Five Things We Should All Know About Back Pain
Body Stuff
Back pain is as common as it is complicated, and easy fixes are hard to find. Dr. Jen Gunter sheds light on this universal ailment.

Medicare Advantage Seminars at Vallarta Medical Center
Lakeside Medical Group
Did you know that you can use your some of your Medicare Benefits in Mexico through Medicare Advantage Plans?

Quintana Roo Becomes Tenth Mexican State to Decriminalize Abortion
Mexico News Daily
Nine other states have modified their penal codes to comply with the Supreme Court’s 2021 ruling decriminalizing abortion.

The Very Surprising Benefits of Scaring Yourself Silly
Research on the phenomenon of chasing fear for fun, or “recreational fear,” is showing that it has significant benefits: It can help us bond with others, soothe our stress and anxiety, and maybe even become more resilient.

Turning Point: At Any Age, a Healthy Diet Can Extend Your Life
Turning Point
No matter how old you are, or how much junk food you consume, it’s never too late to start undoing the damage caused by a poor diet.

With No Monkeypox Vaccine at Home, Frustrated Mexicans Go Abroad
Thomson Reuters Foundation
As monkeypox continues to impact gay and bisexual men in dozens of countries around the world, at-risk Mexicans are going abroad for vaccines they say their government has not bothered to make available at home.

What You Should Know About Opioids and Painkillers
Body Stuff
Pain is your body’s signal that something isn’t right. To help manage it, doctors often prescribe powerful opioids - but they’re not always the best option and can quickly lead to addiction.

How the Travel Experience Can Be Improved for Disabled Travelers
Travel Weekly
What needs to be done for disabled travelers in tours and hotels, and where more progress needs to occur to make disabled travelers feel welcome and able to participate in group travel.


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