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Latin America, Caribbean may see virus deaths quadruple, PAHO says
Latin America
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Latin America
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Latin America, Caribbean may see virus deaths quadruple, PAHO says

Julia BENNAROUS and AFP - July 1, 2020

The Pan American Health Organization warned Tuesday the coronavirus death toll in Latin America and the Caribbean could top 400,000 by October without stricter public health measures.…

The impacts of stress on your oral health
Dental Tourism
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Dental Tourism
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The impacts of stress on your oral health

Dr. Karen Yurell / Goodness Dental - June 30, 2020

I don’t need to tell you that we are living in difficult times. For many of us, our daily problems, confinement, fears and feelings of uncertainty are…

The US exceeds 2.5 million cases as the pandemic worsens in Latin America
Latin America
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Latin America
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The US exceeds 2.5 million cases as the pandemic worsens in Latin America

Julia BENNAROUS and AFP - June 29, 2020

The United States surpassed 2.5 million coronavirus cases Saturday, and it continues to worsen in Latin America as a second wave threatens Europe. The death toll from…

Pandemic accelerates in the Americas amid catastrophic economic prospects
Latin America
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Latin America
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Pandemic accelerates in the Americas amid catastrophic economic prospects

Alina DIESTE / AFP - June 25, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic, which is accelerating in the Americas, could reach 10 million cases next week, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Wednesday, amid catastrophic economic prospects…

How one drug and alcohol rehab center in Costa Rica has responded to the coronavirus
Global health
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Global health
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How one drug and alcohol rehab center in Costa Rica has responded to the coronavirus

The Tico Times - June 23, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has changed the lives of people and businesses across the world. The Costa Rica Treatment Center, an alcohol and drug rehab facility located in…

$4 trillion fund holders tell Brazil to halt deforestation
Latin America
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Latin America
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$4 trillion fund holders tell Brazil to halt deforestation

Patrick GALEY / AFP - June 23, 2020

Investment funds managing close to $4 trillion in assets called on Brazil Tuesday to halt deforestation of the Amazon in an open letter warning that biodiversity loss…

Latin America exceeds 2 million coronavirus cases as Brazil approaches 50,000 deaths
Latin America
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Latin America
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Latin America exceeds 2 million coronavirus cases as Brazil approaches 50,000 deaths

AFP - June 21, 2020

Latin America and the Caribbean on Saturday exceeded two million cases of coronaviruses, more than half of them registered in Brazil, a country that approaches 50,000 deaths…

Is dental care safe in the age of COVID?
Dental Tourism
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Dental Tourism
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Is dental care safe in the age of COVID?

Patrick Goodness / Goodness Dental - June 16, 2020

During the COVID crisis, Costa Rica, our tiny nation of 5 million citizens, has been successfully managing the COVID virus, resulting in very few deaths. This is…

Clear links between overall health and oral health
Dental Tourism
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Dental Tourism
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Clear links between overall health and oral health

Dr. Karen Yurell / Goodness Dental - June 15, 2020

How closely related is your overall health to your oral health? As it turns out… pretty close. Research has shown that periodontal disease is associated with several…

All on Four Costa Rica: Five factors to consider for an All on 4 in Costa Rica
Dental Tourism
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Dental Tourism
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All on Four Costa Rica: Five factors to consider for an All on 4 in Costa Rica

James Madigan / CostaRicaDentalGuide.com - June 7, 2020

Only ten years ago, most patients were unaware of the All-on-4 dental implants procedure. Full arch fixed dental implant bridges, providing patients with a full set of…