Helpful Information on Health Conditions Abroad
If you are concerned about health conditions and diseases in foreign countries, the following web site addresses may be a source of helpful information. The first source of information should always be your primary physician, but these sites will provide current data on health conditions in countries throughout the world, detailing particular diseases and immunizations.
It is also recommended that when traveling abroad you carry a complete dossier of your health history. For those interested in obtaining a form, the size of a passport, which you can fill out, contact The International Association for Medical Assistance to Travellers at http://www.sentex.net~iamat or write to them at 417 Center St., Lewiston, NY 14092
If any of our readers know of any other helpful sites for mature individuals who travel abroad, please let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org
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Harold Rubin, MS, ABD, CRC, Guest Lecturer
September 12, 2000
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