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What is driving demand for IVF in the Middle East?

A combination of cultural, societal and financial factors is driving heightened demand for fertility treatment in the Middle East. Marina Gilic and Leonid Shapiro,...

Cruise ship medical tourists are a growing phenomenon, can it work?

Caroline Ratner from IMTJ spoke to Dr Uwe Klein of Health Care Strategy International GmbH about cruise ship medical tourism. Medical tourists will soon be...

The top ten most popular medical tourism articles in 2014

What was “hot” in medical tourism in 2014? Which topics attracted the interest of IMTJ readers? What were the top ten most popular medical...

Are small industries a bad thing?

Ian Youngman has been studying the broader aspects of global tourism, and is fascinated to see the number and variety of existing and new...

Can Poland city Lublin co-ordinate regional destinations?

Lublin hosted the Eastern Europe Health and Medical Tourism Summit last month. It was held to promote the city and Poland as a medical...

Which African countries will grow as medical tourism destinations?

With new investment and focus on healthcare systems on the continent, in the longer term, will Africans choose to stay within their country or...
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No more UK state-funded medical travel?

Until Brexit, the UK funded via the NHS 1,300-1,500 UK residents per year to travel to other EU member states for procedures unavailable in...

UAE: outbound non-vaccinated medical travel allowed

The United Arab Emirates will allow outbound travel for individuals medically exempted from taking the Covid-19 vaccine, humanitarian cases, and those travelling for medical...