Written by Roisin Evans
Medical tourism in Mexico is particularly popular with people from the US and Canada due to the close proximity of the country.
When visiting another country for medical treatment it is vital for the patient to conduct careful research on the quality and success rates of the hospitals and teams they are considering. Techniques and accepted practices can differ greatly from place to place.
Written by Pamela Levin
Mercury poisoning is a significant health threat for more and more people, despite the fact that its symptoms often go unrecognized as coming from that toxic metal.
In modern times, we no longer have hat makers using mercury (which is where the phrase 'mad as a hatter' originated). Nor do we have doctors treating syphilis with mercury. Yet we are exposed in ways that are less obvious than those two example. Still, they are still just as harmful, especially because mercury toxicity is cumulative.