Travel and Medicine

Visit A Medical Center To Get The Travel Medicines You Need

When traveling out of the country or within, people are concerned about staying healthy and fit. Those who travel for work or pleasure are worried about encountering health problems in a strange place or having a medical emergency in unfamiliar surroundings. Traveling to developing countries or remote areas where health-care is not of the best...
Jan 14, 2015 |

Important Things to Consider Before Medical Travel or Medical Tourism

Now days, individuals or even corporate have taken radical steps to save with the high cost of medical care in some countries such as the United States by considering medical tourism, oversee surgeries and medical travel. Many have visited to other destinations or countries to get health care healing at a lower price. This is known as medical...
Jan 9, 2015 |

South East Asia Travel Tip - Health and Medicine Overview

To travel to Indochina area, the first suggestion is to buy yourself a health insurance which policy provides coverage outside your country, very few pay for medical evacuation too. Depending on the medical condition and your location, the medical evacuation can easily cost $10,000, such an insurance will help you a lot if you need medical services...
Jan 9, 2015 |

Choosing a Travel Clinic for Your Travel Health Needs

Whether for business or pleasure, travelers planning a trip outside the country should remember to set aside some time in during their plan-making to address important health and safety precautions. In fact, studies show that almost half of travelers from a developed country visiting a developing country get sick when they stay for a month or more....
Jan 9, 2015 |

Medical Tourism - Why Travel Abroad For Medical Procedures?

In the last decade, medical tourism has grown exponentially as thousands travel to other countries for medical procedures. In 2008 alone, statistics show that over 200,000 United States' citizens traveled abroad for healthcare, especially for elective surgeries and plastic surgeries. Why are individuals doing this on such a broad scale?
Jan 9, 2015 |

Travel Health Insurance - Understand the Benefit

If you're planning an overseas trip, you need travel health insurance. Every year, nearly 1 million Americans require emergency medical treatment while overseas. Traditional health insurance plans limit the expenses and amounts that they will pay outside the country, and necessary care may be delayed while arrangements for payment are made.
Jan 9, 2015 |

Medicidin-D Allergy Tablets

2 tablets in a travel size individually sealed packet. Allergy medicine plus decongestant. Cold, flu and allergy relief.
Feb 2, 2015 |

Medical College of Wisconsin - Travel Medicine

Contains news and feature articles related to travel medicine. With browse-by-topic section and doctor finder tool.
May 3, 2016 |

Reluctant champion: How Nadia Murad has become the international face of Yazidi suffering – and resilience

Weeks earlier, Nadia Murad had been ripped from her village by Islamic State (ISIS) fighters who murdered her family and took her captive. Along with other young Yazidi women, she was transported... Read More

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More