Healthy travel

Every journey represents a unique experience, so recommendations will vary according to features (destination, purpose, state of health and so on). Even so, we offer you practical information for such situations.

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Tips for international travellers

Travellers who opt for exotic or tropical countries may coming into contact with infectious diseases different from the ones found in their usual environment, which may pose a considerable risk to their health.

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Traveller's diarrhoea

This is a set of symptoms (principal among which is diarrhoea) which occur during a journey or immediately afterwards. The cause is a bacterial, viral or parasitic infection caught during the journey.

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Traveller's medicine

This area features a specific and ongoing programme of tips for international travellers, providing for the routine administration of recommended vaccinations and specific antimicrobial prophylaxis depending on the location of the destination and time spent in the region.

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