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Photos: Traveler Interest Shifts From Mexico to the Caribbean in Light of Swine Flu

TripAdvisor.com Shows 50% Drop in Mexico Hotel Search but 30% Increase in Caribbean Hotel Search this Week Compared to Last Site Poll Says Nearly One in Four Consider Safeguarding with Mask NEWTON, Mass., May 1 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor(R), the world's most popular and largest t...

Aromatherapy Luxuries for the Eco-Friendly Traveler

Pharmacopia organic skin care for stress-free summer travel, designed for your carry-on SAN RAFAEL, Calif., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmacopia's Aromatherapy Luxuries Set has it all; luscious herbal blends to soften nerves during flight delays and long waits in airpo...

US Traveler With Deadly TB Has Less Serious Strain

A US tuberculosis patient under mandatory isolation since his Greek wedding and Italian honeymoon is infected with a less serious strain of the disease than initially thought, doctors said on Tuesday. Andrew Speaker's wedding travels, including seven flights and an overland trip from Canad...

US TB Traveler Sued Over 'reckless and Selfish Behavior'

A US tuberculosis patient who ignored warnings not to board a transatlantic flight with a potentially deadly strain of the disease is being sued by seven Canadians and two Czechs who flew with him, media said Thursday. American Andrew Speaker sparked an international health scare two month...

TB Traveler Underwent Surgery to Remove Infected Lung Tissue

Andrew Speaker, 31, the Atlanta lawyer who traveled around with TB infection, underwent surgery to remove the infected lung tissue . Speaker raised an international health scare when he traveled around with the infection. Tb is a highly contagious disease. Andrew Speaker was diagnosed in M...

Indonesian Traveler Tests Negative For Bird Flu, Singapore Safe

Bird flu tests conducted on a 64-year-old Indonesian woman, admitted to the National University Hospital, have turned out to be negative. The woman, who had traveled to Singapore from Indonesia //, was subjected to a H5N1 influenza PCR test, as a precautionary measure. Reports of bird flu i...

AMN Healthcare Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results

...nals on assignment during the period presented. (4) Revenue per traveler per day and gross profit per traveler per day represent the revenue and gross profit of the company's nur...

Leave Worries Behind When Packing for Vacation

... more positive experiences, a new study says. Virginia Tech marketing professor Joe Sirgy says his research shows that the amount of satisfaction a traveler experiences during vacation is "strongly influenced" by the lack of negatives related to worries about health and safety -- such as getting sick, bein...

'Here Comes the Sun': Celebrity Equinox Named in Southampton

...ope and South America. Noted for four of the top 10 "Top Cruise Ships in the World" in the large-ship category, as voted by the readers of Conde Nast traveler (February 2009 readers' poll), Celebrity's fleet - including the new Celebrity Solstice and Celebrity Equinox - will be joined by Celebrity Ecli...

Updated CDC Travel Health Book Released

...dations and other features that help international travelers prepare for trips and stay healthy while abroad. "The profile of the international traveler is changing. Increasingly, we're seeing older Americans traveling with chronic medical conditions. The new Yellow Book provides tips to help these...

Travelers Face Greater Risk of Leg Clots

...arch Group in the cardiovascular division of Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, said he puts stock in specific short-term and long-term steps any traveler can take to reduce risk. "People need to know that much of the travel-related DVT can be prevented with common sense and a heart-healthy lifestyle,...

Veiovis Launches Medical Travel Web Portal

...and its benefits, visit the Veiovis web portal at www.veiovis.com . About Veiovis Veiovis is a global healthcare partner for the medical traveler who seeks an uncomplicated, pleasurable experience in customized, coordinated healthcare between domestic and overseas doctors and hospitals. The evol...

New Compact and Folding Reading Glasses from VisAcuity.com: Never Leave Home Without Them

...e and easy to store in pocket, handbag or travel kit, each pair of Cinzia Designs' Folding Reading Glasses comes with its own protective case. For the traveler who prefers a more traditional reader, Scojo New York's Popeye Glitz, X and Q Reading Glasses are compact and take up a minimum of space. All are ligh...

Video: GoGirl!, Don't Take Life Sitting Down

... is a female urinary device that allows women to urinate standing up, produced by FemMed, Inc., of Minnetonka , Minn. GoGirl is for the active, traveler or germ conscious woman. Economical enough to be considered disposable, but durable enough to be used again and again, GoGirl is made of germ-resistan...

TeamStaff Reports Second Quarter Results

...inue to market the TeamStaff brand while competitors are reducing their advertising. We believe this strategy has helped contribute to an increase in traveler applicant activity of 51% over the past three months. In addition, the recently announced contract with a major Oncology center as one of three prefer...

AMN Healthcare Announces First Quarter 2009 Results

... 6,888 (20.3%) Revenue per traveler per day (4) $ 331.67 ...325.43 1.9% Gross profit per traveler per day(4) $ 76.19 ...t during the period presented. Revenue per traveler per day and gross profit per...

Virtuoso(R) Affirms Travel Amidst H1N1 Flu Scare

...through a Virtuoso advisor offers support and advocacy. Knowledge of destinations, supplier practices, insurance and in-country assistance should the traveler require it -- these are all standard services provided to our clientele," says Kristi Jones, president of Virtuoso. "Travel provides the certainty of...

Swine Flu Outbreak Not a Pandemic at This Point

...umption of pork products. Asia also announced its first case, in Hong Kong. Officials there quarantined an entire tourist hotel where the victim, a traveler from Mexico who entered via Shanghai, had stayed Thursday night before getting sick, according to the New York Times . On Saturday, South Korea repor...

Swine Flu Outbreak Not a Pandemic, Yet

...t, according to the AP . Asia also announced its first case, in Hong Kong. Officials there quarantined an entire tourist hotel where the victim, a traveler from Mexico who entered via Shanghai, had stayed Thursday night before getting sick, according to the New York Times . On Saturday, South Korea repor...

Swine Flu Continues to Spread Across U.S.

...to 615 cases in 15 countries. And Asia announced its first case, in Hong Kong. Officials there quarantined an entire tourist hotel where the victim, a traveler from Mexico who entered via Shanghai, had stayed Thursday night before getting sick, according to The New York Times . The news out of Mexico appe...

Scope of Swine Flu Outbreak in Mexico Might Be Smaller Than Thought

...to 615 cases in 15 countries. And Asia announced its first case, in Hong Kong. Officials there quarantined an entire tourist hotel where the victim, a traveler from Mexico who entered via Shanghai, had stayed Thursday night before getting sick, according to The New York Times . The news out of Mexico appe...

Swine Flu Infections Now at 141 in 19 U.S. States

...11 countries, with 10 deaths. And Asia announced its first case, in Hong Kong. Officials there quarantined an entire tourist hotel where the victim, a traveler from Mexico who entered via Shanghai, had stayed Thursday night before getting sick, according to The New York Times . The news out of Mexico appe...

Combating Swine Flu: HTH Worldwide Offers Tips to Travelers

...tor and CEO, HTH Worldwide. "There are numerous technologies and tools that will help you remain informed about the true nature of this outbreak. If a traveler does encounter swine flu or other issues while abroad, it's critical that they receive high quality healthcare, HTH offers its information and access ...

Navigate Global Health to Provide Medical Travel Services to Acibadem Healthcare Group Hospitals in Turkey

...nd Acibadem will provide the international medical traveler access to one of worlds highest quality healthcare...bal medical travel for both the individual medical traveler and corporate benefits clients has expanded its ne...ook for ways to improve and to provide the medical traveler with a successful experience. Our partnership wit...

Health Officials Identify Source of Measles, Additional Places of Possible Exposure

...ounty Health Department, in coordination with UPMC's Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, today reported the source of the recent measles outbreak was a traveler from India who arrived in the U.S. on March 7, 2009. The number of confirmed measles cases in southwestern Pennsylvania now totals six, with addi...

Don't Sacrifice Your Well-being in a Discount Destination

... year, MEDEX has experienced notable increases in traveler medical assistance cases for high-risk destinatio.... Medical emergencies can often be the result of a traveler caught at the wrong place at the wrong time, such ... with a history of cardiac trouble or an adventure traveler who falls, there are just as many emergencies caus...

OxygenToGo Is Poised To Help Airlines Struggling With New Portable Oxygen Concentrator Regulations From The U.S. DOT

...re both FAA and TSA approved. OxygenToGo further relieves stress on the airlines by delivering the POC and its accessories quickly and directly to the traveler from facilities around the world. Currently, OxygenToGo partners with several U.S. and international airlines to provide this complete oxygen service ...

AMN Healthcare Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Results

...als on assignment during the period presented. (5) Revenue per traveler per day and gross profit per traveler per day represent the revenue and gross profit of the company's nur...

MEDEX Global Group Cautions: Beware of Rabies When Abroad

...nsive and scarce immunoglobulin (RIG) if they are bitten by an animal in a rabies endemic country," he explains. '' Rabies as a Threat to the traveler ,'' a MEDEX article authored by Dr. Wilde, can be downloaded online in .pdf format. Additional white papers and articles about medical and security ri...

'Airport Malaria' Risk Rising With Global Warming

...ions where malaria is rare involves mosquitoes local to the region biting a traveler previously infected in a malaria-prone location. The mosquito then goes on ...est Nile virus probably arrived in the United States by air via an infected traveler or an infected mosquito, eventually leading to the infection of local wild ...

Senior Housing and Services Provider Ecumen Welcomes Jim Klobuchar to Its Changing Aging Blog

... Pulitzer Prize Nominee and Adventure traveler is a testament to successful aging Shoreview, MN (PRWEB) December 9, 2008 -- Aging services and senior housing provider Ecu...

Asia Wellness Cruise Offers Crystal Guests Peace of 'Mind, Body & Spirit'

...sional travel agents. Among the top honors, the line was voted "World's Best Large-Ship Cruise Line" by the readers of Travel + Leisure and Conde Nast traveler magazines for an unprecedented 13 and 15 years, respectively. For more information and Crystal reservations, contact a travel agent or call 888-799-...

Interview with Dr. Elisabeth Hager, CEO of Balan Biomedical, Inc., to Air Nationally on Sky Radio

...Northwest, US Airways and America West. "We are pleased to be able to introduce Balan's open-innovation model in health care to the Executive Business traveler via the Sky Radio Network," says Dr. Hager. The interview with Dr. Hager is available for listening on the company's web site, http://www.balanbiom...

AMN Healthcare Announces Third Quarter 2008 Results and Updates Full Year Guidance

...% 7,093 6,981 1.6% Revenue per traveler per day(3) $328.44 $321.72 2.1% ...$327.47 $317.65 3.1% Gross profit per traveler per day(3) $77.39 $77.84 -0.6% ...during the period presented. (3) Revenue per traveler per day and gross profit per...

Palladium Health Selects Air Ambulance Company AirMed International as Their Official Medical Evacuation Service

...mbership Program] If you're ever hospitalized at home or abroad, an AirMed traveler membership means you will be airlifted to the hospital of your choice - as ...d the most experienced medical teams in the air--bedside-to bedside. AirMed traveler pre-paid memberships are available to anyone in the U.S. or Canada and plan...

Medical Solutions Announces the Launch of its New Client Management Website and Brand

...lers working at their facilities including billing information, time records and approvals. Additionally, the site will provide secure information on traveler documentation necessary for reporting and meeting Joint Commission requirements. "This is just the beginning of the exceptional online exper...

AMN Healthcare Reports Second Quarter 2008 Results

....7% 7,047 7,024 0.3% Revenue per traveler per day(3) $328.35 $315.28 4.1% $326.95 $315.65 3.6% Gross profit per traveler per day(3) $80.52 $73.49 9.6% $7...during the period presented. (3) Revenue per traveler per day and gross profit per...

Birchwood Laboratories Expands B-SURE™ Incontinence and Personal Care Product Line™; Three New Products Added Including B-SURE Fresh 'n Go™, B-SURE Bottom Balm™ and B-SURE Traveler™

...ently clean and soothe tissue with a unique formulation containing Witch Hazel, Glycerin, Vitamin E and Aloe. 100 percent biodegradable and flushable, traveler Towelettes are Individually wrapped for carrying ease. B-SURE Bottom Balm™ Natural Rash Cream Relieves Dermatitis, Promotes Healthy Skin B-...

Launch of help2getbetter.com Provides Convenience and Portability to Household Medicines

...s down the drain when they expire. The help2getbetter.com sick packs are perfect for a mom sending a child to college for the first time, a business traveler who needs to stay healthy for a critical meeting, parents planning for summer vacation, or anyone who dreads an unexpected trip to the store to buy su...

Onward Healthcare Launches Enhanced Website for Travel Healthcare Professionals

... and seamless view of our services," added Dobrowski. The new website also provides additional features such as travel nursing news and resources, a traveler photo gallery, and a featured jobs RSS feed that highlights some of Onward Healthcare's premier nationwide positions. Viewers are also given the optio...
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