Doctor's Review: Medicine on the Move

March 18, 2018
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Bye-bye roaming charges

If you’ve ever used your cell phone while travelling, you may know how financially painful roaming charges are. Be prepared before you leave.

Skype ( and Truphone ( offer free phone apps for making cheap international calls using Wi-Fi.

The Vonage Mobile app for Facebook ( allows you to make free international calls over Wi-Fi to Facebook friends who also download the app.

This article was accurate when it was published. Please confirm rates and details directly with the companies in question.


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  1. On April 13, 2011, Steve Sullivan said:
    I took my brand new iPhone to Japan. Hardly used it. Cost > $500 for two weeks. A very expensive lesson.

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