Travel Health

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If you're getting ready for a sojourn overseas, chances are you've prepared a list of things to jam into your pack before you head off to the airport. One item that is often overlooked is a first aid kit.

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A travel doctor's prescription for staying fit as a fiddle on your travels.

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There are tons of bugs out there. So how do you avoid getting bitten and other unpleasant side effects? Dr. Mark Wise has a few suggestions.

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Dr. Mark Wise dispels some common malaria myths. Essential reading if you're heading to the tropics!

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If you get yourself into a bad situation, make sure you can get yourself out of it. What to do when the worst happens abroad.

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Key advice on how to prepare for—and avoid—a mental meltdown abroad.

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Ginger for motion sickness? Soybean to prevent insect bites? Some advice on treating your ailments naturally the next time you travel.
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