Traveler’s Health Guide (2)

1988 Vol.4 NO.8

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2. Common Communicable Diseases

Various communicable diseases exist in various parts of the world. When traveling, one ought to have some basic knowledge of these diseases. In South-east Asia, Middle East. Africa Central and Latin Americas, and Mainland China, there are communicable diseases that are rarely seen in Taiwan Area. In particular, when visiting places of poorer sanitary conditions, one ought to be more concerned with ways to prevent the infection of these communicable disease. Communicable diseases are transmitted through: