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Traveller's Diarrhoea

Traveller's diarrhoea is the most common illness affecting travellers. Although most cases are caused by bacterial infections, prevention by taking antibiotics is not usually recommended due to the risk of increasing antibiotic resistance.

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Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) Traveler's DiarrheaPreventionPublic LeafletCenter for Disease Control and Prevention
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