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What Is Zika Virus And Why Should Travellers Be Aware Of It?

My travel clinic fields a lot of questions about mosquito borne diseases, the most popular of which are obviously malaria and dengue fever, but one very few people are aware of is Zika disease. 538 more words

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Unless you’re going from one first world country to another, chances are you’re going to need to get a few vaccinations before you go. The vaccines you’ll need vary from country to country so it’s best to do some research on what which one’s you will need. 126 more words

How to Prepare an Emergency Medical Contact Card Before You Go Abroad

If you’ve ever had to visit an ER or doctor in another country, you know how critical it is to have an emergency medical card, and several supplemental documents, with you at all times (or at least in your hotel room).   615 more words

How to Pack a Travel Medical Kit

Yes, a kit will take up quite a bit of room in your luggage, but you could save yourself a lot of stress and misery by having it along — especially if you’ll be traveling to a remote destination. 180 more words

Why visit a travel clinic?

Many of us love travelling while others have to travel due to work or other responsibilities. Travelling to new locations or new countries can be exciting but at the same time overwhelming as you know nothing about the land. 145 more words

Tips to take care while travelling abroad

Travelling Abroad Health Tips | Manipal hospital

We have come a long way from a territorially bound civilization. A report published by World Tourism Organization in 2013, indicates that international tourist arrival grew by 5% making it a phenomenal 1.087 billion. 229 more words


The Sisterhood of the Travelling Basket

The strangest thing happened the other day.

I went to the travel clinic in Cobourg, Ontario. Bored, I gazed at the photos of South America when something caught my eye. 192 more words