Food and Water Safety

Food and water precautions are esseantial preventative measures to avoid traveller’s diarrhea and other food and water borne diseases while travelling to developing countries.The most common travel related illnesses are spread through contaminated food and water. It is important to follow these precautions to prevent illness while you are travelling.

How can I prevent food and water borne diseases?

  • Consider receiving available vaccines to prevent food and water borne illnesses (i.e. Hepatitis A, typhoid, Dukoral)
  • Wash hands or use hand sanitizer before eating and drinking
  • Avoid tap water, ice, raw fruits and vegetables, food from street vendors and unpasteurized dairy products
  • Eat food that is well cooked and hot

Prevention is key to a healthy and enjoyable trip. Boil it, cook it, eat it, or forget it!

Call us at 604-251-1975 to arrange an appointment or to receive further information about food and water precautions.

Visit our clinics for a pre-travel consultation and receive vaccines to protect your health.
Contact us now to arrange the most suitable time!

Food and Water Safety

Hastings-Sunrise

I-V 8:00am – 7:00pm
VI   9:00am – 6:00pm

  • Food and Water Safety
  • Food and Water Safety
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  • Food and Water Safety

Kitsilano

I-V 8:00am – 7:00pm
VI   9:00am – 6:00pm

Visit our clinics for a pre-travel consultation and receive vaccines to protect your health.
Contact us now to arrange the most suitable time!

Food and Water Safety

Hastings-Sunrise

I-V 8:00am – 7:00pm
VI   9:00am – 6:00pm

Kitsilano

I-V 8:00am – 7:00pm
VI   9:00am – 6:00pm

Visit our clinics for a pre-travel consultation and receive vaccines to protect your health.
Contact us now to arrange the most suitable time!

Food and Water Safety

Hastings-Sunrise

I-V 8:00am – 7:00pm
VI   9:00am – 6:00pm

Kitsilano

I-V 8:00am – 7:00pm
VI   9:00am – 6:00pm

  • Food and Water Safety
  • Food and Water Safety
  • Food and Water Safety
  • Food and Water Safety