Chikungunya is a virus spread by the mosquito species Aedes aegypti, the same mosquito responsible for the transmission of dengue fever.
Camino al Sol is an off-shoot of Comunidad Carare, a spiritual/peace/medicine community with various bases throughout Colombia.
During the month of May, Ximena tried massage therapy with Michael Nedwick, an expat, military massage therapist offering services in Medellín.
Leidy Madonna is a bilingual (English/Spanish) sports therapist. Her practice combines a variety of techniques including deep tissue and trigger point.
One American woman’s experience with medical tourism in Medellín, Colombia, specifically a procedure to freeze her eggs at InSer Fertility Center.
Rolfing is a bodywork practice that is incredibly deep and focused, done sequentially over a series of sessions, each focusing on one specific body part.
Hospital Pablo Tobón Uribe is one of the best hospitals in Medellín, and rated one of the best in all of Latin America.
Ayahuasca (also referred to as Yage by Paisas in Colombia) is a tea composed of the vine Banisteriopsis caapi and chacruna or chagropanga (DMT).
Florence Bannout is a California native specializing in Thai Massage, Acupressure, Deep Tissue, Posture Correction, Deep Fascia, Trigger Point and Reiki.