Monday, August 13, 2007
PANAMA CITY, Panama -- I have long been convinced that medical tourism will be one of Latin America's biggest industries in the 21st century. On a visit here last week, I got a glimpse of the coming boom. 100 million Americans will reach retirement age over the next 30 years, and growing numbers of them won't be able to afford ever-rising U.S. healthcare costs. Read the full column here, and let us know what you think.