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Preparing for healthy travel

Insect and tick bite avoidance

12 Jun 2018

Protection from insect and tick bites is essential to help prevent vector-borne diseases such as malaria, yellow fever and Zika Read more

Preparing for healthy travel

Summer travel

07 Jun 2018

Heading off for a summer break? Check out our guide to staying safe and healthy abroad Read more

Special risk travel/traveller

Hajj and Umrah

04 Jun 2018

The Ministry of Health of Saudi Arabia issue their requirements and recommendations for Hajj and Umrah annually Read more

Infectious diseases

Pertussis (whooping cough) and travel

01 May 2018

Information about pertussis and the UK vaccination regime Read more

Infectious diseases

Typhoid and paratyphoid

05 Apr 2018

Typhoid and paratyphoid (also known as enteric fevers) are infections acquired by the ingestion of food or water contaminated by Salmonella Typhi and Salmonella Paratyphi A, B or C Read more

Special risk travel/traveller

Immunosuppression

14 Mar 2018

Information on pre-travel preparation, tips to stay healthy abroad and links to useful resources for immunosuppressed travellers Read more