Health

Fear and Snakes in Sri Lanka

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Sri Lanka’s been at the top of my bucket list for a very long time. Let’s just hope none of these feisty snakes contribute to me kicking the bucket while I’m there!

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A Brush With Death in Burma

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I suspected I was going to get food poisoning in Burma from the moment I sat down for my first meal, but I was still on my feet after a week of successively more toxic-seeming food, so I assumed I was out of the woods.

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Do You Need Malaria Pills?

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I won’t advise you against taking a malaria prophylactic, but I’ll talk you through the pros and cons of the three most popular malaria preventatives.

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All About STDs During Travel

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Even if the place you’re traveling when you contract an STD doesn’t have free healthcare, you owe it to yourself to take action as immediately as possible.

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