As the old adage goes ‘Prevention is better than cure’, it is still best to guard your health against any diseases and danger when embarking on a vacation. Obviously, no one wants to travel to a new place and get sick, spoiling the entire vacation that was prepared for months. Even though there are no serious health threats or epidemics in Goa, health measures must be considered by everyone. Check out some tips to protect your health in Goa including local health care institutions available in the state.
In terms of endemic diseases, amongst the currently prevalent in Goa are malaria, typhoid, TB, amoebiasis, infectious hepatitis, salmonella infections, STDs such as Hepatitis B and AIDS, and traveler’s diarrhea. As such, prior to your trip to Goa, several required [Read more…]