Travel Health And Safety: Articles, Programs, Blogs, Travel Resources

Ginger for motion sickness? Soybean to prevent insect bites? Some advice on treating your ailments naturally the next time you travel.
Don't get caught out in the cold. A look at cold exposure, its dangers and treatments.
A medical condition doesn't have to mean no travelling. It just requires a bit of planning and an appropriate choice of destination.
Yesterday was your first day in the Greek Islands and you took full advantage of the vibrant nightlife in the beach towns of Santorini. Fortunately, your non-drinking travelling companion was there to get you back to the hostel safely. But today, strangely, your companion is still lying in bed and doesn't respond to your calls.
Just because you've made it home doesn't mean you are out of the woods! Dr. Mark Wise takes a look at a few of the more common post-travel health issues, and what to do about them.
Seeking medical help at home can sometimes be challenging, but when you need it abroad, you'd better be prepared.
If you're one of those people who feels queasy on anything but roller skates, you'll want to read this.
Are headlines in the news giving you cold feet about the big trip you've been planning for months? 
Long ago, Romans knew that something in the air around the marshy areas of Rome was making people sick and even killing them. 
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