Tag archive for ‘Healthcare’
By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Doctor at Star Médica Hospital in Merida accused of malpractice

MÉRIDA — The Star Médica private hospital in Mérida again is in the “eye of the hurricane”, as one of its doctors is accused criminally of malpractice, since he operated on a woman and allegedly More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

COMMENT: Expats need to have a plan for medical care and emergencies

Deborah Bickel, who operates Be Well San Miguel and provides patient advocacy services, writes on mexiconewdaily.com that the case of a “missing” expat neighbor highlights the need to plan for medical More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Causes and prevention of severe shoulder pain

This article by Merida Licensed Physical Therapist Briseida Montes de Oca delves into shoulder pain, one of the most common causes for a visit to the orthopaedic doctor. Adhesive capsulitis or “frozen shoulder” More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Yucatecan Veterinarian Physiotherapist wants to give you free advice

Hello animal lovers! We want you to meet María José Loría (her friends call her Ma-Ho), she is a college student currently in the last semesters of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation at the Marista University in More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

Expats more satisfied with health care than Americans in U.S.: poll

Here’s an article by Chuck Bolotin of Best Places in the World to Retire in which he talks about a very small group of Americans who love their healthcare. Where are they? Hint: they don’t live in the More...