Should the medical travel industry care about human rights?
Sportswashing is a long-standing way of improving the image of a country that has a problem with human rights abuses. Should individuals, medical travel agents, healthcare companies and hospitals take into account the human rights position of a destination when planning to send patients for treatment?
Q1. Your body couldn’t breathe without this system. Which one is it?
Q2. When you inhale, your lungs
Do a dance
Answers to all these questions are given at the end of this email.
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Upcoming Days Country Wise
🇲🇲 Myanmar National Day - 17th November
National Day is an annual public holiday in Myanmar. It is celebrated on the tenth day following the full moon of the month of Tazaungmone.
🇴🇲 Oman National Day - 18th November
National Day is an official holiday in the Sultanate of Oman and the main one in the country. The holiday currently celebrates the birthday of Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said
🌏 World Prematurity Day - 17th November
This is one of the most important days in the year to raise awareness of the challenges and burden of preterm birth globally. The day was initiated by EFCNI and partnering European parent organisations in 2008.
🌏 World Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) Day - 18th November
World COPD Day is organized by the Global Initiative for Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease (GOLD) in collaboration with health care professionals and COPD patient groups throughout the world. Its aim is to raise awareness, share knowledge, and discuss ways to reduce the burden of COPD worldwide.
🌏 World Pancreatic Cancer Day - 19th November
World Pancreatic Cancer Day is all about shining a light on the disease, taking action to raise awareness of the disease, the signs, symptoms and risks and the need for earlier detection.
Simplifying the Process for Medical Tourism Business
Answers of the Quiz
Ans 1 : (b) Respiratory System
Ans 2 : (a) Inflate
SimplifyMVT brings to you a weekly roundup of all the important happenings, news, and stories from the Medical Tourism Industry around the world. The Weekly MVT Capsule will simplify news for you to stay updated. In this edition, we cover news featuring from 9th to 16th November.