Affordable Care Act, The Marketplace

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Affordable Care Act, The Marketplace

In last week’s blog I gave you ACA (Affordable Care Act) in a nutshell.  This blog is designed to be part II to las week’s blog.  Our intent is to offer you a bit more insight as to how the Marketplaces, created by ACA,  are supposed to work. First of, a Marketplace, or commonly referred […]

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Affordable Care Act In A Nutshell

You might as yourself; if Sora Global provides health insurance for the international community, why is he talking about the Affordable Care Act (or Obamacare, as most people call it)?  And no, this is not a political opinion blog.  I will not be offering my wisdom on whether it’s going to work or not, that’s […]

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Stem cell therapy… the dark side of medical tourism?

At Treatment Abroad, we recently received correspondence regarding a UK family’s experience of stem cell tourism. The patient is a four year old boy with autism and speech problems. The parents, desperate to find a cure for their son, started exploring the claims for the use of stem cell therapy in the treatment of autism. […]

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GLOBAL: Satisfied customers encourage others into cosmetic surgery tourism

A study of the experiences of cosmetic surgery tourists, led by the University of Leeds, challenges widely held perceptions about the safety and motives of people travelling overseas for treatment. The two-year study, ‘Sun, Sea, Sand and Silicone’, is the first to use in-depth interviews, video and photo diaries and questionnaires to analyse cosmetic surgery […]

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Cosmetic surgery tourism..

This week I attended, a “Stakeholder Conference” focusing on cosmetic surgery tourism. The event was organised by the research team at the University of Leeds which is delivering the ESRC funded research project, “Sun, Sea, Sand and Silicone”. The research examines two countries in detail as sources of cosmetic surgery tourists, the UK and Australia […]

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