Health Tips

  • Purchase travel/evacuation insurance in case of medical emergency
  • Get a Yellow Fever vaccination
    • Lasts for 10 years
    • Required by Zambia
  • Take Anti-Malaria tablets for prevention
    • Doxycyline
      • taken daily
      • cheapest drug
      • can cause heartburn
      • need to limit sun exposure when taking it
    • Mefloquine
      • taken once a week
      • avoid with seizure disorder or mental health problems
    • Malarone
      • taken daily
      • most expensive drug
      • no major side effects
  • Schedule an Appointment with a Travel Medicine Specialist