of the most worrisome problems facing international travellers nowadays
is how to deal with illness or other health emergencies in a foreign
The traveller not only has to cope with foreign languages and customs
but with different food, water, climate, altitude and other environmental
There is a good chance, too, that the traveller's own immunity does
not match the local foreign environment.
Furthermore, increasing numbers of vulnerable travellers, including
older people, pregnant women, young children and those with complex
medical problems, are going to more adventurous or remote destinations.
The Travel Doctor is an interactive
web site that is able to produce personalised lists of travel medicines
for expeditions, global adventure travellers and ordinary holiday
give advice on immunisations, malaria tablets, general medications
and other forms of health information for all types of traveller.
If you need any advice on travel medicine or other health issues during
your trip, you can log on to this site and use it to retrieve any
relevant information you may require.
either browse this site using the navigation bars like the one in
the left hand column or you can use the search facility below to locate
the information you require:
on a region of the map below for a list of countries in that
then select a country from the list to find out which vaccinations
and malaria tablets would be required for travel there.
web site is designed to give general advice to international
travellers, and while every effort has been made to ensure
the accuracy of the information contained herein, the Travel
Doctor makes no warranty, express or implied, as to the accuracy
or completeness of the information herein, and no liability
is accepted in respect of any personal injury or death caused
by the use or reliance upon any material supplied or for any
communicable disease which may be present at any location
which is not disclosed or displayed.
Traveldoctor.co.uk. is registered under
the Data Protection Act 1998 (No. Z7721774) and all
personal data handled and stored by us is done so in strict
compliance with the act and we do not sell or disclose any
personal information about our users.