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With over 30 years at the forefront of travel health, MASTA is proud to bring you alerts and topical information from across the globe. Make MASTA your one stop shop for expert advice, leaving you concentrate on what is most important… enjoying your travels.

MASTA Travel Health Alert- 17th May 2017

The outbreak of Meningitis continues in Nigeria...
Tags: Anthrax, Chikungunya, Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic fever, Dengue Fever, Coccidioidomycosis, Ebola, Meningitis, Polio

Business Travel Abroad

The health and welfare of employees and the role of the employer in terms of helping to make this happen is not a new concept, but what do we mean by Duty of Care in this context and why does it matter so much?

MASTA Travel Health Alert- 11th May 2017

240 confirmed Yellow Fever deaths reported in Brazil Jan- May 2017 along with other global disease outbreaks...
Tags: Anthrax, Cholera, Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic fever, Dengue Fever, Meningitis, yellow fever, Diarrhoea

MASTA Travel Health Alert- 3rd May 2017

Outbreak of meningitis continues in Nigeria, with over 10,600 suspected cases (919 deaths) reported, Jan-Apr 17
Tags: Cholera, Leishmaniasis, Leptospirosis, Measles, Meningitis, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever, Yellow Fever

MASTA Travel Health Alert- 26th April 2017

Measles cases reported across Ethiopia, Italy, Romania and Somalia
Tags: Anthrax, Chikungunya, Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic fever, Diphtheria, Cholera, Japanese Encephalitis, Measles, Meningitis, Monkeypox, Powassan Virus