Featured Factsheets

Special risk travel/traveller

Hajj and Umra

11 Aug 2017

The Ministry of Health of Saudi Arabia issue their requirements and recommendations for Hajj and Umra annually
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Clinic resources

Educational events

07 Aug 2017

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

Insect and tick bite avoidance

04 Apr 2017

Travellers should reduce their risk by using bite avoidance measures described in this article Read more

Infectious diseases

Yellow fever

17 Jul 2017

Yellow fever is caused by a virus, which circulates between infected monkeys or humans and mosquitoes; the disease occurs in tropical regions of Africa and parts of South / Central America Read more

Clinic resources

Zika - Risk Assessment

02 Aug 2017

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