In the past week, a coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan, China has rightfully got the attention of many. Certain diseases are prone to rapid infection rates, and in a world where people can traverse the globe in a day, this warrants attention. Still, as we often say, context is important, and while the story could change quickly, as of writing this (Jan 25th, 2020), we're personally much more concerned with travelers being infected with influenza. There is some good news though. Let's go over that, including general tips to stay disease free. read more
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