Travel health

Independent and trusted advice about travel health, including information about travel vaccinations, how to keep safe and healthy on holiday, and medical tourism.


Cosmetic surgery tourism

Do the risks of a 'nip and tuck holiday' outweigh the savings?

23 Dec 2014 | Should you go offshore to save some bucks on your cosmetic procedure, or are there too many risks?

Travel health

Travel health guide

Don't let an avoidable illness ruin your long-planned holiday

18 Dec 2013 | The last thing you need to worry about on a trip is illness. Here's how to keep safe and healthy while you're travelling.


The rise of dental tourism

CHOICE investigates why some consumers are going overseas to save money on their dental treatment.

21 Nov 2011 | Australian consumers are increasingly looking to overseas dental treatment in order to save money on their dental bills.

travel vaccinations

Travel vaccinations

Avoid paying for vaccinations you don't need.

13 Apr 2011 | If you're travelling off the beaten track, you need the right advice on travel vaccinations.


First aid kits review and compare

Many of the first aid kits we tested could leave you ill-prepared when an accident strikes.

29 Sep 2007 | Nine of the 22 kits tested provide insufficient equipment to cope with five common household emergencies.

First aid kit

First aid kits buying guide

What items do you need in a general purpose first aid kit?

12 Sep 2007 | With these contents in your "general purpose" first aid kit, you should be equipped for a range of emergency situations.


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