Can You Get Dengue Fever on Your Next Trip?

Can You Get Dengue Fever on Your Next Trip?

Can You Get Dengue Fever on Your Next Trip? According to estimates by the World Health Organization, around 2.5 billion people in over 100 countries are at risk of getting dengue fever. There are an estimated 50 million dengue infections occurring annually across most...
What You Need To Know About Pandemics

What You Need To Know About Pandemics

What You Need To Know About Pandemics This wonderful infographic was sent to us by our friends at Nursing School Hub. It provides a terrific overview of pandemics and we especially like the history section. Pandemics are infectious diseases that are spreading through...
Why Thermal Screening At Borders Is Not Effective

Why Thermal Screening At Borders Is Not Effective

Why Thermal Screening At Borders Is Not Effective If you haven’t read our latest blog post that mentions why passenger screening measures for infectious diseases applied at the border are not that effective, we recommend you do so now. Recently one of our co-founders,...

Why You, As A Traveller, Won’t Catch Ebola

Why You, As A Traveller, Won’t Catch Ebola The Ebola outbreak affecting 3 countries in West Africa is getting a lot of media attention, and perhaps it should since it is the largest epidemic of this disease in history. And it can be highly lethal if you catch it; up...