A handy how-to article by Mathew Klapetzky, head of The University of Rochester School of Nursing’s travel health clinic. Want to know the best items to pack in a reasonable travel-sized first aid kit? Want to know what to do if you suffer a more serious health crisis? This article will be of use should you become ill or injured anywhere from London to Kuala Lumpur.
- Pack a First-Aid Kit
- Minor Issue? Seek Local Care
- In a Crisis, Contact the Embassy
“Travelers can find local medical care through the State Department website but should be aware that the department does not take responsibility for the quality of service provided by any doctor or hospital on the list.”