Posted on 11 December 2011.
International health insurance can be quite essential and the consideration in it has never ever been greater. As social medical insurance services are stressed to take care of the rising costs of hospital treatment, the requirement to make other preparations is becoming very essential, specifically to the expatriate.
For individuals who live and work overseas, the necessity to access the proper type of cover can make to be an upsetting experience with the expense of treatment usually being very costly and challenging to set up particularly during periods of catastrophe. There are lots of companies that provide a number of rewards that provide reassurance for you, your loved ones and your employees.
Nevertheless, these kinds of insurance have restricted coverage that isn’t pertinent on a specific scenario. The specific situation what I’m saying is at this point is when you choose to reside in another nation. Sure, you’ve got life insurance coverage or medical insurance. However these are only applied inside the limitations of your country.
Therefore if anything happens to you right out of the country, this insurance coverage cannot assist you in in any manner. Same thing complements travel insurance policies. But they may be applied abroad, the claim is just restricted up to specific extent for example medical evacuation, trip cancellation, and trip delays. Continue Reading
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Posted on 09 October 2008.
The Philippines’ Department of Tourism will hold a health and wellness tourism summit entitled “Embracing Health and Wellness in the Heart of Asia” on October 22 – 25, 2008 at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza Hotel in celebration of the Philippines’ Health and Wellness Tourism Month. The summit brings together leading experts in evidence-based medicine, alternative medicine, wellness and spa industries, and the retirement sector.
The 4-day summit “Embracing Health and Wellness in the Heart of Asia” is a must-attend event for those interested in learning about the latest, cutting –edge treatments and therapies from medical experts and research scientists and getting advice on living a healthy lifestyle from international, best-selling wellness gurus. Continue Reading
Posted in Asia, Health Tips, Philippines, Spa News
Posted on 25 April 2008.
The Imar Spa located in Umm Al Quwain recently welcomed Alison Potter, a new wellness consultant, who has developed an exclusive range of ‘Wellness Support Services’ unique to the ladies’ only spa and complementing the already extensive 60+ treatment menu.
Just a one hour drive from Dubai, the Imar Spa is a stand-alone five star ‘spa hotel’ which enjoys an excellent reputation for its detox and holistic well-being programmes.
The new range of support services encompasses Lifestyle Consultations (AED 400), Stress Reduction (AED 350), Organ Detoxification (AED 350), Well Woman (from AED 3000) and Chi Nei Tsang (AED 400).
“Our goal is happier, healthier people. We want to provide our guests at the Spa with not only their residential treatments but also the simple tools which they can incorporate into normal life when they’ve gone home. We want to really be instrumental in helping our guests achieve optimum wellness,” said Alison.
“I have several years experience in the field of wellness and have had the pleasure of working at places such as Chiva Som [in Thailand]. Wellness is not complicated. It is simply helping people be the best they can be,” Alison added. Continue Reading
Posted in Health Tips, Medical Tourism, Spa News
Posted on 02 November 2007.
Hemorrhoids are swollen anal varicose veins. These veins can become so stretch that they push with extreme force, then rupture and bleed. The hemorrhoids cause rectal bleeding, pain, burning, inflammation, irritation and itching, since the swollen tissues are difficult to keep clean.
There are several potential causes of hemorrhoids. The most typical causes include excessive straining during a bowel movement, aging, pregnancy, chronic diarrhea, chronic constipation, and anal intercourse. Those who are already experiencing hemorrhoids can irritate them further by excessively straining, cleaning, or rubbing the area.
There are several things a person can do at home to treat hemorrhoids, though most treatments are meant to relieve the symptoms and do not necessarily get rid of the problem. One of the best treatments a person can use to get relief from hemorrhoids is to soak in a tub of warm water for approximately ten minutes. Nothing should be added to the water while soaking. Continue Reading
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