Category Archives: Medical Conditions

EHIC and Brexit: Will Your EU Health Insurance Card Still Be Valid?

Unfortunately there is no yes/no answer. Currently, the official line on the .gov website says that if the UK leaves the EU without a deal “your EHIC might not be valid anymore.” So, what are UK travellers expected to do if … Continue reading

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A Gluten-Free Holiday Guide – Advice For Coeliacs

If you have to watch what you eat for health reasons, going on holiday can throw up a whole host of food-related challenges. This month we are focussed on sharing helpful information for those who can’t eat gluten. Get location … Continue reading

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Top Tips For The Mature Solo Traveller

  If you are single, over 50, and want to travel the world, you will love these essential tips, guaranteed to ease the anxieties of travelling alone, and make your holiday more enjoyable!  Spend Wisely Travel off-peak when it is … Continue reading

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Top 10 Holiday Dangers Abroad and How to Avoid Them

1 – Being mugged – Don’t dress like a tourist. The advice is to avoid wearing new and/or expensive items of clothing, especially footwear and bags by well-known brands. Also avoid accessories such as hats and bags with tour operator … Continue reading

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Med Helper – Recommended Travel App of the Month May 2014

Going on holiday can wreak havoc with routine – great if you are looking to ‘get away from it all’, but not so great if you need to make sure you continue to take prescription medication at your usual time. … Continue reading

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Advice for Travelling with a Medical Condition

Travelling with a medical condition can bring with it a wealth of complications, from getting travel insurance down to what your fellow travellers should do in case of an emergency. In today’s blog we are going to be focusing on … Continue reading

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