Featured Factsheets

Infectious diseases

Viral haemorrhagic fever

01 Mar 2017

VHFs (with the exception of dengue) are very rare in UK travellers, they can cause a range of symptoms from a relatively mild illness, to severe, life-threatening disease Read more

Clinic resources

Vaccine supply, shortages and use of unlicensed medicines

22 Feb 2017

Helpful links to further information on vaccines and use of unlicensed products Read more

Special risk travel/traveller

Immunosuppression

14 Feb 2017

This factsheet provides advice for immunosuppressed travellers on pre travel preparation, tips to stay healthy abroad and links to useful resources Read more

Special risk travel/traveller

HIV and AIDS

10 Jan 2017

Careful pre- travel planning and preparation is required for people who are living with HIV Read more

Clinic resources

Zika - Risk Assessment

10 Jan 2017

Factors health professionals should consider when advising those travelling to Zika virus affected areas Read more

Preparing for healthy travel

Sun protection

28 Dec 2016

Limit sun exposure and use an effective suncream to protect skin - remember 'slip, slap and slop' Read more