Health

24 March 2017

Following a norovirus outbreak that has sickened several people across three provinces in British Colombia, Canada, several oyster farms have been shut down.

24 March 2017

In Fiji, health and medical services minister Rosy Akbar has asked the local population for their help in preventing the further spread of dengue fever.

14 March 2017

MedicalTravelCompared.co.uk has highlighted the need for those travelling with epilepsy to declare it as a pre-existing medical condition when buying travel insurance cover.

14 March 2017

Following a recent increase in cases of yellow fever, Intana Global is urging companies that need to send their staff to Brazil to take measures and precautions.

10 March 2017

AIG Travel has shared tips to help travellers ride out peak flu season.

09 March 2017

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases has warned that Brazil yellow fever could spread and pose serious disease-control challenges

08 March 2017

Travellers from Western Australia are being asked to take part in a study to find out whether or not warnings about infection risks will make them take better care of themselves while abroad. 

20 February 2017

Sickweather has outlined challenges and opportunities in using social media for public health surveillance.

17 February 2017

According to a new report, teleworking can disrupt work-life balance and lead to health complaints.

13 February 2017

A study published in The New England Journal of Medicine has provided ‘compelling’ evidence that extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis (XDR TB) was spread from person-to-person in South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal province between 2011 and 2014.

09 February 2017

Unhealthy employees are costing British firms more than one month a year in productivity, findings from a comprehensive workplace wellness study has found.

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