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Everything you need to know about cholera

With more than 150,000 cases reported each year, understanding cholera is vital for travel safety Cholera may not be found in the UK, but for travellers it is still a concern. This infectious disease can cause severe watery diarrhoea and dehydration, which can be fatal if left untreated. Cholera is […]

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5 things to research before your holiday

Getting excited for your summer getaway? Be sure to check these off your list first There is nothing more exciting than planning your summer holiday. From treating yourself to new clothes to hunting down the best local beaches, it’s fun to imagine the exciting and relaxing things you’re going to […]

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European Immunization Week is almost here

The annual awareness event starts on 23rd April 2018 Immunization is arguably the most important factor when it comes to staying healthy abroad. In fact, immunization currently prevents between 2 and 3 million deaths a year. This makes initiatives like European Immunization Week vital to travel health. European Immunization Week […]

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Why and what you need to know about diphtheria

With fresh outbreaks of the infection making the headlines, it is important travellers know everything they can about diphtheria before heading abroad. Diphtheria has seen news coverage recently due to fresh outbreaks across Haiti, and a shortage of the vaccination to prevent the infection in Venezuela. In Haiti, this has […]

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