Other Useful Sites:

Below is a list of other web pages we feel have excellent information for those wishing further details related to travel medicine.

Broad travel planning and resources:

Ø      CDC  

http://wwwn.cdc.gov/travel/default.aspx

 

Ø      US Department of State

http://travel.state.gov/travel/tips/tips_1232.html#senior_travel

 

Ø      Tips for Travelers

http://www.travelersvaccines.com/En/Travel_Tips/Index.cfm

 

Ø      Lonely Planet

http://www.lonelyplanet.com/

 

 

Specific health related resources:

Ø      Vaccine Information Sheets

http://www.immunize.org/VIS/ 

 

Ø      Medical kit resources

http://wwwn.cdc.gov/travel/yellowBookCh2-HealthKit.aspx

 

Ø      Travel Supplies for international travelers

      http://www.travmed.com/index.htm

 

Ø      Insect and Arthropod Protection

http://wwwn.cdc.gov/travel/contentInsectProtection.aspx

 

Ø      Food and Water Precautions

http://wwwn.cdc.gov/travel/yellowBookCh2-FoodWaterRisks.aspx

 

Ø      Water treatment information and supplies

http://www.rei.com/expertadvice/articles/water+treatment.html

 

Ø      High Altitude

http://www.ismmed.org/np_altitude_tutorial.htm

 

Ø      Jet Lag

http://wwwn.cdc.gov/travel/yellowBookCh6-JetLag.aspx

 

Ø      Avian Influenza Information

http://wwwn.cdc.gov/travel/contentAvianFluInformation.aspx

 

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