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Monthly Archives: June, 2012

Costa Rican Medical Tourism Business Expected to Grow (Part 3 of 3)

Via Clayton R. Norman / TicoTimes > continued from 06/27/2012 Medical tourism isn’t something that will just affect hospitals, she said, but will create new opportunities for all tourism-related businesses. “The … Continue reading

June 29, 2012 · 1 Comment

Key Leaders of China’s Health Care System Visit Joint Commission International

Via JCI / What’s New (Photos:  Diane Alexander White) Nearly a dozen key leaders from China’s health care system visited Joint Commission International on June 11. The delegation was led … Continue reading

June 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

Costa Rican Medical Tourism Business Expected to Grow (Part 2 of 3)

Via Clayton R. Norman, April 27, 2012 / TicoTimes > Continued from 06/26/2012 Sergio Monge, from the Costa Rican Tourism Board, said that Costa Rica is a natural choice for travelers … Continue reading

June 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Costa Rican Medical Tourism Business Expected to Grow (Part 1 of 3)

Via Clayton R. Norman, April 27, 2012 / TicoTimes The Medical Travel International Business Summit kicked off in April of this year (2012) at the Hotel Real InterContinental in the southwestern San … Continue reading

June 26, 2012 · 4 Comments

How Neurons Pass Signals Through the Nervous System

Via Sophie Bushwick / io9 You probably think of your nervous system as a kind of computer network, or some kind of electrical system that passes nerve impulses around. But … Continue reading

June 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

Can a Brain MRI Show Loss of Self-Control?

Via the University of Iowa / Medical Express A study by University of Iowa neuroscientist and neuro-marketing expert William Hedgcock confirms previous studies that show self-control is a finite commodity … Continue reading

June 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Can Ginger Supplementation REduce Risk of Colon Cancer?

Via John Phillip / NaturalNews   Since ancient times, ginger has a long tradition of being very effective in alleviating symptoms of gastrointestinal distress. Modern scientific research has revealed that … Continue reading

June 21, 2012 · Leave a comment