Bugs Bites & Bowels: Travel Health

Bugs Bites & Bowels: Travel Health

by Jane Wilson-Howarth, Nick Rider (Editor)




Gives helpful advice on all aspects of traveling healthy from what to expect and what to take to pre-trip vaccinations, the hazards of heat and sun in deserts and jungles and of cold and exposure in mountains and caves. Tables help you match disease to country, and special sections cover skin infections, the effects of sunburn and sexually transmitted diseases. There is advice on how to treat bites and stings from dangerous reptiles like scorpions to wasps, and information on accidents, first aid, common ailments and what to do if you get home and need treatment. This is a complete practical guide to take with you on any trip to far-away destinations.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781860119149
Publisher: Cadogan Guides
Publication date: 08/28/1999
Series: Cadogan Guides Series
Pages: 180
Product dimensions: 5.03(w) x 7.24(h) x 0.34(d)

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