Along with planning their winter vacation, most people have to be
reminded about protecting their health while away.
The most common ailments that affect travelers include food and
waterborne diseases, particularly from contaminated water and poorly
These diseases involve Travelers' Diarrhea, which can affect up to 50
per cent of travelers, but also Hepatitis A and Typhoid.
The countries that pose a risk for these diseases include the
Caribbean, Mexico, Central and South America, Asia, and of course
Africa, and even Eastern or Southern Europe. Watch the video.