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    No matter where you are in the world, we want to help you manage your health and wellness. Our global living hub offers helpful factsheets on medical health information and guides on moving to, or living in, some key expatriate destinations. Select a country guide to read about visas, cultural dos and don’ts, choosing accommodation or a school, as well as an overview of the local healthcare system so that you and your family understand how you can find the treatment that’s right for you.

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Trigger finger

Trigger finger is a condition that affects one or more of the hand's tendons, making it difficult to bend the affected finger or thumb.

Poisoning

Poisoning is when a person is exposed to a substance that can damage their health or endanger their life.

Pulmonary hypertension

Pulmonary hypertension is high blood pressure in the blood vessels that supply the lungs (pulmonary arteries).

Euthanasia and assisted suicide

Euthanasia is the act of deliberately ending a person's life to relieve suffering.

Granuloma annulare

Granuloma annulare is a rash that often looks like a ring of small pink, purple or skin-coloured bumps.

Diarrhoea

Diarrhoea is where you frequently pass watery or loose poo.

Corns and calluses

Corns and calluses are areas of hard, thickened skin that develop when the skin is exposed to excessive pressure or friction.

TIA

A transient ischaemic attack (TIA) or "mini stroke" is caused by a temporary disruption in the blood supply to part of the brain.

Transient ischaemic attack (TIA)

A transient ischaemic attack (TIA) or "mini stroke" is caused by a temporary disruption in the blood supply to part of the brain.