Health

Traditional Medicine in Colombia: Holistic Healing

Colombia, a country celebrated for its stunning landscapes and diverse culture, is also a land deeply rooted in traditional medicine. For centuries, Colombian communities...

President Petro Links Climate Change to Covid-19 Pandemic

The president of Colombia, Gustavo Petro, has recently linked climate change to the Covid-19 pandemic. In a public event, the president provoked controversy by...

American Hip-Hop Stars Choose Cali for Medical and Dental Procedures

In a trend within Colombia's medical tourism industry, Cali has become a key destination for American hip-hop artists seeking specialized medical and dental care....

Colombia Grapples with Health Impacts of Ultra-Processed Foods

The consumption of ultra-processed foods continues to adversely affect the health of Colombians, raising concerns among health professionals and policymakers. A recent study highlights...

The Rise of Cosmetic Surgery Clinics in Colombia: Foreigners in Search of Beauty

The proliferation of foreigners in Colombian cosmetic clinics is a fact. The country has emerged as a reference destination in the field of plastic...

Global Patients Choose Colombia for Medical Tourism

Colombia has recently emerged as a destination in the global medical tourism industry. This shift, which began to gain traction in the early 2020s,...

COVID-19: New JN.1 Variant Arrives in Colombia

The JN.1 variant of covid-19 arrived in Colombia in December and the peak of infections is expected to occur during the month of January....

Colombia to Pay US$215 Million to Health Insurers

Colombia will pay US$ 215 million to private health insurance companies. This is 820,000 million Colombian pesos, the amount owed by the State to...

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