Teen Health Series: Traveler's Health and Safety Information for Teens

Editor: Williams, Angela L.
Publication Year: 2020
Publisher: Omnigraphics, Inc.

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-0-7808-1778-4
Category: Health & Medicine - Health
Image Count: 8
Book Status: Available
Table of Contents

Traveler's Health and Safety Sourcebook, First Edition provides information about travel health, safety, advisories and types of traveling that pose health and safety risks.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Part 1 | Introduction to Travel Health and Safety
  • Chapter 1—Overview of Travel and Tourism
  • Chapter 2—Popular International Travel Destinations from the United States
  • Chapter 3—Travel Advisories
  • Chapter 4—Survival Guide to Safe and Healthy Travel
  • Chapter 5—Last-Minute Travelers
  • Chapter 6—Noninfectious Health Risks: Injury and Trauma
  • Chapter 7—Crisis Abroad: Be Ready
  • Chapter 8—Travel and Natural Disasters
  • Chapter 9—Terrorism: Maintaining Vigilance While Abroad
  • Chapter 10—International Financial Scams and Frauds
  • Part 2 | Health and Safety Concerns Associated with Different Types of Traveling
  • Chapter 11—Traveling Abroad for the Holidays
  • Chapter 12—Visiting Friends or Relatives in a Foreign Country
  • Chapter 13—Medical Tourism
  • Chapter 14—Adventure Travel
  • Chapter 15—Travel to the Extreme
  • Chapter 16—High-Risk-Area Travel
  • Chapter 17—Travel to Mass Gatherings
  • Chapter 18—Long-Term Travelers and Expatriates
  • Chapter 19—Studying Abroad
  • Chapter 20—Volunteering Abroad
  • Chapter 21—Working Abroad
  • Chapter 22—Humanitarian Aid Workers
  • Part 3 | Some Travel Illnesses You Need to Know About
  • Chapter 23—Altitude Sickness
  • Chapter 24—Chikungunya
  • Chapter 25—Dengue Fever
  • Chapter 26—Ebola
  • Chapter 27—Flu
  • Chapter 28—Fish Poisoning
  • Chapter 29—Hepatitis
  • Chapter 30—Human Immunodeficiency Virus
  • Chapter 31—Jet Lag
  • Chapter 32—Malaria
  • Chapter 33—Motion Sickness
  • Chapter 34—Norovirus
  • Chapter 35—Schistosomiasis
  • Chapter 36—Sun Exposure
  • Chapter 37—Tetanus
  • Chapter 38—Travelers’ Diarrhea
  • Chapter 39—Tuberculosis
  • Chapter 40—Typhoid Fever
  • Chapter 41—West Nile Virus
  • Chapter 42—Yellow Fever
  • Chapter 43—Zika
  • Part 4 | Types of Shelters and Modes of Travel
  • Chapter 44—Choosing Your Accommodation
  • Chapter 45—The Hazards of Hoteling
  • Chapter 46—Educational and Cultural Exchange Programs for Studying Abroad
  • Chapter 47—Travel Abroad Safety and Health Information
  • Chapter 48—Avoiding Travel Scams: Payments and Travel Documents
  • Chapter 49—Visa Fraud Warning
  • Chapter 50—Security Screening in Airports
  • Chapter 51—Bus Safety Tips for Passengers on the Road
  • Chapter 52—Renting a Car
  • Chapter 53—Safety While Using Trains and Other Public Transportation Abroad
  • Chapter 54—Chartered Flights for Travel
  • Chapter 55—Cruise Ship Travel
  • Part 5 | The Essentials of Pretravel Preparation
  • Chapter 56—How to Shop for Travel
  • Chapter 57—Document and Safety Requirements for Traveling
  • Chapter 58—The Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative
  • Chapter 59—Types of Insurance to Consider before Traveling
  • Chapter 60—Visiting a Doctor before Traveling
  • Chapter 61—Travel Health Kits
  • Chapter 62—Vaccines for Travelers
  • Chapter 63—International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis (Yellow Card)
  • Chapter 64—Traveling with Firearms
  • Chapter 65—Traveling with Pets
  • Chapter 66—Traveling by Air with Service/Emotional Support Animals
  • Chapter 67—The CDC's Mobile Apps for Travel Planning
  • Part 6 | Special Health Concerns and Personal Safety and Security While Traveling
  • Chapter 68—Travel Safety for Women
  • Chapter 69—Forced Marriage Overseas and Domestic Violence
  • Chapter 70—Pregnancy and Travel Safety
  • Chapter 71—LGBTI Travelers’ Safety
  • Chapter 72—Travelers with Disabilities
  • Chapter 73—Travelers with Chronic Illnesses
  • Chapter 74—Blood Clots during Travel
  • Chapter 75—Immunocompromised Travelers
  • Chapter 76—Customs and Import Restrictions
  • Chapter 77—Cybersecurity Tips While Abroad
  • Chapter 78—Lost or Stolen Passports Abroad
  • Chapter 79—Driving and Road Safety Abroad
  • Part 7 | Health and Safety at Your Destination
  • Chapter 80—Staying Safe Outdoors
  • Chapter 81—Travel to Hot Climates
  • Chapter 82—Travel to Cold Climates
  • Chapter 83—Avoiding Animal and Insect Bites
  • Chapter 84—Food and Water Safety
  • Chapter 85—Water Sports Safety Abroad
  • Chapter 86—Obtaining Healthcare Abroad
  • Chapter 87—Avoiding Counterfeit Medicines during Travel
  • Chapter 88—Alcohol and Drugs Overseas
  • Chapter 89—Sex and Travel
  • Chapter 90—Preventing Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Chapter 91—Arrest or Detention Abroad
  • Chapter 92—Death during Travel
  • Part 8 | If You Need More Information
  • Chapter 93—Directory of Organizations That Provide Health and Safety Information for Teen Travelers