Stem Cells and Ageing

All adult stem cells originate in bone marrow. As we age, the production of stem cells begins to decline. The result is ageing, age-related diseases and disorders, and a slowing in the body’s ability to heal after an injury or during illness.

Why You Shouldn’t Fly Too Soon After Surgery?

Medical Tourism involves travelling abroad to receive world-class medical treatment at a very affordable rates. However most patients are not  aware that after cosmetic surgery the body needs time to heal and therefore flying home too soon can be risky. Like any other surgical procedures, cosmetic surgery causes trauma to the body and it can…

What Are Pre-surgery Blood Tests?

When you are having surgery your surgeon may order a series of blood tests. This is because your surgeon wants to make sure that you are  in the best possible health for the procedure and to detect if there is any conditions that could cause preventable complications. Pre-op testing is very individualised since  every surgery is different  and so…

Why Is Surgery Expensive?

Surgery is expensive and it doesn’t matter which country you have your procedures. While some procedures are less expensive than others and some cost higher. There are many costs associated with surgery that patients are aware of, however here are additional charges that are not so obvious. In medical tourism cosmetic surgery and weight loss…