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29th September – World Heart Day

World Heart Day is celebrated on the 29th of September. Throughout the world, millions of deaths are linked to heart problems, and many could be avoided with an healthier lifestyle and early prevention mechanisms. According to the world Health Organization

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Posted in Check-up & Diagnosis, Diagnosis & Check-Ups, Health news, Healthcare, Portugal

Better safe than sorry: you may want to consider an STD screening

Sexually transmitted infections (STIs), usually known as sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), are infections that spread mostly through sexual contact. The most common are chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis and trichomoniasis, but there are many more, like HIV and Hepatitis B. Holidays mean

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Posted in Diagnosis & Check-Ups, Health Prevention, Healthy living, Medical Tourism, News, Stay healthy

July 28 celebrates World Hepatitis Day

Hepatitis is the seventh leading cause of death and disability in the world according to a recently released report from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013. Over 90% of deaths are linked to hepatitis B and C. Early diagnosis

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Posted in Diagnosis & Check-Ups, Health news

We are what we eat

The debate isn’t new. What we put into our daily meals is what we will become in the long term. The better we eat the better our health will be in the future. Eating better is mostly a question of

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Posted in Diagnosis & Check-Ups, News

Medical Port launches its services in Mozambique

With the goal to better serve the healthcare needs of Mozambicans, Medical Port partnered with a local representative to promote its healthcare services and help Mozambicans to have access to medical treatment in Portugal. The launching event took place on February 25

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Posted in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Assisted Reproductive Technology, Diagnosis & Check-Ups, Orthopedics, Rehabilitation, Surgery and treatments abroad

New medical tourism programs for Arabic countries

Following, Medical Port’s presence in the Saudi Arabia Medical Tourism Fair in the end of 2014, and due to the large interest demonstrated ever since, the company is launching special programs for countries like Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, among others.

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Posted in Diagnosis & Check-Ups, Rehabilitation, Saudi Arabia, Weight Loss

Health promotion in the workplace

When thinking about workers well-being companies are increasingly deciding for health prevention instead of disease management. For many years, resources were spent in dealing with employees’ health problems, but now companies are shifting for a prevention model. Many employers are

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Posted in Diagnosis & Check-Ups

The importance of Check-ups in Health Prevention

The start of a new year always brings new health goals and the promise to take a good care of body and mind. Committing to a healthy lifestyle is the best way to start off the New Year. Eat better,

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Posted in Diagnosis & Check-Ups, Portugal, Weight Loss

Custom-made weight loss programs for long lasting results

Having a healthy weight loss is important when it comes to ensure long-term results. It’s a firm commitment to yourself and those around you. Health prevention plays a key role in fighting obesity and pre-obesity states. Effective weight loss programs

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Posted in Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Diagnosis & Check-Ups, Medical Tourism, Portugal, Weight Loss

Make health prevention your 2015 New Year’s Resolutions

Make sure your health comes first and get a complete check-up while enjoying the sun in Lisbon. Medical Port and Sagres Vacations recently partnered to create Medical Tourism programs for Americans who wish to travel to Europe. This partnership aims

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Posted in Diagnosis & Check-Ups, Healthcare, Medical Tourism, Portugal