Many diseases pose a high risk for travelers. Listed in the directory below are some of the diseases, for which we have provided a brief overview.
African Trypanosomiasis ("African Sleeping Sickness")
BSE ("Mad Cow Disease") and vCJD
HIV / AIDS
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)
Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers
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Phoebe Putney Health System is a network of hospitals, family medicine clinics, rehab facilities, auxiliary services, and medical education training facilities. Founded in 1911,
Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital (the flagship hospital) is one of Georgia's largest comprehensive regional medical centers. From the beginning, Phoebe's mission and vision
has been to bring the finest medical talent and technology to the citizens of Southwest Georgia, and to serve all citizens of the community regardless of ability to pay.