Home > Lifestyle > How to travel safely > News News All sections in Travel Health » Conditions of concern » Modes of Travel » Travel diet and fitness » General Travel Advice » Travel Health News Treatment for 'kissing bug' approved This chronic condition is caused by the transmission of infected faeces of blood-sucking bugs. Quiz Wilderness Survival Skills » Ask EnviroHealth Expert » Assess Test your sun sense » Join Heart to Heart » 8 healthy snacks to fill you Weird things found in airport security Landmark 'living drug' for leukaemia approved The US has cleared a breakthrough cancer treatment that uses gene therapy to turn patients' own blood cells into assassins that attack childhood leukaemia. Would you feel safe in a driverless ambulance? Automated ambulances can now free up an extra paramedic to care for patients, but studies find that people have mixed feelings about this new development. How to survive the Gauteng heatwave Gauteng, Limpopo, North West province and Mpumalanga are in for a heatwave with temperatures reaching up to 36 degrees C. Here's how to be prepared. Over 200 guests fall ill on cruise ships More than 200 people on two different cruise ships have fallen ill with the highly contagious norovirus, which can cause symptoms of vomiting and diarrhea. Warning of mosquito virus gripping travellers Thousands of people are returning from the Caribbean with chikungunya, a mosquito virus that cause fever, headache and disabling joint pain that can last up to years. US government wants airline data to prevent accidents In future the US government will require airlines to collect and analyse safety data to help spot troubling trends and prevent accidents. British lawyer suffers gruesome spider bite whilst travelling to South Africa A 40 year old lawyer from the United Kingdom almost lost his leg after suffering a horrific spider bite on a Qatar flight to South Africa. Shocking footage of bus falling through a massive hole on a highway Tourists in Brazil made a narrow escape just minutes before the bus they were travelling on was swallowed into a crater on a highway in Brazil. Measles outbreak linked to Disney theme parks Disney officials says they are working with public health authorities, following 26 measles cases reported with ties to Disney theme parks. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher up for grabs! Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know 8 strategies for treating both your bladder problems and your depression Live healthier Don't even bother » SEE: When you cough, this is what happens to your body LISTEN: Can you spot the smoker’s cough? 7 cough remedies that definitely don’t work A chronic cough can be the bane of your life. Here are seven cough remedies you shouldn't waste your time with. Be in the know! » How to manage sensitive teeth 5 ways runners mess up their teeth Oral health basics: what you need to know Dr Simon Reeves talks us through the importance of oral health basics. Here’s how to care for your teeth properly.