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Monica Rix Paxson

Monica Rix Paxson
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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.
Female surgeon wearing a surgical mask

Healthcare in Mexico Is Much Better Than You Might Expect

We are so profoundly influenced by our perceptions, assumptions and biases that we may not even realize how we are being influenced. That goes...
Stethoscope and medical prescription

Private Hospitals in Mexico Keep Prices Lower

My first experiences with hospital care in Mexico were in the public sector (IMSS), so the first time I visited a private hospital, I...
San Javier Hospital in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Good Healthcare in Mexico Is About Communication

In survey after survey, Mexico’s healthcare system is ranked as one of the best in the world on a number of important rankings that...
Doctor looking at x-ray scans

The Future of the Seguro Popular Program for Expats

I’ve been getting questions lately about the future of the Seguro Popular program for expats and want to provide all of you who are...
Pharmacist at work

Understanding How Pharmacies Work in Mexico

Understanding how pharmacies work in Mexico is important information for expats as well as travelers to this country. There are a lot of pharmacies...
Female surgeon wearing a surgical mask

The Public Healthcare Blood Donor Issue in Mexico

Many expats are unaware of the public healthcare blood donor issue in Mexico, which is the subject of today’s blog. If you are enrolled...
Nurse checking a patient's pulse

Why Medical Costs Are Lower in Mexico

I would like to share a story with you that helps illustrate why medical costs are lower in Mexico.A 20-year-old young man recently posted...
Smiling couple

Your Healthcare Needs When You Move to Mexico

So, you are almost ready to retire and are thinking about moving to Mexico. You’re reading the articles and blogs on Expats In Mexico...
Plaza Quiroga in Pátzcuaro, Mexico

Choosing a Place to Live in Mexico for Your Health Needs

If you are considering a move to our beautiful country, choosing a place to live in Mexico for your health needs should be of...
CMQ Hospital in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Medical Care in Mexico is Excellent and Inexpensive

Increasingly, Americans and Canadians are learning what expats living in Mexico already know: Medical care in Mexico is excellent and inexpensive.I recently returned from...