Medical Tourism Market – what to look out for

Medical tourism is not to be considered as a path to spread the health care services outside of their own country. In addition to that for the third world countries this presents a great opportunity to get better off. If we see this in the sense whether it helps local tourism, it is yet to be decided. Patients travel abroad looking for a better quality of healthcare services that are reasonable in...

Newborn Screening and its growing importance

The newborn screening has been one of the great advances in preventive medicine. Prenatal screening can be useful for detecting birth defects such as spina bifida, anencephaly or other conditions such as Down syndrome and chromosomal abnormalities. Whereas genetic testing for hereditary conditions that the baby may have, what about the other non-genetic diseases? What are the options? As far as non-genetic...