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Planning is key to staying healthy abroad, says travel medicine physician

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More Americans travel abroad during summer months than any other time of the year. According to William Halford, M.D., family medicine physician at Williamson Medical Group, too few are taking the necessary precautions to prevent illness and disease often acquired overseas. A member of the International Society of Travel Medicine (ISTM), Halford stays abreast of […]