Using this Web Site

The purpose of this site is to help our patients and prospective patients avoid or cope with travel-related health problems. Some of the information provide here is simple and practical; some is technical. The structure of the site is intended to permit the site visitor some choice about what they wish to learn, at whatever level of depth they seek. To navigate the site, note that all links to the content are in blue, underlined text. Those links that say "learn more" or "read" will bring relevant text onto the page. Link that say "PDF" will download documents onto your computer that you may read or save. Some links lead to external web sites that will open in a new window.

    DISCLAIMER: Any medical information in this material is intended to inform and to educate and is not a tool for self-diagnosis or a replacement for medical evaluation, advice, diagnosis or treatment by a healthcare professional. You should speak to your physician or make an appointment to be seen if you have questions or concerns about this information or your medical condition.