There are certain things to keep in mind if you are worried about keeping your health in Pakistan. One thing to note is that you should be wary of more than diseases for this area: Mother Nature has other perilous agents here that may well threaten your safety if you are not prepared for or aware of them. To be precise, Pakistan experiences a serious monsoon season that has seen large parts of the country flooded in past years, with examples like the 2010 floods bringing to light just how dangerous the situation can be. In 2010, over 1,700 Pakistanis were killed and several million displaced, all due to rains that lasted only 4 days in total.
Clearly, the first step to preserving one’s health during travels is to be familiar with seasonal risks and time one’s trip to reduce the statistical possibility of [Read more…]