See the details of each procedure.

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    Romanian Medical World at Turning Point | Doctors Exodus vs Patients Exodus



    The lack of proper healthcare is pushing patients to go seek treatments abroad, the low wages and the lack of medical jobs are pushing doctors to also go and practice abroad, leaving the Romanian healthcare in a crisis.

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    Make Hair Loss History by Choosing Hair Transplant Abroad



    You are afraid to go to a foreign country where you do not know anybody and maybe not even the language? No worries. Medical tourism companies, such as PlacidWay, are doing 90% of the work for you: getting you a price quote from clinics all over the world, presenting packages, getting you in connection with the best clinics in the world (which by the way all have translators), helping you throughout the entire process 24/7.

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    10 Things to Know About Canadian International Patients



    We did some research on the Canadian health system because we wanted to see what drives Canadians to go abroad for healthcare. Here are some of the interesting facts we found out.

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    Placidway Celebrates Eid al-Adha



    Placidway, the ultimate resource for the health and wellness tourism industry celebrates Eid al-Adha with muslims worldwide!

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    The Nigerian Health Travel Causes and Health System



    With a health care system in shambles, Nigerian patients choose other countries for medical services. The government is taking steps to stop this practice. Can they do it?

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    Health Care in Trinidad and Tobago Sees Ongoing Progress



    Although the health care system in Trinidad and Tobago continues to improve, patients still choose other countries for medical services.

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    Oman Health Travel Causes and Health System



    When petrol prices started to rise, it also increased the healthcare standards in Oman. However, travelling abroad for medical care is still chosen by the Sultanate of Oman's health patients. Here are some issues that Oman faces in striving to provide the best medical care for its citizens.

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    Medical Tourism and The United Kingdom



    With a strong medical and research background, the United Kingdom’s National Health Service or NHS for short provides one of the best services available in Europe, yet people still sometimes opt for treatment overseas.

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    The UAE Health Travel Causes and Health System



    Since the oil boom and the flood of petrodolars, healthcare standards have grown steadily in the United Arab Emirates. In spite of this fact, wealthy individuals still choose to travel abroad for medical care. Can the government stop this growing trend?

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    Can India keep up with Growth of Medical Tourism Industry?



    It wasn't that long ago that India was the "go to" country for medical tourism and travelers. However, the world is in a continuous change and when analyzing these medical tourism trends one can see how the competition is pushing this field to new boundaries. How the improvement and competition will happen have been carefully analyzed through extensive data research by Pramod Goel, PlacidWay CEO. See here the a brief summary of research specifically for India Medical Tourism.

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    Do Not Let Diabetes Take Control Over Your Life



    You feel tired, you lose weight, you are thirsty all the time and drink lots of water, you crave for sweets, you experience nausea and vomiting? You might say it's just stress, you might say it's just that you need a break from this hectic life and you will be ok. Well…be carefull. These are clear signs of diabetes, a disease which spreads at alarmingly speed around the world.

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    What is the Difference between a Hair Transplant and Hair Plugs



    No one likes to look in the mirror and see thinning hair or receding hairlines. While men more commonly experience hair loss than women, it does affect both genders. Hair restoration procedures serve to enhance the appearance of a thicker head of hair for both men and women.

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    How Much Does Stem Cell Therapy Abroad Cost



    Finding a stem cell therapy is not an easy task, both for local therapies and those abroad. The primary interest of any patient is the cost of the treatment. In this article, we will go through global oveview of the prices and describe some of the more popular destinations for stem cell therapies in terms of pricing. 

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    THC Cannabis Cannabinoids and Their Potential Anti-Cancer Properties



    For a long time it has been believed that cannabis plant, also known as marijuana, has no therapeutic potential and it has been considered just a drug with psychoactive effects. Recently worldwide studies have revealed that THC (the main component of the cannabis plant) has anti-cancer properties.

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    Top 10 Destinations for Stem Cell Therapy around the World



    Stem Cell Therapy has made tremendous progress over the past decade. The years of approved clinical trials have shown that stem cell therapy works for certain conditions. If you want to get stem cell treatment for certain health conditions, here you will find a complete guide on the best destinations for stem cell therapy around the world.

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    Why Smells Evoke Memories in People



    As a matter of fact there is a strong connection between smells, emotions and early life experiences; so, in other words: memory and smell are interconnected, not only because through our memory we learn to remember smells, but, because various parts of our brain synchronize at the same time to generate functional networks. In addition, smell serves as a survival function and our receptor cells are extremely specialized to particular odors. So, how does this happen?

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    10 Top Fertility Tourism Countries



    Traveling abroad for infertility treatments is one of the fastest growing areas of medical tourism. Heterosexual couples, homosexual couples, single women and men, all find an appropriate fertility treatment and procedure abroad according to their needs.

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    Fetal vs Embryonic Stem Cells Which is Better?



    Stem cells have revolutionized the way in which we think of treatment, especially for such illnesses such as the “no hope” diseases (diseases which there is no known cure for). While they are not a “miracle solution”, they are showing a lot of promise when it comes to relieving and reversing the symptoms, in some cases, while in others it helps with complete recovery. Find out more about them here.

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    Sky Nurses And PlacidWay Offer Patients Safe Transportation Back Home From Anywhere in the World



    Sky Nurses non-emergency medical transport company and PlacidWay medical tourism company recently started a strategic partnership to help global patients safely get back home from anywhere in the world.

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    Anxiety or Heart Attack



    It’s always hard to tell the difference between anxiety and heart attacks, since their physical symptoms can feel incredibly similar in individuals. It is very easy to confuse them and thus avoid getting the proper treatment and even save our lives if we are suffering a heart attack without being aware of it. There are certain signs that can give us a clue about these two diseases and let us know when we need to look for medical attention as soon as possible. Let’s review them!

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    Synesthesia hearing colors seeing sounds and more



    Even when we are all special somehow, and of course have a hidden talent, there is a small proportion of the population who, thanks to biology, can actually do things not everyone can. Things such as hearing or feeling colors, seeing music, tasting shapes and even experience other people’s pain is part of what they easily do. The latest findings of science have proved that highly sensitive people “see” the world in ways most of us can only imagine. Who are they? Let's find out!

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    Minimally Invasive Surgery versus Open Heart Surgery-Pros and Cons



    While undergoing a medical treatment or a surgical procedure, we always need as much information as possible in order to decide and more importantly know what is going to happen to our body and indeed to us. There are several doubts about open heart and minimally invasive procedures. How are they performed? Which are their advantages and disadvantages?  

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    Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Can I control it?



    Even if the term “obsessive” is used for all of us in an informal way to describe someone who is excessively meticulous, perfectionist or is constantly absorbed in daily tasks, OCD is much more than that. People affected by OCD are really suffering and sometimes they reach the point in which they can no longer control their own thoughts and lives. How can we know if someone is suffering from OCD? Let’s review it in the next paragraphs.

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    90 days or less for medical tourism



    Deciding to go for medical tourism is a rather difficult decision for a health care consumer to make. A recent survey on consumer behavior when it comes to health travel shows that it takes on average 90 days or more for the health traveler to make up his/her mind. There are limited things that the international patient coordinator can do to speed the process up – as from the business perspective, revenue and patients in health care travel require effective communications

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    Why Travel for Dental Implants? A Roadmap To A Successful Dental Experience Abroad



    The dental implant industry is in a continuous increase. At some point in our lives, we will all have to deal with missing teeth due to an accident, injury, dental disease or simply because of aging. 

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    PlacidWay Upgrades PlacidWay.com Helping Consumers Choose Medical Options Abroad



    Inspired by the 2014 Medical Tourism Global Consumer Demand Survey Analysis, PlacidWay, a medical tourism company, has recently upgraded its website www.placidway.com offering intuitive and quick access to hundreds of medical facilities, packages, prices, medical destinations and all the information needed by medical travelers.

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    Change Your Lifestyle! Cure Infertility!



    Fertility is an increasing problem of the 21st century. No matter what the cause for infertility might be, not being able to conceive and have the family you dream of can be a frustrating and devastating feeling with a serious psychological impact.    Specialists in infertility say that the complex problem of infertility has many times a simple solution: adopt a healthy lifestyle and find the appropriate treatment or procedure according to your needs.

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    Egg Donation Where Is Legal And For What Price



    Whether it is altruistic or not, whether the recipients have access to the donors' identity or not, whether they choose to pay $20,000 or $4,000, go abroad or stay in their home country, couples and single parents have numerous options when it comes to IVF with egg donation.  Fertility Tourism offers an option to those who do not have access to this procedure in their home countries or who cannot afford the high prices.

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    How to Choose the Right Cosmetic Surgeon in India



    When choosing India for cosmetic surgery, one is usually looking to save some money and get quality work too. However corky this might sound – it is actually possible, and it is for this reason that India has become the favorite cosmetic tourism destination globally, competing with Mexico and Thailand. So how do you choose the right cosmetic surgeon in India for your plastic surgery?

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    Surrogacy Options for Same Sex Couples and Singles



    For some of us surrogacy is the only option to accomplish our dream of having a child, our own family. Although the first legal case of surrogacy dates back in the 1970s, now, almost 45 years later, this procedure is still surrounded by uncertainty, controversy, legal, moral and religious issues. Still, there are several countries which support this procedure, offering hope to thousands of future patients each year.

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    Demand for Hip Replacement Surgery Rises Among Baby Boomers



    The increasing number of hip surgeries performed by baby boomers, are not necessarily the cause of injury, excessive weight gain, osteoarthritis or other medical conditions, but their desire to live longer, healthier and pain free lives and be able to be active and perform the activities they love for as long as possible. No matter what the reason for hip surgery might be, the medical tourism industry takes advantage of this wave of people in their 40s and 50s choosing to go abroad to have this procedure done quickly, at low cost and with modern equipment.

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    PGD for Gender Selection Needed for Family Balancing Surrounded by Controversy



    In recent years, pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) of embryos in clinical assisted reproduction has become increasingly widespread. Besides preventing birth defects in the offspring of parents who are either sufferers or carriers of life- threatening or debilitating genetic diseases, PGD can also be indicated for the routine screening of chromosomal abnormalities and gender selection.

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    Could Medical Travel be a Sustainable Option for Global Obesity Problems?



    Many countries offer attractive bariatric surgery packages, each trying to differentiate from the others. Over the past years, emerging countries have managed to increase their efforts in the medical tourism industry, and even reach the same quality level found in the highly industrialized countries. Such is the case of India, Turkey and Mexico, three of the top options when it comes to weight loss surgery abroad.

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    Global Aging Population Reach Out to Innovative Stem Cell Therapies for Anti Aging Purposes



    Anti-aging medicine offers a variety of options from medication, skin care products and other non-surgical treatments, to wrinkle fillers, cosmetic surgery and stem cell rejuvenation and regeneration therapies. Stem cell therapy does much more than all the other procedures together as it not only has visible results on the outside of the body, but also on the inside.

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    Dental Tourism in Mexico? Why all the craze?



    It has been some years since the beginning of the craze called Dental Tourism. Although many expected the waters to settle, the fact that US citizens are travelling to Mexico for dental treatments is still a high subject of interest. According to the 2014 Medical Tourism Global Consumer Demand Survey Analysis recently released by PlacidWay, 80% of the foreign patients looking for dental care in Mexico come from the US, have middle incomes and are over the age of 50.

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    Innovative Procedures and Affordable Prices Make Cancer Patients Consider Medical Tourism as an Option



    Each year cancer kills millions of people worldwide. Most of them because the needed treatments and medication are not available in their home countries, or simply because they cannot afford it. With the rapid expansion of Medical Tourism over the past years, the number of cancer victims can be dramatically decreased by informing patients about the options they have from early diagnosis of the disease to using latest innovations.

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    PlacidMobile a Free iOS and Android Medical Tourism App by PlacidWay



    PlacidWay Medical Tourism Services, announced the release of its newest innovation: PlacidMobile, an application specially designed for allowing consumers to access medical information from their iPhone/iPad and Android mobile devices faster than ever. PlacidMobile is based on the popular medical tourism website PlacidWay.com. The launch of the phase 1 of this mobile application provides easy access to worldwide medical centers information; consumers can also request and book appointment for their medical services directly from their phones.

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    Italy: A Rising Star in Medical Tourism Industry



    According to UNESCO, Italy has half of the world’s artistic, archaeological and historical structures. Food and wine are also specialties, as well as fashion. No wonder why, this love for beauty in the arts transcends into their healthcare as well. Looking and feeling good has always been a top priority for the Italians, and the country is emerging as a popular medical destination for hair transplantation procedures and cosmetic surgery, among others.

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    Poland: Continue to serve international patients with treatments



    For several years now Poland has been developing its medical tourism branch. EU subsidized programs along with top medical services at a fraction of what they would cost in West European countries or the U.S., is making Poland become the medical tourism hub of Europe.

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    Reversal of Aging with Stem Cell Therapy



    Anti-aging is and will be on the minds of anyone over 40. Today there are anti-aging tablets, anti-aging creams, and anti-aging drinks. Do they work? The jury is still out on that question, but one thing is for certain they don't hurt. 

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    Ayurveda & Wellness Upcoming Trend in India



    Other than heart surgery, many wellness tourists are lured with India’s holistic approach to health, particularly its Ayurvedic techniques and beliefs.

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    Follow Your Gut Differentiate Duodenal and Gastric Ulcers



    For several years, gastroenterologists (stomach specialist) blamed stress and stomach acid for causing gastric ulcers. Later on, research revealed that peptic ulcers resulted from a Helicobacter pylori infection and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) usage. They have learned that prescribing antibiotic treatment could cure the H.pylori infection and prevent surgical intervention for ulcers. 

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    Why are Western Europeans going east for Dental Implants?



    Whether Western Europeans are unwilling to wait or to finance the high cost of private healthcare, more and more people are travelling abroad dental treatment. Among the top destinations most visited for dental care and implants are Hungary, Poland, Ukraine, Bulgaria, and Croatia. 

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    Ethnic Hair Transplant an Emerging Trend in Hair Restoration



    Hair transplantation is now emerging to be “culture specific”, as this involves adapting to the hairline needs of different cultures. Hairlines are different to Asian, African-American, Hispanic, and Middle Eastern clients. Every hair transplant specialist should be particular to the needs of the non-Western clientele, whether male or female, as they make the bulk of most clients. 

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    Is Hair Transplant the Suitable Procedure for Me



    The decision of having a hair transplant is an important one. Each patient has to consider his/her wishes, needs and requirements in terms of appearance, be informed about all the details regarding the procedure and, with a specialist’s guidance, decide upon having or not having the hair transplant done.

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    6 Medical Tourism Myths Debunked



    As any other industry, medical tourism has its own related myths. There are several misconceptions to be discussed upon, and, based on relevant information, proof and experience, to be debunked.  

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    MERS the new virus that caught the worlds attention



    Since 2012, an outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus has affected several countries, especially the Middle East. The virus, which causes Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), is a newly emerged beta coronavirus that was first identified in a ptient from Saudi Arabia in April 2012. Most infections with human coronaviruses are mild and associated with common colds. However, both MERS-CoV and SARS CoV (severe acute respiratory syndrome) are betacoronaviruses. MERS-CoV likely came from a camel in the Arabian Peninsula.

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    Can Stem Cell Therapy treat patients with Diabetes



    Diabetes is a chronic metabolic condition wherein the body does not produce effective insulin enough (a hormone excreted by the pancreas) to convert glucose from the blood into energy. Today, new advances in stem cell research and treatment are giving new hope to people affected by this chronic disease. Current Stem Cell Treatments are being considered for their efficacy in improving blood sugar levels and the complications in which patients with Type I and Type II Diabetes experience.   

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    Transgender-Sex Change Surgery Thailand



    Gender reassignment surgery might be regarded as the earliest medical travel niche market in Thailand, a model for the later development of medical travel in the country. Gender reassignment surgery was first practiced in Thailand in the 1970s and in the 1990s international patients began traveling to Thailand in larger numbers to seek sex change surgery.

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    How To Be Safe During Your Medical Trip



    As a medical traveller, you should consider safety from two perspectives: the travelling one and the medical one. Each perspective consists of its own safety tips which, when combined, will keep you permanently out of harm’s way.

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    How to choose a medical provider abroad when considering medical tourism



    Choosing medical care in a foreign country is a very important decision to make. A decision which comes with its risks, but also with tremendous advantages. As with any medical experience there are some risks that come along, and when the need to travel in a foreign country is added, you could says that these risks double.

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    How To Find The Best Accommodation When You Travel Abroad For Treatment



    Most people who opt for medical tourism choose to travel with a friend, relative or partner. They will need a place to stay, as well as have some activities lined up to keep them occupied when not visiting the patient at the hospital. As you may need accommodation for a few days, someone traveling with you will also need accommodation for the duration of the visit, and it should be close to the hospital so that they can visit you easily.

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    How to Travel as a Medical Tourist Alone vs Accompanied



    Traveling alone or accompanied is an important decision that every medical tourist has to take. There are several factors that need to be taken into consideration before proceeding with your upcoming journey. It’s a mixture between emotional comfort and medical requirements.

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    Why Dental Care in Mexico is a Good Financial Investment



    Getting implants placed in a foreign dental clinic hardly equates as a vacation. But yearly, tens of thousands of international travelers go to Mexican border towns such as Tijuana and Los Algodones to avail budget-friendly dental vacations.

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    What Should You Avoid when Choosing Medical Tourism Abroad



    No matter if you’re a medical tourism novice, or an experimented international patient, there are certain aspects to bypass, so that you come up with the most suitable and fulfilling solution.

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    Which Are the Most Trending Cosmetic Surgeries among Celebrities



    Beauty enhancing procedures are performed all around the globe. It’s not a taboo anymore. More and more people make use of these nip/tuck tricks and have great outcomes.

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    What You Should Know Before Choosing Stem Cell Abroad



    The stem cell therapy is a new treatment, under current and continuous research. In order to be able to make the most suited decision, you have to understand what stem cells are and how they act within the patient’s body.

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    Teen Obesity A Worldwide Issue



    Adolescence is a time of building the teen’s personality. In high school or college, the way that others perceive you is often unbearable. According to the World Health Organization, obesity is characterized by excess fat and extra pounds that are the result of eating more than the body consumes.

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    What are your chances of success with fertility treatments



    Many fertility clinics offer their fertility success rates to patients looking for this type of treatments. Any patient would choose the clinic with the highest numbers, but are you sure you know how to read those numbers? What does 80% success rate with IVF really means?  Are you looking at the clinic's success rates overall or at those related to a specific age or maybe procedure or maybe the number of healthy babies born?

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    Gummy Bear Implants the Future of Breast Augmentation



    Any woman indulges, at least occasionally, to taste something sweet, without the fear that her silhouette will be endangered. Gummy bears, for example, are tasty and don’t have a bunch of calories, unlike other sweets. And now, those who dream of larger breasts can use the gummy bear implants to have an enhanced, contoured and feminine bust.

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    How dental treatment abroad is regulated



    When we talk about our health, in this case dental treatments, we need to make sure the risk involved is worth the effort the medical trip we are about to make. In many cases, going abroad means getting a lower price, but it does not equal the quality you are used to in home country. It is evident things will not be same as dental training may be different, dental regulation could change as well, and we can only hope standards will be as high as we are used to. 

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    Is your dental insurance available in Mexico



    As Medical Tourism grows, other needs have been created in order to allow medical travelers to have safer trips. This is the case of insurance for dental treatment abroad where many of its products have begun to appear, and are designed exclusively for European and US citizens who travel for their dental and medical needs.  

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    Dont Break My Heart American Heart Month



    February is the month when American Heart Month raises awareness of heart disease in the U.S. The American Heart Association recently published a new dire study that focuses on outlining the heart diseases in the U.S. together with their future prevalence and prices. 

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    Where is international surrogacy still legal



    Over the last years many people chose to cross the border to have access to affordable surrogacy and laws that made the entire process really easy. For example people in the UK choose surrogacy abroad because in their country the law allows surrogates to change their mind at any point and decide to keep the child they are carrying, while in the US the prices are excruciating (sometimes even more than $150,000).

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    Stop paying killer prices for your dental care and travel abroad



    Medical tourism or traveling abroad for medical procedures is not a novelty anymore. Millions of people choose to go to another country to have dental implants, cosmetic surgery or orthopedic procedures among others. Now you can easily check online if the doctor is licensed or if the clinic is accredited, you can talk to previous patients, you can compare prices and even have an online consultation. Most of the specialists are trained at renowned universities in the world and the language barrier is no longer an issue as the majority of them speak fluent English.

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    10 Steps to Find Good Doctors in a Foreign Country



    Looking for perfect doctor that fits your needs. Check this 10 tips for you to be your guide.

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    Give your Personality a Facelift with Plastic Surgery in Cancun Mexico



    Mexico can give you a perfectly shaped body! Top notch equipment, experienced surgeons, short recovery time and no pain thanks to modern techniques, affordable prices and a variety of clinics to choose from.

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    Gift Yourself a Hair Transplantation Holiday Package in Istanbul Turkey



    The decision of having a hair transplant is an important one. Each patient has to consider his/her wishes, needs and requirements in terms of appearance, be informed about all the details regarding the procedure and, with a specialist’s guidance, decide upon having or not having the hair transplant done.

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    An Eco Tourism Holiday with Dental implants in Costa Rica



    Most people travel to exotic destinations to relax and unwind. Traveling itself is an integral aspect of the rejuvenation process and Costa Rica is definitely one place that offers plenty of options to rejuvenate your body, mind, and soul. Whether you love to hike through a rugged rainforest or capture wildlife like jaguars and scarlet macaws through the lens, Costa Rica offers an exciting menu that even the strongest can't resist!

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    Bariatric Surgery Vs Non-surgical Weight Loss Programs



    Losing those extra pounds of flab around your waist can be quite the nightmare! It's your choice between bariatric surgery or non-surgery weight loss program depending what is best for you or your needs.

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    10 Reasons to Travel to Ukraine for Stem Cell Therapy



    The stem cell therapy is a new treatment, under current and continuous research. In order to be able to make the most suited decision, you have to understand what stem cells are and how they act within the patient’s body.

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    Bone Marrow Transplant Abroad - Higher Chances of Success



    The bone marrow transplant is used  to replace damaged bone marrow (the soft, fatty tissue inside your bones) with healthy bone marrow stem cells. Stem cells are immature cells in the bone marrow that give rise to all of your blood cells. The stem cells are delivered into your bloodstream usually through a tube called a central venous catheter - similar to a blood transfusion.

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    Dental Tourism Continues to Expand in Cancun Mexico



    Travelling to any destination like Mexico for medical or dental care posts a lot of safety concerns. Every medical traveler must consider the type of procedure and destination he will be getting himself into to properly assess his risks of travel. He must also have an understanding of the rules and requirements when crossing the border for dental care. Here are some useful tips to so you could have a safe dental treatment and vacation in Mexico.

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    5 Mistakes to Avoid when You Travel to Mexico for Obesity Procedures



    Bariatric weight loss surgery is a specialty of many hospitals in Mexico. Doctors in Mexico who specialize in treatment of obesity offer a multitude of treatments for obesity, including morbid obesity surgery, laparoscopic banding, vertical sleeve gastrectomy and laparoscopic gastric banding, among many other procedure.

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    How to Find Dentists in Turkey When You are Flooded with Choices



    Looking for perfect doctor that fits your needs. Check this tips for you to be your guide.

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    Top 10 Reasons Why People are Traveling to Turkey for Hair Transplant



    The decision of having a hair transplant is an important one. Each patient has to consider his/her wishes, needs and requirements in terms of appearance, be informed about all the details regarding the procedure and, with a specialist’s guidance, decide upon having or not having the hair transplant done.

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    Why should you consider obesity surgery if you have diabetes



    More and more people seem to suffer from diabetes, a disease that can be fatal if it is not kept under control. One of the main causes for diabetes is obesity. But if the most effective treatment for obesity is bariatric surgery, could this have a role play in the treatment of diabetes?

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    Top 10 reasons why Medical Tourism is growing in Costa Rica



    Costa Rica is being regarded as the "numero uno" place to be if you require low cost and high quality dental implants. Medical tourism or health tourism as it is known, has found a new footing in the deeply rejuvenating tropical environment of Costa Rica.

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    PlacidWay and GRS Mexico Alliance -Affordable Gender Reassignment Surgery



    PlacidWay, one of the leaders in medical tourism has formed a strategic association with GRS Mexico clinic to ensure sex reassignment surgery in Mexico.

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    Advantages and Disadvantages of Having Breast Implants Abroad



    What would prompt people to travel abroad for medical procedures? One of the main reasons is having the perfect body for the fraction of the price they would pay back home. And when you combine this with a vacation in an exotic location, the decision is easier to make.

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    What makes India a Prime Destination for Osteoarthritis Treatment



    India tops the list when it comes to osteoarthritis treatment abroad and to patient’s preferences. Dealing with osteoarthritis requires a comprehensive medical solution; therefore, it is necessary that patients consider the cost, quality, procedure’s effectiveness, and the medical center’s trustworthiness offering such treatment.

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    Technology Friend or Foe for Childhood Obesity



    Technology enabled games and entertainment is a leading to an entire generation of children turning out to be overweight or obese! 

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    Top 10 reasons why fertility treatment in Mexico is popular



    Mexico has become a hotspot for couples looking high-quality fertility treatment.

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    Kidney Transplant in Turkey Can Change Your Life



    Turkey has become an important center of live donor organ transplantation, being the 3rd country in the world with regard to liver, bone marrow, kidney and face transplantation procedures.  

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    China Deals with Increase in IVF Demand after One-Family One-Child Policy Removal



    After more than three decades of strict regulations, China has decided to remove this policy. Now families are allowed to have two children, but the law does not apply for single women who want to become mothers or to unmarried couples.  

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    IBMS Proudly Announces This Year Unique Opportunity for American and Cuban Heath Professionals



    This unique event is addressed to American and Cuban health professions who will have the chance to create professional medical bridges. Doctors of multiple specialties and medical industry professionals from the US and Cuba will be able to discuss their work, cutting-edge technologies and treatments in their fields.

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    Dental Tourism Market Worldwide



    The dental treatment including implant market has never been this good! The dental tourism market across the world has been rising stupendously and is expected to be worth billions of Dollars by 2021. There was a time when high quality dental care was available in selective countries but now there are no geographical boundaries.  

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    Stem Cell treatment in Mexico - Why people are traveling across the border for stem cell



    The technological advancements and the availability of stem cell therapy at lower cost in countries like Mexico has provided people from the USA and Canada an alternative treatment for a variety of medical ailments. 

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    Croatia - Your New Hub for Dental Care



    People are traveling to Croatia because it has loads of dentists or medical professionals that have gained education in Zagreb’s prestigious School of Dental Medicine.

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    Beauty and Sex Change Procedures-5 Reasons You Should Visit Thailand



    Check out 5 reasons why Thailand is expanding in beauty and sex change procedures and why the country has become the new Mecca for sex change enthusiasts.

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    Dubai’s Trial by Fire: The Demands of a Highly Developed Medical Tourism Market



    Dubai provides some of the most efficient and versatile medical treatments available on the planet to patients, and medical tourism has already become one of the most promising fields of business in the city. What should one look for in Dubai and how should one get it? 

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    Cancer: Never Act Until You Know for Sure What to Do



    Cancer is terrible news for any given patient and their families and friends and therefore keeping a high morale is equally hard when the news comes crashing in. However, cancer also demands psychological battling with the reality and therefore obtaining a second opinion is very crucial in establishing the facts and keeping the patient at the psychological comfort of knowing the truth. Never fear to ask for second opinions if you have cancer because the fight and the struggle continue and one needs to understand the truth of the matter to be able to fight back and win. 

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    Wellness tourism destinations to heal your body, mind and soul



    Check out the best wellness tourism destinations for complete healing of your body, mind, and soul. 

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    Why You Should Consider Dental Care in Mexico?



    The recent years have seen the birth of dental tourism between the US and Mexico as the state-of-the-art facilities of the country, coupled with superior service and brilliant personnel, have produced wonders for hundreds of savvy American dental patients.

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    Finding the Right Cancer Treatment and Professional: What to Look For



    Cancer treatment is not only painful and expensive but is also a very sophisticated process. Those seeking to regain their health and rid themselves off of cancer need to pay attention to a number of different factors. Please read our article to find out about the proper ways to find and decide upon the treatment, facility, and doctor to ensure the fastest and best recovery possible.

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    Six Essential Strategies to Improve Patient Engagement



    These are the essential strategies that have to be considered when trying to improve patient engagement in their own healthcare. 

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    Statistics Show Obesity is on the Rise, 1 in 10 People Worldwide Affected



    This article talks about the latest findings about obesity and how it affects people on a global level. It also tries to find a solution for obesity.

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    Medical Tourism - History, Evolution and Future



    This article will explore how medical tourism came to be, how it evolved over the years and what the future holds. It will also show why we at PlacidWay are doing what we are doing.

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    Americans Travelling for Cosmetic Surgeries – Where and Why Do They Do It



    The article will explore the reasons why people from the US travel abroad to get a cosmetic surgery. It will also explore the popular destinations for these procedures, as some countries are better than others.

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    6 Reasons Why Medical Travel Is Booming



    Here we will explore the main reasons why the medical tourism industry is growing at such fast rates. With the world becoming more inter-connected, we are now able to choose our treatments around the world, and here's why.

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    How to Choose the Right Obesity-Bariatric Surgery



    When you need a bariatric surgery (or some other type of obesity surgery), it may be hard to choose where to perform it. We are here to help you decide on the right place for it. 

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    How to Choose the Best Fertility Clinic



    When choosing a clinic for a fertility treatment or an IVF, it is important to ask the right questions. Here, we will help you find those questions and show you how to look for answers.

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    How to Choose a Good Orthopedic Surgeon



    Many people need an orthopedic surgery in their later years. Those who wish to do it have numerous options at their disposal. You have to be informed to make a good decision.

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    How to Choose a Stem Cell Therapy Center



    Stem cell therapies are the latest innovation in medicine which promises to cure a large number of different diseases. Usually, stem cell treatments are given to those “no hope” diseases and chronic diseases. 

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    How to Make the Right Decision Regarding Cosmetic Surgery



    It is important to know as much as possible about the surgeon who will be performing your cosmetic/plastic surgery. Knowing a lot will help you decide which surgeon is right for you and whom you can trust.

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    How to Choose a Cancer Treatment Center



    When diagnosed with cancer, it may feel like you need to reach for the first cancer treatment that you see. While expedience is important when looking for a treatment, it is much more important to find the right one and choose properly.

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    Choose Dentist Abroad | Dental Clinic Abroad



    Keeping your teeth healthy and whole is important not only because of good looks, but also because poor teeth affect the rest of the body and can be detrimental to overall health. Let's see how can you choose a dentist abroad.

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    How to Choose a Gynecology Treatment Abroad



    Women’s reproductive health is a fragile thing. A lot of things can cause an imbalance in the body so that the woman remains infertile. Aside from that, there are numerous other things to look out for: STDs, cysts, yeast infections, adenomyosis, and adhesions. 

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    How to Choose a Urology Treatment Abroad



    When looking for an urologist, you have to be sure that what you are choosing is top notch. This is someone who will be responsible for your reproductive organs, as well as for your urinary continence. 

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    How to Choose an Eye/LASIK Surgey Abroad



    LASIK surgeries are the latest innovation in the field of ophthalmology. They are used to correct near and far-sightedness, as well as astygmatism. Choosing a LASIK surgery package abroad needs to come through an informed decision, in order for it to be the right choice.

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    10 Questions You Should Ask about Cosmetic Surgery Abroad



    Getting a cosmetic surgery abroad is not an easy decision. It requires thorough research and the right information, if you are to choose the right procedure and a quality medical center. See which questions you should ask when discussing the procedure with a cosmetic surgeon.

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    10 Most Important Questions to Ask when Choosing a Dentist Abroad



    Finding a good and reputable dentist is never easy, as there are so many available. Also, the costs of the procedures in some countries make it even harder to decide. If you have decided to go abroad for a dental procedure because of the costs, or whatever other reason, here are some questions that you absolutely have to ask before agreeing to a procedure with a dentist.

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    The Most Important Questions to Ask when Choosing a Stem Cell Therapy Abroad



    Stem cell therapies are the new possible solution to many diseases, including those "no-hope" and chronic conditions. However, one has to be careful when choosing the clinic to administer the stem cell treatment, which is why it is important to ask the following questions.

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    9 Questions to Ask before Choosing a Bariatric Surgeon



    Choosing a bariatric surgeon, especially abroad, has to be done properly. You need to ask the right questions and mark the answers, then compare them against other surgeons' answers in order to reach an informed decision. Here are the questions that you need to ask every bariatric surgeon before making a choice.

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    10 Questions to Ask the Doctor before Going Abroad for Orthopedic Procedure



    In order to find the right doctor and the right procedure for your chronic injury or recent injury problems, you have to be prepared to ask questions and rate the various doctors based on their answers. Going abroad for an orthopedic treatment is not something to be treated lightly, and you should go prepared.

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    10 Questions you Should Ask an Urologist before a Treatment Abroad



    When deciding on a treatment that will solve your urology problems, you have to be informed about your choices. The best way to obtain relevant information is to ask questions from the doctor that you are thinking about choosing to perform the procedure. These questions are here to guide you.

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    9 Questions to Ask before Choosing a Gynecologist Abroad



    Taking care of your sensitive parts is very important for multiple reasons, the most prominent being preserving your fertility. To that end, a good gynecologist is worth more than all the treatments put together. So, next time you need to choose a gynecologist, ask him the following questions.

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    Top 10 Questions You Should Ask when Choosing a Cancer Treatment Abroad



    Being diagnosed with cancer is probably the worst thing that any person can hear. While it is disheartening, you should not let go of hope, as it is probably possible to find the cure. The important thing is to ask the right questions and here you will get the idea of what to ask the potential medical centers that are candidates to treat you.

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    11 Questions You Should Ask an Ophthalmologist Abroad



    Going abroad for an eye treatment, be it eye surgery or some other form, is never an easy situation. You have to be sure that you know well the doctor who will be working with you, so that you can feel safe and know that they will do a good job. By asking these questions, you will get to know your doctor, and your condition, more.

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    What is the Cost of Cosmetic Surgery Abroad



    If you are wondering how much will a cosmetic surgery cost when going abroad, this article might hold some answers for you. Listed are the countries where you can find the best service and most skill for the money invested, as well as what the popular treatments in the cosmetic surgery niche are.

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    How Much Does Obesity Surgery Cost Abroad



    Finding an obesity surgery that is right within your budget is never easy. In this article you can find out about the most popular destinations for weight-loss surgery, their prices and much more.

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    The Cost of Dental Treatments Abroad



    Find out about the costs in the most popular destinations across the world for getting a dental treatment. Only through getting enough information can you make an informed decision about where to get your teeth fixed with the best prices.

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    A Guide to Orthopedic Surgery Costs around the World



    Explore the prices across the most popular destinations for orthopedic surgeries and procedures around the world. Knowing the prices and the price ranges in different countries can make it easier for you to make an informed decision about your destination for an orthopedic surgery.

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    How Affordable Are Fertility Treatments Abroad



    Explore how expensive (or cheap) fertility treatments abroad are. Find out which countries are our top destinations for assisted reproduction and what the prices are like in those countries. In this article, we offer you the comparison of prices across the world, as well as some other, more general, information about fertility.

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    The Cost of Cancer Treatment Abroad



    Here we will explore how expensive cancer treatments are around the world. You will be able to also find out which places are the most sought after when it comes to fighting cancer and how much does it cost approximately to have treatment there. 

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    The Cost of Gynecologists Worldwide



    Explore the costs of getting gynecological services across the world. Find out how much does it cost to have a gynecological procedure in India, Poland, Malaysia, or Greece. 

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    What is the Cost of Eye-LASIK Care Worldwide



    Finding affordable LASIK surgery is not an easy task, especially when you have the whole world to search. We have tried to shed some light onto the different costs of LASIK and eye care around the world. Find out where you can get the least expensive LASIK surgery, and compare them to other costs from different parts of the world.

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    Urology Treatments Abroad and Their Costs



    Find out more about which urology treatments are available abroad, and the price that you have to pay to gain access to one of those treatments. This article is an overview of the prices around the world, but also a general insight into urology and its treatments.

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    Hair Transplant in Turkey



    Turkish doctors have perfected the practice of transplanting hair so much that a sizeable portion of all medical tourists who come to Turkey are those who are getting a hair transplant.

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    Best Hospitals in Istanbul, Turkey



    Istanbul's hospitals and medical centers fall among the most professional, efficient and well-established facilities not just in the region but in the world as well. If you are seeking for the best Istanbul medical care, take a look at these leading centers.

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    Best Mommy Makeover Packages Prices- Learn Now!



    Mothers of the world, unite! Locate the world's best clinics which have expertise and experience in performing mommy makeovers, and learn the prices for their fabulous mommy makeover packages!

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    Everything to Know about Costs of Liposuction in Korea



    Learn the best prices for liposuction in Korea and get to know their most successful medical centers, doctors, and experience in the area. Stay informed on the latest in technology on liposuction procedures in Korea and learn how you can make the most of it. 

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    Things You Need to Know About Stem Cell Therapy for Diabetes



    Stem Cell Therapy for Diabetes helps people with high level of sugar in their body through cell regeneration. This procedure costs about $15,975. If you're looking to have Stem Cell Therapy for Diabetes, here are some fundamental things to note.

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    All You Need to Know About IVF Treatment in Mexico



    Trying to conceive after many years of long wait and have finally decided to do IVF in Mexico? Let us take you through all that you need to consider as you find a suitable IVF clinic in Mexico.

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    What You Need to know About IVF in Europe



    After a long wait of trying to conceive and pondering on whether to undergo IVF, you cannot afford to waste more time so we are going to let you know all you need to know about IVF clinic in Europe and what to look out for so as to ensure you get your desired solution and in time.

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    All You Need to know About Having Dental Treatment in Mumbai



    Are you suffering from a Dental disease or condition and you are looking for Dental treatment in Mumbai? Let us guide you through how to find a suitable Dental Clinic for your treatment.

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    All You Need to Know About Stem Cell Therapy in China



    If you are looking at havng Stem cell therapy in China then you are on the right path to finding all you need to know about stem cell therapy in China and how to find the best clinic for your treatment.

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    The Things to Know About Knee Replacement Surgery



    Knee Replacement Surgery is a surgical procedure carried out on the joints of the knee. The average cost of a Knee Replacement Surgery is $22,275. Here's all you need to know to help you decide on this procedure.

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    Finding the Best Stem Cell Therapy Around the World



    Stem Cell Therapy is a procedure done where stem cells are used to treat or prevent a disease or a condition. Learn why you should consider stem cell therapy abroad and how to educate yourself for the procedure.

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    Having A Stem Cell Treatment for a Herniated Disc



    Stem Cell Treatment for a Herniated Disc is a non-surgical procedure of injecting the stem-cells (usually collected from bone marrow) near the site where the disc has ruptured. Here's everything you have to know about the procedure. Click to read the article.

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    Everything about the Weight Loss Surgery in Las Vegas, United States



    Are you considering Obesity Weight Loss Surgery in Las Vegas? We are here to present you everything that you should now before booking up a treatment. The average cost of a obesity surgery in Las Vegas is $15, 000, but the price depends on the treatment you choose. Check out the full information below. 

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    How to Educate Yourself before Going for a Surgery Abroad



    Going for a surgery needs big money. That is why the number of people going abroad for elective surgical procedures is increasing steadily since the last few years. Clin on this article to know how you can educate yourself before going for a surgery abroad.

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    How to Be Sure That You Have Chosen the Right Medical Center for A Surgery Abroad



    As consumers are increasingly interested in seeking healthcare options abroad, it is essential to be aware of how to choose right medical center. The medical tourism concept is entering in the mainstream of healthcare system which requires consumers to do their own research before engaging with medical providers abroad. It is important for the patient to negotiate with the medical service provider regarding her needs. The medical centers tailor-make packages for the patients in accordance with their requirements.

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    Refresh Your Educational And Marketing With Affordable Multi-Media Content



    Multi-media content grabs the attention easily in an interesting way rather than plain text. You have to refresh your educational and marketing methods with multi-media content to sustain successfully in the competitive market of medical tourism.

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    Engage International Patients through Simple CRM Application



    Using a CRM application is one of the best ways to engage and educate the international patients. It helps to manage various processes such as customer interaction, customer data, customer support and many other aspects that help to establish a healthy and transparent relationship between the center and its patients

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    Find the Best Stem Cell Treatment for Parkinson Abroad



    Get significant relief from the pain of Parkinson Disease by opting for stem cell treatment abroad. The medical centers in the top countries offer best of Parkinson Disease stem cell treatment at the best price. 

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    Medical Tourism Innovation - an Interview with Pramod Goel, PlacidWay’s CEO



    Pramod Goel is the founder of PlacidWay and one of the prominent leaders in the medical tourism industry. This interview was conducted in a recent meeting with Mr. Goel to understand the future direction of Medical Tourism industry.

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    6 Best Techniques for the Providers to Engage International Patients



    The biggest challenge for the providers is to engage patients in their own care. Learn the best six tips on how the providers can engage the patients.

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    Medical Tourism on the Rise- More Canadians Seeking Treatments Abroad



    Medical tourism for Canadians has increased rapidly in the past decade due to long waiting time for treatment in the country. Let us read the other causes and examine the scenario in details.

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    Comparing Medical Centers Abroad –Is Pricing the Only Factor?



    Do you feel choosing a medical center is increasingly becoming difficult? You need to start comparing different medical centers in terms of price, business ethics, experience and patient feedback. Learn how you can compare the medical service providers considering the most important factors.

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    Digital Customer Experience and Medical Tourism Trends



    Digital customer experience is very critical for the medical tourism industry. Modern-day patients want everything online that mirrors their experience just like buying products from the leading online retailers.

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    Top 10 Questions to Ask the Surgeon before Tummy Tuck In Monterrey, Mexico



    Read the most important 10 questions that you should ask your plastic surgeon before getting a Tummy Tuck procedure done in Monterrey, Mexico.

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    Orthopedic Technology Innovations- Boon to Patients Traveling Abroad



    Numerous patients are getting benefits due to advanced orthopedic technology innovations. Learn about some of the major technologies used for orthopedic surgeries and how these are proving to be boon to the patients traveling abroad for treatment. 

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PlacidWay medical tourism company provides healthcare options that fit your personal needs, finances & desires. Get the best of dental treatments, cosmetic surgery, stem cell therapy, fertility treatments, diabetes treatments, cardiac surgeries and treatments, etc. abroad.
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2019-07-30

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Stem Cell Therapy of Las Vegas and Med Spa is a stem cell treatment medical center located in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. They provide the latest technological solutions when it comes to stem cell treatments and extend their helping hand to all those in need. Find out more about them here.
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abdul kabeer khan
2018-03-28

if u intimate to me your procedure and success rate ,i will be able to intimate mine .during my research i have observed that medtcal peoplre more worriede eyabout money then treatment .i do not know what happened to human sympathy and brotherhood. treatment or no treatment but money ,money and money,if i am getting treatment.yes i will have to pay but do not snatch it.

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Invictus Healthcare System, located in Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S., is a renowned stem cell therapy clinic which aims to offer exceptional and timely healthcare options promoting rapid recovery for each patient. The innovative treatments are based on specialized technology, as well as new developments and multi-specialty physicians trained in the best universities and hospitals. Find out more about them
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Glenn Flynn
2018-04-21

Very willing to answer my questions.

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Main Line Fertility and Reproductive Medicine, located in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, USA, is one of the top medical facilities in the country dedicated to fertility treatments.
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Naomi
2018-08-29

Very helpful

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  • Frozen Embryo Transfer Cycle from $4025
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Smile Makeover is a top-notch dental care facility located in the beautiful city of Playa Del Carmen, Mexico. Some of the top treatments of the clinic include Dental Implants, Gum Graft, Root Canal, Teeth Whitening, Dental Crowns, Dental Veneers, Tooth Extraction and more.
Hasan Erdem Obesity Clinic (Dr HE Obesity Clinic) in İstanbul, Turkey focuses on specialized obesity and bariatric surgeries. The clinic provides top-quality procedures like gastric sleeve, gastric bypass and other weight-loss surgeries at affordable prices.
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Ian Cottrell
2020-01-26

very informative I am happy they ask all the right questions and seem to have my health and well being at the top of their List

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How to Get Stem Cell Anti Aging Treatment in Las Vegas



Stem cell therapy is the future of anti aging treatments. Find the best clinics and doctors offering stem cell therapy for anti aging in Las Vegas at affordable price.

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Breast Cancer Surgery: the Beginning of Your Fight against Cancer



You've undergone surgery to deal with the cancer found in your breast. However, for many women, this is just the beginning of a long journey to treat, eradicate and live a life free of cancer.

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PlacidMobile a Free iOS and Android Medical Tourism App by PlacidWay



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How to Get Tummy Tuck Surgery in Las Vegas



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Ethical Considerations Surrounding IVF Treatments



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Why Smells Evoke Memories in People



As a matter of fact there is a strong connection between smells, emotions and early life experiences; so, in other words: memory and smell are interconnected, not only because through our memory we learn to remember smells, but, because various parts of our brain synchronize at the same time to generate functional networks. In addition, smell serves as a survival function and our receptor cells are extremely specialized to particular odors. So, how does this happen?

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