When traveling abroad for a long period or after moving overseas, you may find yourself needing health care at night or on a weekend. But it may not be a full-scale emergency. It could be anything from feeling flulike symptoms to slipping and injuring yourself. That’s when you need urgent care, sometimes known as an […]
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Whether you moved abroad and need surgery as an expat or you’re wondering if you should make the trip overseas for a cheaper procedure, make sure to do your research and establish a clear plan of care in advance. Surgeries fall into two categories: emergency and elective. Doctors perform emergency surgeries to correct an urgent […]
Many of us live our lives without going through a natural disaster. While it’s uncommon, you may experience a natural disaster when you travel abroad, and if you do it can create problems for your trip. Travel insurance can help you get home safely with your costs covered if you plan and travel wisely. What […]
You might still be asking, what is preventive care? But there’s a good chance you’ve already experienced it. If you’ve ever had bloodwork done to check your cholesterol or an annual scan, you’ve undergone preventive care. Before moving locations, it’s a good idea to set up an appointment with your doctor at home for a […]
Planning a move overseas? Congratulations! Experiencing life in a different country is always exciting. Yet amidst the packing, putting together itineraries, and purchasing tickets, don’t forget about another important thing: your access to healthcare abroad. No one wants to think about being sick, getting injured, or running out of medication — but these are all […]