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Infectious diseases

Chikungunya

02 Feb 2018

This viral infection occurs in some tropical and subtropical regions of the world, predominantly transmitted through the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito Read more

Clinic resources

LGBT travellers: changes to vaccine certificates

01 Feb 2018

Useful links for health professionals and travellers Read more

Special risk travel/traveller

Cruises

29 Jan 2018

Good preparation helps travellers planning a cruise have a safe and healthy trip Read more

Preparing for healthy travel

Food and water hygiene

04 Jan 2018

Advice on avoiding food and water-borne diseases Read more

Infectious diseases

West Nile virus

27 Dec 2017

Transmitted to humans by mosquitoes, the virus is present on every continent except Antarctica Read more

Infectious diseases

Cholera

20 Dec 2017

Cholera is an acute diarrhoeal disease usually associated with poverty, poor sanitation and poor access to clean drinking water Read more