Category Archives: Medical

Survey: What do expats worry about?

This was published today by the Pattaya English-language newspaper, and is a survey of expats (farang) in Pattaya. It could easily apply to expats throughout the country. The key matters concerning long-term farang in Pattaya (or probably anywhere in Thailand) … Continue reading

Posted in expatriates, Medical, Thailand, Uncategorized, visa/passport

A dentist visit – and one less tooth

One of the concerns many people have when they live abroad concerns the availability of adequate medical and dental treatment in their adopted homes.┬áCosta Rica, for example, where I lived for 14 months, was said to have excellent – and … Continue reading

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Healthcare and dogs barking

You have to admit, that’s a catchy headline. Anyway, as I was sitting out on the steps, with the usual on ice, trying to listen to my music, all I could hear was the constant barking of my next door … Continue reading

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