Contemplator QA Post Category: Travel Safety

Where can I get more information about travel health?

For information about travel outside Canada, visit the Government of Canada’s travel outside Canada page.  Visit Travel Advice and Advisories for travel information by destination and COVID-19 Travel page for general information about COVID-19 and travel. Talk with your health care provider, call Health Link at 811 or contact a private travel health clinic.

What is Zika?

Zika is a virus is that is carried by infected mosquitoes. The species of mosquitoes that transmit the virus are found in warmer climates. Countries or areas affected by Zika virus are reported in travel health notices updated by the Government of Canada. Zika virus can be spread by: a bite from an infected mosquito […]

Why do I need to plan ahead before travelling?

It’s important to think about how you’ll travel, where you’ll be staying, who you’ll be travelling with and what you’ll be doing throughout your trip. Thinking about all of these things before you go will help to prevent any injuries, new conditions or illnesses that could affect a pregnancy or harm a developing baby if […]