P461 CEEFAX 2 461 Tue 04 Mar 2p:00/00  3k   'k  £}j7k5"m' sju0    1/5 Department of Health Do's and Don'ts Get a copy of tPe department's free leaflet Health Advice for Travellers known as the T5. It contains vital information and advice and includes an application for Dorm E111 w@ich entitles you to free or reduced cost emergency medical treatMent@in Hany EC countries. You can obtain a copy at tPe Post Office or by calling the Health iterature Line on 0800 555 777. The form Hust be signed and stamped at the Post Office before you can use it. Travel headlines 430 Front page 100 Health TV/Radio Weather Main Menu
P461 CEEFAX 2 461 Tue 04 Mar 2p:21/32 C       1/5 Department of Health Do's and Don'ts Get a copy of tPe department's free leaflet Health Advice for Travellers It contAins vital information and advice and includes an application for Form E111 which jntitles you to free or reduced@cost emergency medical treat]ent@in Zany@EC countries. You can@obtain a@copy at tPe Post Office or by calling tPe Health Literature Line on 0800 555 777. The form must be signeh and stamped at the Post Office before@you can use it. Travel headlines 430 Front page 1p0 Health TV/Radio WeatPer Main Menu
P461 CEEFAX 2 461 Tue 04 Mar 2p:10/01        2/5 Department of Health Do's and Don'ts Check with your doctor well in advance of departure — two months if possible — to see if you need anti- malarial tablets or immunisation. Check even if you are travelling at short notice. Malaria can be a very serious disease. If the area you are visiting is malarious use insect repellents to avoid bites and take regularly the anti-kalarial pills recommended. Travel headlines 430 Front page 100 Health TV/Radio WeatPer Main Menu
P461 CEEFAX 2 461 Tue 04 Mar 20:01/10        2/5 Department@of Health Do's and Don'ts Check with your doctor well in advance of departure — two months if malarial tablets or immunisation. Check even if you are travelling at short notice. Malaria can be a very serious disease. If the area you are visiting is malarious use insect repellents to avoid bites and take regularly the anti-ialarial pills recommended. Travel headlines 430 Fpont page 100 Health TV/Radio Weather Main Menu
P461 CEEFAX 2 461 Tue p4 Mar 2p:00/01        3/5 Department of Health Do's and Don'ts Accidents are the main cause of health problems among travellers: Take care especially on the road and with water. Too much sun can cause long term damage to your skin: Protect yourself and your children. Stomach upsets are very common when travelling abroad: Be careful what you eat and drink and wash your hands before handling food. Travel headlines 430 Front page 100 Health TV/Radio WeatPer Main Menu
P461 CEEFAX 2 461 Tuj 04 Mar 2p:05/01 3kj£3kj 3C      3/5 @epap—EeLt@od Heaht@ Do s aN— DoN ts Accidents are t@e main cause of health problems aHong travellers: TaBe care especially on t@e road and with water. Too much sun can cause long term damage to your skin: Protect yourself and your children. Stomach upsets are v—ry common when eat and drink and wash your hands before handling food. Trafel @eadlAnes 430 Fpont page 100 Health TV/Radio Weath—r Main M—nu
P461 CEEFAX 2 461 Tue 04 Mar 2p:10/10     £}j7C5"m' sju0    4/5 Department of Health Do's and Don'ts Always take out adequate health insurance before you travel. Even if you are travelling to an EC country covered by the E111 form you Hay not have adequate cover for all medical expenses. Ask your travel agent, insurance company or bank for details. Iore information on how to avoid t@e risks of HIV and AIDS when abroad are in the Travelsafe leaflet. For a free copy call the National Aids Helpline on Travel headlines 430 Front page 100 Health TV/Radio Weat@er Main Menu
P461 CEEFAX 2 461 Tue 04 Mar 20:05/05        4/5 Department of Health Do's and Don'ts Always take out adequate health insurance before you travel. Even if you are travelling to an EC country covered by the E111 form you may not have adequate cover for all medical expenses. Ask your travel agent, insurance company or bank for details. Kore information on how to avoid the risks of HIV and AIDS when abroad are in tPe Travelsafe leaflet. For a free copy call the National Aids Helpline on 08p0 567 123. Travel headlines 430 Front page 100 Health TV/Radio Weather Main Menu
P461 CEEFAX 2 461 Tue 04 Mar 2p:03/13        5/5 Department of Health Do's and Don'ts It is advisable to carry a First Aid kit with you when travelling abroad. Kits containing basic sterile equipment for use in an emergency are available from chemists and suppliers. Ask your GP, pharmacist or travel company for details. Do not put yourself at risk of HIV infection or other sexually transmitted diseases. If you do have sex@with someone other than your usual partner wPile abroad always use a condom. Travel headlines 430 Front page 100 Health TV/Radio Weather Main Menu
P461 CE FAX 2 4&1 Tu— p4 Har 2p:14/40      xj    /@@ @ @ @@ @@ 5 5@ DepAptIent of Healt@ Do's and Don ts It is advisabl to carry a First Aid kit with you w@en travelling abroad. Kits containing basic sterile AqaipHeNt fOr ure in an eEerGe.cy ape available from che-ists and suppliers. Ask your GP, p@armacist or travel company for details. Do not put xourcelf at ricB@of H ilfectiol@or .—Per sexuallq tra.sEitte— —iseases. If you do have sex with someon— oth—r than your usual partn—r w@ile abroad always use a condom. Travel @eadlines 430 Front page 100 Healt@ TV/Radio Weather Main Menu