LVHN News (Travel Medicine)

2019
June
17,
2019
| 03:27 PM America/New_York
Preventing illness or injury is a big part of making your trip relaxing and enjoyable. It is important to take certain precautions. Some destinations have environments that may be very different from the area you live in. Also, travel to developing c...
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2017
December
18,
2017
| 09:34 PM America/New_York
About the author: Mark C. Knouse, MD, Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases, believes each patient should be treated with the best scientific technology, but also with as much compassion as possible. His goal for every day on the job is to combine t...
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December
13,
2017
| 04:22 PM America/New_York
Becoming ill while traveling in a foreign country can be frightening, so it is best to be prepared before you leave home. Taking the following measures can minimize inconvenience and distress should you become ill while traveling in a foreign country...
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July
14,
2017
| 08:55 PM America/New_York
There’s nothing like getting away from it all, but it’s even better to prepare for that trip if your travels put you at risk for acquiring an illness-causing bug. The team at Lehigh Valley Health Network’s Travel Medicine office specializes in knowin...
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