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Travel

Service without borders: Spring Break mission trip to Peru

April 4, 2018
Student team goes to Peru to treat patients without adequate health care

Tips for healthy holiday travel

December 21, 2016
Plan on traveling this holiday season? Keep these tips in mind for a memorable—and safe—trip

What you should know about Zika

February 18, 2016
As mosquitoes venture out of their geographical habitat, so do the viruses they carry

Airplane or giant germ-mobile: How to avoid travel germs

February 26, 2015

Traveling isn’t always fun, especially during cold and flu season, but sometimes it’s necessary. While a plastic bubble and a personal supply of oxygen may seem like the only way to keep those germs away, Cristie Columbus, M.D., vice dean of the Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine in Dallas and an infectious disease specialist, offers some tactics to avoid catching anything in-flight.

Planes, trains, and automobiles: traveling with diabetes

April 16, 2014

For people living with diabetes, taking a spontaneous trip isn’t as simple as packing up and leaving for the weekend. Make sure you have everything you would need in the event of an emergency.

Holiday Driving Tips

December 18, 2013

The holiday season is a wonderful time to visit with family and friends. Adam Pickens, Ph.D., assistant professor and safety expert at the School of Rural Public Health offers travel tips for you to keep in mind to ensure a safe trip.