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Infectious diseases

Meningococcal disease

16 Apr 2019

Meningococcal disease is a rare, but potentially devastating infection in travellers caused by the bacteria Neisseria meningitidis Read more

Clinic resources

Educational events

04 Apr 2019

A list of courses, conferences and study days of relevance to UK health professionals working, or wishing to work, in the field of travel medicine Read more

Preparing for healthy travel

Medicines and travel

04 Apr 2019

Carrying medication abroad and advice regarding falsified medication Read more

Infectious diseases


25 Mar 2019

Rabies occurs in warm-blooded mammals and is transmitted to humans, most often by a bite or scratch from an infected animal, usually a dog Read more

Preparing for healthy travel

Travelling for Carnival?

19 Mar 2019

Follow our advice for a safe and happy trip Read more

Infectious diseases

Travellers’ diarrhoea

11 Mar 2019

Following advice on food and water hygiene is sensible, but travellers should always be prepared to manage the symptoms of TD during their travels Read more