Avoiding E Coli infections and Warning for all travellers had been to the Hurghada region of Egypt

Public Health England is issuing advice to people travelling to Egypt after a number of people, including children, have returned with a serious illness caused by E. coli infection. coli can cause an unpleasant diarrhoeal [...]

By |July 17th, 2019|News|

Cyclospora alert for travellers returning from Mexico, Dominican Republic and Indonesia

Since 2015, an increase in Cyclospora cases in travellers returning from Mexico has been reported every year. Reports of Cyclospora infections in United Kingdom (UK) travellers are being monitored by Public Health England, in collaboration [...]

By |June 19th, 2019|News|

Hajj and Umrah pilgrims and seasonal workers 2019 requirements

The Ministry of Health of the Kingdom Saudi Arabia (KSA) have published their health requirements and recommendations for 2019 Hajj and Umrah pilgrims and seasonal workers. Travel Health Pro, the NHS sponsored travel site, have updated their [...]

By |June 19th, 2019|News|

ZIKA 2019 update

Three Zika travel-associated cases have been reported in travellers from Denmark and Norway returning from Thailand, and a case of sexual transmission from one returning traveller. Symptoms associated with Zika virus infection are generally mild [...]

By |May 15th, 2019|News|

A Norwegian woman has died after contracting rabies from a stray puppy in the Philippines.

A Norwegian woman, 24, was on holiday with friends when they found the puppy on a street. The puppy is thought to have infected her when it bit her after they took it back to [...]

By |May 15th, 2019|News|
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