Reducing The Risk Of Blood-Borne Infection When Travelling Abroad

March 2017

General Practitioners

Country of origin: UK

The Department of Health has published a leaflet on avoiding blood-borne infections when travelling abroad. It advises people to stay away from activities such as tattooing and body-piercing (as studios abroad may not operate to the same hygiene standards) and to practice safe sex.

'Avoiding Infection when Travelling Abroad' is available online.

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