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Practical travel tips

Get practical tips for health travel at home or abroad.

Travel tips

From sunscreen to condoms, learn about holiday essentials to keep you healthy abroad.

Sun, sea, sand and in some cases tummy bugs are features of a holiday abroad.

Whether you call it motion sickness, travel sickness or car sickness, the condition is common, especially in children.

The European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) allows you to access state-provided healthcare in all European Economic Area countries, and in Switzerland, at a reduced cost or sometimes free of any charge. 

Whether going abroad for work or pleasure, you should follow some simple precautions to prevent traveller's diarrhoea.

The summer festival season can bring health pitfalls.Here are top tips for keeping healthy and safe.

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