Health & Safety

There is a lot of people who Travel! There is a lot of us who get sick, worry about their safety and worry what could surround them in a different environment. Today’s Travel; more of us read, search heard of what’s happening around our planet. Even though we love traveling, it’s always in the back of our mind to find the right place, to avoid trouble, sickness and major disaster. So because of that, we will return to the same place over and over knowing everything about what we know is fine from that location. But remember peoples change with times, towns are growing, city get bigger which means what you might know NOW may not be the same thing today. In this page, you will find various information related to Health & Safety which everyone of us should considered when we travel through Canada, US and around the world. It will help you to expect the non expected….and create great memories – BON VOYAGE….. Canada Travel US Passport & International Travel

Chikungunya mosquitoChikungunya Travel Advisory

Chikungunya occurs in Africa, the Americas, Asia, the Carribbean, the Pacific Islands and the Indian subcontinent. Additional information about chikungunya cases is available on the Pan American Health Organization’s website.

Several other countries have reported cases in individuals who have traveled to some of these affected areas.

Higher % of active ingredient provide longer protection. Use products with the following active ingredients:

  • DEET (Products containing DEET include Off!, Cutter, Sawyer, and Ultrathon)
  • Picaridin (also known as KBR 3023, Bayrepel, and icaridin products containing picaridin include Cutter Advanced, Skin So Soft Bug Guard Plus, and Autan [outside the US])
  • Oil of lemon eucalyptus (OLE) or PMD (Products containing OLE include Repel and Off! Botanicals)
  • IR3535  (Products containing IR3535 include Skin So Soft Bug Guard Plus Expedition and SkinSmart)

Travel Health and Safety Tips
by Dr. Michael Cohen (Sutter Medical Group)

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