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Pharmacist Providing Recommendations on Stopping Journey-Associated Sickness

Pharmacist Providing Recommendations on Stopping Journey-Associated Sickness

Pharmacist Providing Recommendations on Stopping Journey-Associated Sickness

File Photograph of Keith Bailey.

A St. John’s pharmacist is providing a number of tricks to forestall travel-related sicknesses for folks keen to flee these chilly winter temperatures.

Pharmacist and proprietor of Consumers Drug Mart areas in St. John’s and CBS, Keith Bailey says widespread sicknesses for vacationers embrace gastro-intestinal bugs along with the standard viruses making the rounds.

He says the chance elements for publicity to issues to make you sick are lengthy.

That features swimming or bathing in contaminated water, consuming from a salad bar, consuming recent seafood and shellfish, and even the ice in your drink can all result in gastro-intestinal upset.

Bailey says in these instances, an oz of prevention is value a pound of remedy and getting the suitable vaccines and having the correct drugs available could make the distinction between a sunny trip and one spent locked in your lodge room.

He says pharmacists usually have a verify record of issues to pay attention to and plan for earlier than you make your journey.