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A Guide to Encephalitis

Encephalitis is a serious illness that affects people around the world. Surprisingly, however, awareness of the disease is still relatively low amongst the general public, despite 82% of all requiring emergency hospital admission. In this article we’ll explain more about this troublesome disease – what it is, what variations there […]

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The dangers of DVT

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) affects roughly 1 in 1,000 people in the UK. It is most commonly found to affect those aged over 40 and has been widely associated with frequent fliers subjected to long periods of time in the same position. Deep vein thrombosis is a type of blood […]

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Travel Health Advice: Thailand

Located on Southeast Asia’s Indochina peninsula, Thailand is a beautiful and radiant country, rich in culture and buzzing with life. From its bustling city streets to its tropical rainforests, it’s a once in a lifetime destination with plenty to see. Famous for its crazy moon parties and exotic sandy beaches, […]

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The World’s Healthiest Places To Visit

A trip abroad doesn’t necessarily have to mean leaving behind your healthy habits. Indeed, when you travel it can more often than not mean visiting somewhere much healthier than home. Cleaner air, a more relaxed lifestyle, fresh, organic food – all can be found overseas. But where to go? Why […]

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How to build your own travel health kit

Taking travel health seriously is of utmost importance, whether are travelling to the far reaches of a South American rainforest or taking the family on a holiday to a traditional Spanish destination. Travelling abroad does have its dangers and amongst all the fun and excitement it’s all too easy to […]

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Ebola Outbreak Concern Increases

News has emerged in recent weeks of the worst Ebola virus epidemic in history. Long thought dormant, the World Health Organisation (WHO) reported over 600 fatalities this year, with 63 fatalities occurring in just one week. The West African states of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone have been most seriously […]

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