Parasite Infection Linked to Road Rage

(Q24N) People who display frequent bouts of extreme, impulsive anger, such as road rage,...

Karolina’s Story: Living with Chagas

(Q24N) by Wilberth Villalobos Castrillo, Vozdeguanacaste - This is the message that Karolina Paniagua...

Why The Zika Virus Is Causing Alarm

QCOSTARICA - Global health officials are racing to better understand the Zika virus behind...

Worms and Weevils Found In Rice Delivery To Hospital Mexico

QCOSTARICA - The Nutrition Service at the Hospital Mexico says it detected worms and...

Costa Rica Decrees ‘Preventive’ Emergency Over Zika

QCOSTARICA - The Ministry of Health and National Emergency Commission - Ministerio de Salud...

US, Brazil Join Forces to Fight Zika Virus

(Q24N via AP) GENEVA - The head of the World Health Organization's Zika response...
The Aedes aegypti or yellow fever mosquito is a vector for transmitting several tropical fevers such as Zika, Dengue and Chikungunya. Only the female bites for blood, which she needs to mature her eggs.

Pregnant Tica Could Be First Indigenous Case of Zika In The Country

QCOSTARICA - A pregnant women with 36 weeks gestation could become the first autochthonous...

Costa Rican Man Gets Reconstructed Penis After Losing His To Cancer 20 Years Ago

QCOSTARICA - A 47 year-old man who lost his penis 20 years ago to...

Health Officials: So Far No Evidence Zika Virus Circulating In The Country

QCOSTARICA - Despite, both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the...

‘Many Things We Don’t Yet Know About Zika’

Q24N (CNN) - Speaking in front of Congress last week, Centers for Disease Control and...

American Tourist May Be First Case of Homegrown Zika Virus

QCOSTARICA | An American tourist who may have contracted the Zika virus in Costa...

Costa Rica Uses Bacteria To Attack Mosquito That Transmits Zika

QCOSTARICA | The Ministry of Health (Ministerio de Salud) said it using bacteria as...

What Is Zika? Ministry of Health Website Aims To Inform Population and Health Workers

QCOSTARICA | What is the Zika virus? How is it transmitted? What are the...

Health Confirms Death of Six Month Old Baby To H1N1 Flu Virus (Swine Flu)

QCOSTARICA The Health Ministry (Ministerio de Salud) confirmed the 29th victim of the H1N1...

Costa Rica Consumers Concerned About “Fake Rice”

QCOSTARICA - News about fake rice in Costa Rica has been circulating on social...

Santa Cruz, Guanacaste, with Most Cases of Dengue

QCOSTARICA by Roberto Acuña Ávalos, Vozdeguanacaste - So far in 2015, 839 people have...

Skin Cancer: Moles Can Be a Warning Sign

QCOSTARICA HEALTH - In a healthy individual, it is normal to have around 15...

What to do if you get sick in Costa Rica?

QCOSTARICA - Travelers to Costa Rica will be happy to know that they can...

It wasn’t worth it, says 103-year-old vegetarian

QLIVING - A MAN who extended his life span by avoiding processed meats bitterly...

President Solis Chooses Private Clinic For Annual Medical Checkup

QCOSTARICA - While thousands every day brave the chilly morning air making line at...

Spoon Restuarants Will Be Giving Away Breast Shaped Cupcakes To Promote Breast Cancer Awareness

QCOSTARICA - As part of the International Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and motivated by...

Breast Cancer Each Year Takes The Like Of 280 Women in Costa Rica

  QCOSTARICA - Each year about 280 women in Costa Rica die from breast cancer,...

Costa Rica Lifts Ban On IVF

QCOSTARICA -As the only country in the world to outlaw in vitro fertilization treatment,...

Tanorexia Or When Tanning Becomes An Addiction

Tanorexia or tanning dependence is a rare syndrome where an individual appears to have...

Marihuana Medicinal (Medicinal Marijuana)

QCOSTARICA - Looking to pass the Medical Marijuan bill 19256 in Costa Rica, and...

Costa Rica Doctors Reconstruct Man’s Penis Using Tissue From His Forearm

QCOSTARICA - Using tissue from an arm, Costa Rican doctors were able to reconstruct...

Costa Rica’s Love For Salt

QCOSTARICA - Costa Rica’s salt intake is so high it introduced a national plan...

KFC Chicken and Fries in Costa Rica Have FIVE Times More Salt

QCOSTARICA -  How a much salt is there in a KFC? According to a...

Valentina Goes Home Today!

QCOSTARICA - Valentina, the third of the sextuplets, managed to beat the odds and...

Costa Rica Opens Up to Biomedical Research

(qCOSTARICA) New rules govern activities and research in the area of ​​biomedicine, reopening up...

New Research Reveals Another Good Reason To Drink Red Wine

(QCOSTARICA LIFESTYLE) Enjoy a good "copa de vino" (glass of wine) but hate doing...

Sex Social Workers Say Caja Fails In Protecting Them Against STIs

(QCOSTARICA) The risk for sex social workers (prostitutes) and their clients of contracting a...

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