Health

Having a baby in Switzerland: Worth the hype, and the cost?
Royalty, A-list celebrities, and foreign leaders have all chosen Switzerland to give birth, paying hefty...
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Swiss gardens: A pharmacy in one's backyard
Throughout Switzerland, you will find treasure troves of healing herbs and medicinal plants grown in...
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Inside Switzerland’s suicide tourism industry
This week we explore why so many terminally ill people travel to Switzerland to end their lives and why...
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Cannabis: Will Switzerland be the next to legalize?
Three months ago, Malta became the first country in the European Union to legalize cannabis for personal...
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Is mental health care the secret to Switzerland's happiness?
Psychologists around the world are drawn to Switzerland – perhaps it stems from its history with Sigmund...
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In the land of pharma, why the Swiss turn to natural meds
We take a closer look at why complementary medicine and homeopathy - despite heavy doses of skepticism...
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One with nature: Naked hiking in Switzerland
Naked here, naked there: While nudity is somewhat acceptable in Switzerland and actually encouraged when...
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Taking the plunge: Is cold water a cure-all?
Research shows that cold water immersion can boost immunity, energy and one's mood. Advocates of winter...
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Will ‘going dry’ be the biggest health trend of 2022?
People have had more time to amend their relationships with alcohol in the past two years – either consuming...
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What’s in the water? A closer look at Swiss thermal baths
We all know taking a long soak feels good, but is there any proof that these natural thermal spas do...
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