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Treatment abroad news : November 2007

Treatment Abroad keeps you up to date with the latest news and developments in private treatment and medical tourism abroad.

  • Malta popular with UK medical tourists Malta - skorba templesMedical tourism is becoming a sizeable industry in Malta thanks to growing frustration with long NHS waiting lists in the UK and patients' desire to avoid the risk of MRSA in British hospitals, it...
  • Vietnam offers latest cosmetic surgery technology Vietnamese flagThe medical tourism industry has really taken off in Vietnam thanks to the opening of additional specialised clinics and the latest technologies, it has been reported.According to the Thanh Nien...
  • Philippines enjoys 'new wave' of medical tourism Philippines - cadizThe Philippines is experiencing a 'new wave' of travellers seeking medical treatment abroad, according to former health secretary Alfredo Bengzon.Mr Bengzon told the Philippine Headline News that...
  • Hip replacement in Malta after NHS refusal Malta surgeryA British woman has undergone life-changing hip replacement surgery in Malta after the NHS refused to treat her.Frances Kinley-Manton had been wheelchair-bound for two years as a result of arthritis...
  • India to invest $6.5bn in medical tourism India Indian hospital treats rejected NHS patientsThe Indian government has announced that it plans to invest $6.5 billion (£3.14 billion) to encourage medical tourism in India.Tourism minister Ambika Soni said that "affordable hospitals and budget...
  • Buttock enlargement surgery in Thailand Body Mass Index (BMI): woman measuring her waistConsumers who are dissatisfied with their flat, un-shapely bottom could benefit from a trip to a Plastic Surgery Clinic in Bangkok, Thailand which is offering to enhance this asset.Buttock...
  • Taiwan to promote medical tourism TaiwanPrivate hospitals in Taiwan are to promote the country for medical tourism and hope to generate US$215.52 million within three years.According to the Taipei Times, The announcement was made as the...