Many people will agree that the USA is able to provide some of the finest medical treatment in the world. The healthcare infrastructure in the United States is vast and of an extremely high quality. However, the excellence of...
Common problems when settling into the city Hong Kong, Shanghai, Bangkok or Tokyo are all bustling metropolises – full of energy, change and potential. But its unpredictability can be a source of frustration as well as excitement. On trips home,...
When choosing which health insurance you want to have, you have to look closely at the fine print of the policies to understand the type of protection that you are going to get. Then you have to compare the...
Are you an expat who is currently considering whether or not to get health insurance in Thailand? It might be one of the most important decisions you make in life, so it’s imperative that you understand all the options...
Pre-existing conditions Pre-existing conditions are defined as: An illness or injury that has displayed symptoms or is known to the policyholder prior to the time of application for the plan. Pre-existing conditions can potentially affect an insurance company's decision to provide coverage. There...
Care is always better than cure... this advise is marked for people relating to all groups of age. Life happens to exist in its full spirits with the well being of human body and soul. Carelessness to either of...
The benefits of a healthy lifestyle and risk assessment According to the American Cancer Society, up to two-thirds of all cancer cases could be prevented if people applied everything known about cancer prevention to their lives. By committing to a...
This article is meant to show you the consequences of not having expat health insurance, a matter that should concern all those who are away from home and live in another country either alone or together with their family....
A common dilemma for expats, especially newcomers, is how many bottles of cough syrup and packets of paracetamol to bring back after every home visit. Yi Jun Fang, Associate Pharmacy Manager at Shanghai United Family Hospital, assures us it’s...
 Are you an expat in Vietnam who is trying to figure out which health insurance plan to purchase? Are you still undecided on your options and want to know more about the differences in insurance types, the positives, and...