Going Abroad? Visit a Travel Clinic First

Whether you’re planning to soak up the sun in Mexico, do business in China or go on safari in Africa, any travel outside of the country carries some health risks. Experts say the best way to protect yourself is to visit an international travel health clinic. Studies show that taking the precaution of visiting a … Read More

4 Tips to Avoid Illness When You’re On the Road

Whether you’re going by plane, train or automobile, you’re looking forward to vacation. The last thing you want to do is get sick. Roxanne Sukol, MD, a preventive medicine specialist in Cleveland Clinic’s Executive Health Program, says it’s easy to get sick when you travel but has four tips for staying healthy on the road: 1. Prepare, … Read More

Don’t Let Heart Disease Derail Your Travel Plans

Heart disease does not need to limit your ability to travel. Follow these pointers from Cleveland Clinic Heart & Vascular Institute experts to enjoy a comfortable and heart-healthy vacation. Talk with your doctor If you are having any new symptoms, make an appointment to see your doctor before you travel. If you have had a … Read More