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 How dangerous is talking and driving at the same time? According to a new review, it is important to know that drivers are distracted the moment they take their mind off the road. 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 Self-driving cars might save lives The introduction of self-driving cars that are just 10% safer than cars driven by humans could save hundreds of thousands of lives over a 15- to 30-year period. Treatment for 'kissing bug' approved This chronic condition is caused by the transmission of infected faeces of blood-sucking bugs. 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. 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. 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. 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. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Don’t just stop smoking, start something amazing Do you suffer from red, itchy eyes? Effective treatment for ADHD is available What is allergic conjunctivitis? FAQs Live healthier » Most couples do not get divorced after infertility struggles IVF kids may have higher risk of autism Progesterone gel as good as injection for IVF Fertility treatments tied to higher odds for pregnancy complications For most women who cannot conceive naturally, in vitro fertilisation is very safe and effective, but it may involve a higher risk of complications during pregnancy. Heart health » Another day at the office – thanks to a defibrillator close at hand Statins help the heart, no matter what your age Even the smallest fitness gains could help you reduce the risk of a heart attack 5 women share exactly what it feels like to have a heart attack 'I felt like I had a pill stuck in my throat.'