How to get the best prices on your flight

Airline Travel and DVT

If you travel often, you should know about the increased risk of Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) during air travel.
Preparing for a medical emergency while traveling takes some planning.

How to Prepare for a Medical Emergency While Traveling

Travel doesn't always go as we plan. Here's how you can be prepared in case you have a medical emergency while traveling.

Is Medical Travel Insurance Necessary?

Your Travel Health: Ask a Nurse Health Column

An Amazon Souvenir: Travel in Peru

Playing host to an unwelcomed guest results in a painfully unforgettable vacation.
Dangers of suntanning

Dangerous Rays: The Dark Side of Suntanning

Many people think a little sun on the cheeks looks healthy. But even a slight tan means damaged skin.
Traveling while pregnant

Comfortable Travel for Expectant Mothers

Here are some ways to stay comfortable when you have two (or more?) hitting the road.

Accessible Health History: MedicalSummary.com

Ill in a foreign country? Doctors may not have your medical history, but this card could save you.
Traveling in the mountain can sometimes cause high-altitude sickness

Avoiding Altitude Sickness: Your Travel Health

Learn how to travel in the high country without losing your breath or falling ill.

Do I Have an Increased Risk of Flu When I Fly?

Airplanes are cramped quarters. If a guy up in the front row has the flu, will you get it too?
How to treat a snakebite

Travel Health: Treating Snakebites

It’s not what you may have heard: expert advice on how to treat and avoid snakebites.

Avoiding Heat Stroke and Heat Exhaustion

The summer sun can be pleasant — and dangerous. Here's how to avoid heat exhaustion and heat stroke.
Traveling with Medical Oxygen

Traveling with Medical Oxygen: Travel Health

If you're traveling with oxygen, you'll need to plan ahead.
Drinking water safe while traveling?

Travel Health: Is the Water You’re Drinking Safe?

Quick and simple ways to ensure safe drinking water, even in the most remote locations.
Thailand

5 Countries with the Best Healthcare in the World

Looking for the best healthcare in the world? It may just be a beach vacation away.

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