While traveling, people may be exposed to many diseases. Many
of these, like Hepatitis A, Typhoid, and Malaria, we can be prevent. Others
are less common and we do not as yet have vaccinations or medications to prevent
For this website, we have grouped these diseases for you. If you are traveling
to an area where proper food and insect precautions are being taken, this will
cause dramatic reduction in the chance of catching diseases.
Early recognition of symptoms and referral to treatment is also important. These
lists are not complete and we encourage you to check our links to more comprehensive