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Medical Tourism: White sand and whiter teeth

Nellie Hawthorn illustration
Mexico's become a popular destination for people seeking major dental procedures at a fraction of the cost in Canada.

On the Island's Deborah Wilson goes south to check out the advantages, and the risks of low-priced dental care in Mexico.

The SFU Medical Tourism Research Group has published guidelines for potential medical tourists:

(This report was supported by a journalism award from the Canadian Institutes for Health Research.)

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