Friday, July 13, 2007

Medical Tourism

Looks like the trend in medical tourism is increasing...!

The trend goes beyond the waves of "health tourists", including many Britons, who fly to Malaga for a cheaper hip replacement or a shorter waiting list than back home. All the Norwegians have to do is get the approval of their doctors, fill in a few forms and they are eligible for six weeks to a lifetime stay near Benidorm, at the expense of Norwegian tax payers.

Read more in - 'Norway looks after its elderly - in Spain'

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