1) Introduction; 2) Homework; 3) Travel Broadens the Mind... and Loosens the Bowels; 4) A Diet of Worms?; 5) Getting Bitten to Death?; 6) Heat, Sun, Sea and Sand; 7) High, Cold and Dark; 8) Skin; 9) Embarrassing Bits, Sex and AIDS; 10) Dangerous and Unpleasant Animals; 11) Accidents, Knocks and Cuts; 12) Ailments and Symptoms; 13) Your First Aid Kit; 14) Responsible Tourism; 15) Living Abroad; 16) When You Get Home; 17) Useful Addresses and Bibliography; 18) Index.
Dr Jane Wilson-Howarth is one of the UK's leading writers on travel health. She is a GP, a trained zoologist and parasitologist, an experienced expedition doctor and a keen high-altitude trekker. She lived in Asia for 11 years but now resides in Cambridge.