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Dental tourism in Thailand – “Searching for Adventure, and Dentistry”

In a series of New York Times articles published this week entitled “Searching for Adventure, and Dentistry” and “Being a Savvy Medical Tourist While Enjoying a Vacation,” one American journalist chronicled her family’s...
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5th China International Medical Tourism Fair held in Beijing

The 5th China International Medical Tourism Fair will be held at the China International Exhibition Center in Beijing from November 18-20, 2016. The Fair will cover many aspects/areas of medical tourism, including: Medical Institutions and...
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More Americans and Chinese Traveling to India for Hepatitis C Treatment

As reported by CNN this week, increasing numbers of Americans are traveling halfway across the world to India to buy the revolutionary Hepatitis C medicine Sofosbuvir, as well as other prescription drugs. Hepatitis C Hepatitis C is an infectious...
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Beijing remains a preferred destination for domestic medical tourism

Increasing numbers of patients are traveling to Beijing for medical treatment, according to a recent report by the city’s Health and Family Planning Commission. The growth rate in the number of patients in Beijing hospitals continued to...

Top five cancer hospitals in the United States of America

There are dozens of cancer treatment hospitals in the United States, specializing in treating many forms of cancer. The best cancer treatment hospitals are ranked annually by US News and World Report, based on patient death rates, hospital reputation,...

Top 10 countries for plastic surgery

The top ten countries for plastic surgery, according to statistics from the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, show the United States in the lead with 3.1 million people having undergone cosmetic surgery in 2011 (more than...
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State of the art liposuction technologies available in Los Angeles

Liposuction is a very common plastic surgery procedure where your body’s excess fat is suctioned out through canulas inserted through small 1-2 cm stab incisions that heal very well. It is ideally used for patients looking to establish a...

165 Chinese hospitals licensed for organ transplants

A total of 165 hospitals across China have been allowed to conduct human organ transplants. These hospitals span the country’s 31 provincial-level regions, with 20 from Beijing taking up the biggest share, according to the National Health...

Best Thai hospital: Bumrungrad vs. Bangkok?

Thailand is one of the world leaders for medical tourism.  While there are many hospitals in Thailand that cater to medical tourists, Bumrungrad Hospital and Bangkok Hospital are two full-service facilities that have strong reputations for...

Plastic surgery in the City of Angels

The world has become our playground as well as our home. In a new age of globalization, international travel and tourism, once formidable monetary and travel barriers are coming down. What was the privilege of the few and elite of the world...