Medical emergencies during travel are the worst kinds of surprises to have.
Some are nuisances and some are deadly. How does one prepare for the worst? Recent writings about why tourists end up in the ER list a few of the culprits: stings from animals in the sea, the flu, altitude sickness, mosquito-borne illness, and food-borne illness.
For this blog, we interviewed the new member of our medical advisory board, Tyler DeLange, MD.