Pharmacy Corner
Resort Travel – What Patients Should Know What is typhoid fever?
  • Typhoid fever8,9 is a life-threatening infection. It can be spread through eating food or drinking fluid contaminated with the typhoid bacteria.
    • The highest risk is to travellers to South Asia, but typhoid fever can even happen in common vacation travel spots.
Do I have it?How do I prevent it?
  • Typhoid Fever will commonly cause:
    • Fever
    • Headache
    • Constipation
    • Diarrhea
    • Stomach pain
    • Fatigue
    • Loss of appetite
  • If untreated, typhoid fever can cause serious problems and even death.

What do I do if I have it?
  • If you think you may have typhoid fever you need to see a doctor right away and tell them where you were travelling.