Archive for the Tag 'schistosomiasis'

Health Advice for the Returning Traveller; When to see the GP?

It’s the time of year again when all our backpacking students return from the four corners of the world. Some will be arriving for the first time in Bristol, as international students of course, and many of you will have been traipsing through the jungles/ beaches and villages of the world’s most remote places, possibly […]

A Quick Dip

“Jump in”… “Come on In” I hear them shout… The water looks cool and inviting, the surface twinkling under the sun. I’m hot and sweaty and in desperate need to feel cold water on my skin. I hear them all splashing in the water, laughing calling me in to join them… Beads of sweat have […]