Monthly Archives: July 2013

The Doom And Gloom Of Travel To The Third World

Well, here it is. The official list of a thousand ways to get sick and die in a third world foreign country. First off I found this little tit bit of interest.  It is not unusual for many travelers to incur mild stomach upsets … Continue reading

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Typhoid Mary

I started my Typhoid oral vaccine week long regiment today. One pill every other day for 7 days. Can’t eat 2 hours before or 1 hour after. But I did get a cool wrist band in Typhoid orange. I didn’t … Continue reading

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The Yellow Fever Conundrum

After my Dr. visit on Monday. I got two shots. A Hep. A and a Td or Tdap (Tetanus-Diphtheria-Pertussis). I had a Yellow Fever vaccination in 1982 when I was in the military. So it appears those are good for … Continue reading

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Preparing For Ecuador And The Galapagos Islands

The passport is ready to be stamped. I get my shots on Monday. Yellow Fever, Typhoid, Hep. A, etc.. Backpack is ready to be packed and away we go. Stay tuned for updates!

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