Health care abroad

Article written by Travelin Light 

Getting sick on vacation can really change your trip and cause you a considerable amount of hassle, time and money. However, here are some preemptive tips that can help you prepare for both critical and minor health issues.

Learn about your destination – If you are unaware of the medical facilities available in the country you are traveling to, it is best to check the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) website on your specific destination.

Check your

Avoiding the airplane cold

Article written by theoutdoorsblog

Most travelers will swear by getting sick after every trip or vacation. Studies show that airlines carry many germs, due to the number of passengers and the close proximity of seating.  The main reason for this is due to low cabin humidity caused at high elevations. At low levels of humidity, the mucus in our nose and throat dry, creating a more suitable environment for germs to infect us. Here are a few tips on how to avoid the airplane cold.

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