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Portugal

Seeking Life in The Sun? Here Are The Best Places To Live In Portugal

Monday October 14, 2019 (12:44:11)

What’s not to love about Portugal? Whether you’re looking to emigrate to chase the sun, enjoy the beautiful beaches or just simply soak up a rich new culture, Portugal has it all.   more ...

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Portugal

Complementary Therapies In Portugal And How To Access Them

Thursday September 26, 2019 (20:07:41)

If you are legally resident in Portugal, then the vast majority of your healthcare needs will be covered by the country’s public health service, although you might need to pay a nominal amount to make an appointment with a doctor or pick up a prescription.   more ...

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Portugal

Dental And Opthalmic Care In Portugal: How To Find The Right Options For You

Thursday September 26, 2019 (19:57:46)

The Portuguese health system has a two-tiered approach, with most residents being covered by the national health service. You will be eligible for public healthcare if you are legally resident in Portugal, although you might have to pay a token amount for prescriptions and appointments, unless you are exempt.   more ...

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Portugal

How To Keep Fit And Healthy In Portugal

Thursday September 26, 2019 (19:50:09)

Moving abroad is a stressful time, even if you have chosen to move to a new location for a better overall quality of life. It is important to try to keep up good habits after you arrive, and to work out a health and fitness regime to keep you in top shape while you are living there.   more ...

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Portugal

Maternity Care In Portugal: What The Options Are And How To Decide On A Birth Plan

Thursday September 26, 2019 (19:42:09)

Like many other EU countries, Portugal has a two-tier healthcare system. The state funds healthcare for the majority of residents, both expats and locals, with some small charges for basic appointments and prescriptions. There are also provisions in place for people who are unable to pay for their own care.   more ...

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Portugal

What Quality Of Healthcare Can You Expect In Portugal?

Thursday September 26, 2019 (19:34:34)

Portugal enjoys a good level of healthcare, both in the state-run public health system and in its private hospitals and clinics.   more ...

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Portugal

How To Keep Your Health Insurance Costs Low In Portugal

Thursday September 26, 2019 (19:27:48)

The healthcare system in Portugal takes a three-tiered approach. If you are a member of a relevant profession, for example if you are a civil servant or working in the armed forces, then your healthcare will be covered by the state through your professional body. If you are living in Portugal but are not in one of the registered professions, then you will be covered by state healthcare. There will still be a small amount to pay for most of your health appointments and prescriptions, unless you are retired or on a very low income.   more ...

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Portugal

How Much Do Health Procedures Cost In Portugal?

Thursday September 26, 2019 (19:20:02)

If you are legally resident in Portugal, you will be covered by the national health system. This means that most of your healthcare will be free at the point of service, but there are still some small fees for certain appointments and procedures.   more ...

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Portugal

How To Register With The Portuguese Health System

Thursday September 26, 2019 (19:13:03)

The Portuguese health system works on a three-tiered basis. Most people living in Portugal, regardless of whether they are in full-time employment, will be covered by the state health system, which is generally free at the point of service with a few small exceptions. If you work in a profession which is covered by its own health insurance — for example, if you are a civil servant — then your healthcare will be funded by the state through the professional body that deals with your employment.   more ...

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Portugal

How Much Does It Really Cost To Live In Portugal?

Tuesday June 25, 2019 (12:15:00)

Fueled by foreign demand and the possibility of obtaining residency in exchange for investing money, the Portuguese property market is on the up. Since analysts are predicting this upward trend to continue, prices keep rising. Portugal’s property market was pretty resilient during the global financial crisis compared to some of the neighbouring countries.   more ...