Travel Sick: 5 Travel-Related Infections

As the warm weather of spring approaches, many look forward to packing their bags and zipping off to an exotic locale. However, travel is not always a disease-free proposition. Indeed, numerous media reports have cited potential risks from infectious diseases that you could catch while traveling -- from the common cold to tuberculosis. "There are 229 countries in the world, and there are different diseases in every country," said Dr. David Freedman, professor of geographic medicine at the...Full Story
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