Health Advice in the Philippines for British Expats

Health advice Philippines

Proportionally more British expats die in the Philippines than any other country in the world. So looking after your own health while in the Philippines is very important as is good Health Advice in the Philippines.

Back in 2014 realising the problem some expats had getting blood for transfusions Brits in the Philippines set up a blood donors database of Brits that were prepared to donate blood. We hope in the future we can do even more to help to reduce the number of British expats that die in the Philippines. If you are willing to donate blood to save a fellow expat please register as a possible blood donor here.

If you have any good health advice, ideas how we can improve our health advice, names of good hospitals and doctors that have treated you well without emptying your bank account please contact us


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