Risky Overseas Medical Procedures Increasing Strain on NHS, Experts Warn

Belfast, Northern Ireland — As the allure of cheaper medical procedures abroad entices increasing numbers of Britons, health professionals are raising alarms about the mounting strain this trend places on Britain’s National Health Service (NHS). At the British Medical Association’s annual meeting in Belfast, the discourse centered on the perils of seeking surgeries overseas, which, … Read more

Bali Killer Seeks Prison Time Credit for Overseas Incarceration

CHICAGO, IL – U.S. prosecutors in Chicago are seeking a 28-year prison sentence and maximum fines for Heather Mack, who brutally killed her mother at a luxury resort in Bali a decade ago. Mack, 28, pleaded guilty to a federal charge of conspiracy to kill a United States national for her mother’s slaying in 2014. … Read more

Indian Pharmaceutical Companies Face New Manufacturing Standards Amid Overseas Drug Deaths

Hyderabad, India – Indian pharmaceutical companies are facing new manufacturing standards this year as the central government seeks to address concerns over the quality and safety of Indian-made drugs. This move comes after a series of overseas deaths linked to Indian-made drugs since 2022, prompting the government to ramp up scrutiny of pharmaceutical factories in … Read more