Americans are increasingly traveling abroad for major surgeries. In fact, over 500,000 combine an exotic vacation with a surgical procedure each year. If you assume that they must be traveling for something illegal in the United States or to have cosmetic surgery in secret, youâ€™d be wrong.
Surgery is a big step. Getting on a plane and flying 16 hours to the other side of the planet for surgery is a really big step. Are you ready? Ask yourselfâ€¦
1. Can I afford this?
Chances are if you are having surgery overseas than you are getting it at a great discount.
Many Americans somehow think that their medical services, hospitals and doctors are far superior to that of other countries, especially third world countries. That statement couldnâ€™t be farther from the truth.
Indigestion can make you feel bloated and cause pain in your stomach area. It can lead to nausea, uncontrolled flatulence and burping, heartburn and acid reflux making you miserable.
Your state of mind can also be a contributor to digestive problems.