Category | Healthy Traveler

Medical Evacuation: Why You May Need It

Posted on 25 June 2013

Everett Potter When my father‑in‑law, Jim, collapsed in a hotel room in Tallinn, Estonia, his wife Carole had him rushed to the East Central Tallinn Hospital. He was placed in… Continue reading »

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Wellness Resorts in the Cradle of Ayurveda

Posted on 01 May 2012

By Buzzy Gordon Eight years ago, I had my first exposure to Ayurveda, India’s ancient system of holistic medicine, which is enjoying a remarkable – and well-deserved – global renaissance…. Continue reading »

15 Ways to Stay Slim on the Road This Winter

Posted on 01 December 2009

How do you maintain your weight when you’re traveling, especially during the holiday season? It’s the toughest time of the year for anyone who’s trying to maintain a diet or… Continue reading »


Posted on 03 June 2009

The Chain Bridge, Budapest – Betsy Wade     As a site for a meeting on travel health, Budapest seemed to exert itself to teach by example.     Take our arrival…. Continue reading »

How Do You Stay Healthy on the Road? Awareness, Avoidance and Action

Posted on 22 April 2009

  (Photo courtesy of the Fleet Street Clinic) By Betsy Wade       "They sit here and they're angry," said Rebecca Acosta, executive director of Traveler's Medical Service in New… Continue reading »

The Interview: Roy Berger, MedJetAssist

Posted on 21 April 2009

    If you become seriously ill or injured while you’re traveling – that’s ill as in requiring hospitalization – you’ll likely want nothing more than to be at home… Continue reading »


Posted on 09 October 2006

How do you keep the pounds off when you’re on the road? Traveling is arguably one of the most difficult times for anyone who’s trying to maintain a diet or… Continue reading »