The sublime tropical climate of Costa Rica brings a few interesting and exotic nasties. Our roving medical expert, Dr. Erik McLaughlin MD, helps sort out your Trypanosomiasis from your Leptospirosis.
We promised your mom we’d publish some Spring Break safety information, so wherever you’re headed this Spring Break – from Mexico to the Caribbean and beyond – here are some safety tips you can actually use.
Beach-goers and sun-bathers revel in the shorelines of the over 7,000 tropical islands, while nature lovers explore and admire the countless natural wonders. But there are areas that are unsafe and should be avoided.