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Monica Rix Paxson

Monica Rix Paxson
Monica Rix Paxson is a science and medical researcher and the author of the 4th edition of The English Speaker’s Guide to Medical Care in Mexico. She has appeared on CNN, Good Morning America, CBS This Morning and the BBC. Her book is available in print, ebook and pdf formats at http://bit.ly/MedicalCareinMexico.
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Mexico Is One of the World Leaders in Innovative Medical Treatments

Mexico is one of the world leaders in innovative medical treatment, attracting patients from all over the world. Often patients come to Mexico because...
Festive stairs in Guanajuato, Mexico

Health Considerations When Deciding Where to Live in Mexico

This article is intended to help keep you off the rocks by giving you a list of health considerations when deciding where to live...
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The Air Evacuation Option for Emergency Care in Mexico

For most people considering a move to Mexico, healthcare issues generally are low on their list of priorities, unless they currently have health problems....
Healthcare in Mexico at San Javier Hospital in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

How Good Are Doctors in Mexico?  

As part of an online discussion, I remember telling a woman living in a small town in Illinois, that medical care is most often...
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Expat Access to Public Healthcare Programs in Mexico

We receive many questions each month about expat access to public healthcare programs in Mexico. The good news is the government has promised its...
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Pharmacies and Medicines in Mexico

Pharmacies and medicines in Mexico have a very long history in this country. When the Spaniards arrived in Mexico in 1521 there was already...
Casa Anastasia Care Home, Riberas del Pilar, Mexico

Assisted and Independent Living and Nursing Care in Mexico

Those of you from the U.S. and other countries who are considering Mexico for retirement will find it reassuring to know there is a...

The Cost of Medical Care in Mexico

One of the many benefits of living in Mexico as an expat is the generally excellent level of medical care and the comparatively low...
Healthcare in Mexico at CMQ Hospital in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

How Healthcare in Mexico Ranks in the World  

Jump on the Internet and you will find numerous websites that tell you where you can live or retire around the world, at a...
Healthcare in Mexico at San Javier Hospital in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

A Lifetime of Healthcare in Mexico

Moving to Mexico has become both a dream and a reality for many Americans, Canadians and people from other countries; and not all are...