Extremely Drug Resistant Typhoid Fever

In Pakistan, there has been a recent alert announcing an ongoing outbreak of XDR (Extremely Drug-Resistant) typhoid fever. One of the best ways to prevent the incidences of contracting Typhoid is by getting the vaccine. If you are planning a…

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West Nile Virus

Europe has had a spike of incidences of the West Nile Virus this August. There have been 400 reported cases and 22 of them has resulted in fatalities according to the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Come visit…

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CPAP for High Altitude Trips

Planning a trip to Cusco or other high altitude places? Here are some tips: Altitude can possibly improve sleep apnea depending if you have central or obstructive sleep apnea. It is best to consult with your doctor. CPAP machine: *…

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Hajj or Umrah 2018

The Hajj or Umrah this year, 2018, will be on August 19 - August 24. For those planning a trip to Saudi Arabia here are a few helpful informative travel links to keep you safe and healthy. Visit your local…

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Japanese Encephalitis

Here's a great video on Japanese_Encephalitis. For those traveling to Asia, check with your local travel clinic to learn more about travel safety.

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FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia

Planning a trip to Russia for the FIFA World Cup on June 14 to July 15, 2018? Consider these precautions for your trip: Rabies Travellers Diarrhea Tick-Bourne Encephalitis Tuberculosis Sexually Transmitted Infections An estimate of 1.3 million people will be…

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Taiwan: confirmed cases of Measles.

There have been 12 confirmed cases of Measles in Taiwan linked to an international traveler on March 19, 2018. Measles is preventable. Visit your local travel clinic for health advice on how to prevent measles.

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