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Mexico Third in the World for the Number of Plastic Surgery Procedures

Mexico News Daily

Hundreds of thousands of Mexicans go under the knife each year in pursuit of enhanced beauty despite the high costs and risks associated with plastic surgery.

Bamboo Gets Traction in Caribbean as Climate Savior

Inter Press Service

The bamboo plant can be found in abundance in several Caribbean countries, but the director of the International Network for Bamboo and Rattan says its importance in dealing with climate change has been missed by many of these countries.

El Medico en Tu Casa: Doctor House Call Program in Mexico City Is Saving Lives


Doctor in Your House is an unprecedented program in the country, through which health brigades, integrated by professionals, walk door-to-door in various colonies in Mexico City.

Overfishing Threatens Gulf of California Ecosystem

Science Times

According to the collection of data by the researchers, overfishing is stretching the fishing capacity of the region that supplies 75% of fish for Mexico.

Medical Marijuana: Mexico Permits Millions of Epilepsy Patients to Use Legal Cannabis

The Inquisitr

Mexican lawmakers gave final and overwhelming approval to a bill legalizing medical marijuana after a national debate on narcotics policy in a country mired in brutal drug violence.

Endangered Vaquita Porpoise Found Dead in Mexico

Zee News

An endangered vaquita porpoise was found dead in the Gulf of Mexico, the country`s environmental protection authority said this week, bringing to four the number of dead vaquitas found in 2017.

Can HIV-Positive Men Have a Biological Child? New Life Mexico Believes They Can

New Life Mexico

New Life Mexico believes that HIV-positive intended parents deserve an opportunity to have a family like everyone else in the world.

In Some Poor CDMX Barrios, Water a Rare Commodity

Agence France-Presse

Iztapalapa is the poorest and most populous area in Mexico City. It is also the one that suffers most from a lack of water. Even in neighborhoods that have running water, it often doesn’t work. But Iztapalapa isn’t alone.

Mexico Eliminates Infectious Disease Which Is World's Leading Cause of Blindness


Mexico has become the third country in the world and the first in the Americas to receive validation of trachoma elimination as a public health problem.

WWF: Heritage Sites Threatened by Wildlife Trafficking


Between 1970 and 2012 global wildlife populations fell almost 60% on average and illegal harvesting of species in world heritage sites was one of the main drivers for this decline, says WWF report.

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