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Facing Rising Dental Costs, Seniors Head to Mexico
Health & Wellness  (tags: Americans, senior citizens, ethics, dental insurance, dental treatment costs, healthcare, Mexico, government, medicine, interesting, research, protection, treatment, news, health, society )

- 855 days ago -
About 60 percent of Americans have dental insurance coverage. But, even so, the nation's older population has been largely left behind. Nearly 70 percent of seniors are not insured, according to a study compiled by Oral Health America.
Sources: WTO Ruled Against U.S. on Country-of-Origin Labeling
Health & Wellness  (tags: WTO, food safety, US, Canada, Mexico, country of origin labeling, ethics, diet, health, news, humans, society, safety, protection )

- 1206 days ago -
The sources say that WTO determined that U.S. rules to place mandatory labels on meat packages identifying where the animal was born, raised and slaughtered were unfair, reinforcing a previous ruling from 2012 that prompted the U.S. to revise its rules.
Cyclospora Outbreak Linked to Taylor Farms Salad, Some Served at Olive Garden and Red Lobster
Health & Wellness  (tags: cyclospora, illness, restaurants, Mexico, food, health, humans, investigation, safety )

- 1591 days ago -
The outbreak of Cyclospora in Iowa and Nebraska that has caused hundreds of confirmed illnesses has been linked to Mexican-grown Taylor Farms salad mix, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
How Mexico Got So Fat
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mexico, diet, disease, family, food, nutrition, risks, warning, risks, illness, food, disease, prevention, nutrition )

- 1617 days ago -
Modern Mexicans' urban lifestyle, rising incomes and myriad consumption vices have fed a seemingly endless struggle that's killing thousands more of them each year. Yep, we're talking the desperate Battle of the (body) Bulge.
Help Hunger Strikers Facing Eviction in Mexico ACTION
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, family, health, prevention, agriculture, Mexico, big ag, hunger strike, organic, science, chemicals, gmos )

- 1781 days ago -
On Wednesday, January 23 Mexican farmers took their struggle against genetically modified (GM) corn to the plaza, embarking on a hunger strike and sit-in in Mexico City. And they need your support before they are arrested.
New Swine Flu Wave Hits Mexico, Closings Unlikely
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, Mexico, Swine Flu, outbreak, illness, protection, prevention, humans )

- 2998 days ago -
The next wave of swine flu has arrived, and Mexicans are bracing for an outbreak that may be even larger than the one here last spring that became a pandemic.
29 Children Die in Mexican Daycare Fire
Health & Wellness  (tags: daycare, children, safety, Mexico, investigation )

- 3110 days ago -
HERMOSILLA, Mexico, June 6 (UPI) -- A fire that began in a tire storage facility and spread to a daycare center in northern Mexico killed at least 29 children Friday, officials said.
Hospital Angeles Dr Lopez Corvala Bariatric Surgery Patient Testimonial 1   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Hospital Angeles, PROFESSIONALS, happy patient, Mexico, Tijuana, diet, disease, ethics, food, health, humans, interesting, medicine, news, safety, society, treatment )

- 3122 days ago -
A Health Travel Guides medical travel patient testimonial - weight loss surgery patient
IMSS, the Largest Social Security Institution in Latin America, MEXICO
Health & Wellness  (tags: Mexico, Social Security, humans, hospitals, doctors, great, cancer, ethics, family, health, healthcare, interesting, investigation, protection, safety, science, society, treatment )

- 3122 days ago -
The IMSS is the largest social security institution in Latin America, it is a fundamental pillar of the individual and collective wellbeing of the Mexican society and a main redistributing element of Mexico's richness; it is, doubtlessly,
Study: Many More Swine Flu Cases Than Confirmed
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, Mexico, Swine Flu, disease, illness, death, prevention, risks, warning )

- 3136 days ago -
MEXICO CITY - The swine flu virus was confirmed on Tuesday to have spread to more countries as scientists estimated the new strain could have sickened 23,000 people in Mexico alone before anyone realized it was an epidemic.
Millions of Kids Begin Returning to Mexico Schools
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, Mexico, Swine Flu, School, children, prevention, protection, illness, disease, safety )

- 3141 days ago -
SAN MIGUEL TOPILEJO, Mexico - As if marshaling for war, Mexico's government mobilized thousands of education officials and parents across the country to swiftly disinfect schools and monitor millions of returning students for signs of swine flu.
Swine Flu Deaths Ebb; Mexico Hopes Worst Is Over
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, Mexico, swine flu, illness, death, disease, risks, protection, warning, prevention )

- 3146 days ago -
MEXICO CITY-Mexico reported no new deaths from swine flu overnight -- more reason to be optimistic that the worst is over at the epicenter of the outbreak. But the virus keeps spreading around the world, with new cases confirmed in Europe and Asia, and--
'I Miss Normal Life'
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, Mexico, Swine Flu, government, confusion, healthcare, protection, illness, society )

- 3146 days ago -
Marcela Serrato is a business consultant who lives in Mexico City. She spoke to the BBC News website and described the feeling of uncertainty amongst residents.
Mexico's Mystery: Why Is Swine Flu Deadlier There?
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, humans, illness, medicine, research, Mexico, treatment, disease )

- 3148 days ago -
The swine-flu virus continued its gradual global march on Tuesday, prompting countries to strengthen efforts to stem its spread, while President Barack Obama asked Congress for $1.5 billion in supplementary spending

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