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Dengue Fever in Bolivia

How we helped when this nomad got dengue fever in Bolivia

I was in the middle of a trip to Bolivia when I got this massive headache and my body felt like it was freezing even though it was hot outside. I began to shiver uncontrollably, and my chattering teeth almost caused me to bite my tongue off. I went to the local hospital where they easily identified that I had Dengue Fever and a temperature of 40-41 Celsius.

Australian in Bolivia.

How World Nomads Helped

Hospital treatment and flights home. 

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World Nomads Travel Insurance was reviewed on Trust Pilot on 21 October 2016 and rated 4 stars

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