Category: Travel Health

July 15, 2017

Tips to avoid traveler’s diarrhea on your next holiday

Dr. Arezou Babri, ND The etiology of traveler’s diarrhea (TD) often varies by region of travel, but is most commonly caused by bacterial enteropathogens. Although viral and parasitic infections can cause TD they are less commonly seen. The most common bacterial strain linked to TD is Escherichia coli, which can be found in none-purified water […]

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8 Travel Tips for Summer Getaways

Dr. Lisa Polinsky, ND Summer is a time of well-earned vacations and increased travel be it a weekend getaway or a journey to far away places. When we are out of our normal routine healthy lifestyles can be challenged. Here are some simple tips to help ensure your time away is optimized and you return […]

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May 6, 2013

Natural Medicine and Travel Health

Dr. Lisa Polinsky, ND Are you taking a trip to India and concerned about getting diarrhea?  Do you plan to go to Machu Picchu and want to help your body adjust to the high altitude?  Bringing your children to visit relatives and want to prevent infections?  Does the thought of an airline flight have your […]

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November 13, 2012

Staying Healthy While Travelling

Dr. Julie Moore, ND As November rolls around again in the Pacific Northwest with the cold, gray and seemingly endless rain, it’s time to crank the heat, find our slippers and for many of us, book a trip to somewhere hot!  A relaxing and invigorating holiday to a sunny destination may be just what the […]

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