The Medical Tourism industry was valued at a staggering US$439 billion, with a projected growth rate of up to 25% year-over-year for the next 10 years as an estimated three to four percent of the world's population will travel internationally for healthcare and health-related treatment. These findings are according to a report issued by VISA and Oxford Economics. For years the medical travel industry seemed undervalued, yet VISA's report accounts for growth factors - like some 340 new international airports over the next decade - and the medical travel market could soar to an astronomical US$3 trillion by 2025. Get the full story at FTN News