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Regular podcast of health information for travelers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Regular podcast of health information for travelers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
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United States

Description:

Regular podcast of health information for travelers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Language:

English


Episodes

Deep Vein Thrombosis

4/5/2012
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This podcast discusses the risk for deep vein thrombosis in long-distance travelers and ways to minimize that risk.

Duration:00:03:40

Flu and Holiday Travel

12/13/2010
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This podcast explains the ways people can stay healthy and avoid the flu when traveling this winter.

Duration:00:03:02

Many Healthy Returns

2/8/2010
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International travel is usually very safe but there are things you should do to stay safe and healthy. Experts show you how to avoid problems when visiting developing nations. This includes being cautious about the food you eat and the water you drink, and to be aware of vehicles and road conditions to prevent problems.

Duration:00:04:40

Safe and Healthy Travel to China

10/9/2008
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In this podcast, Dr. Phyllis Kozarsky, CDC Travel Medicine expert, discusses what travelers should do to ensure a safe and healthy trip to China.

Duration:00:09:01

Malaria and Tropical Travel

5/29/2008
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Malaria is a serious mosquito-borne disease that can lead to death. This podcast discusses malaria risk when traveling to tropical areas, as well as how to protect yourself and your family from malaria infection.

Duration:00:07:58

Rabies and Risk to Travelers

10/5/2007
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Each year over 55,000 people die because of rabies, mostly from being bitten by rabid dogs. Over half of all rabies infections occur in children under the age of 15 who live in developing countries, but travelers are not immune. This podcast discusses some of the activities that put travelers at risk for rabies and describes ways to prevent infection.

Duration:00:02:39