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Stories with subject: Travel health
  • CDC ships Zika test for pregnant women; Puerto Rico at risk story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Feb-11-16 3:04 pm

    WASHINGTON - The government is shipping Zika virus tests for pregnant women to health departments around the country, but warning there could be temporary shortages, as travelers try to tell if they returned with an infection that could put a developing baby at risk.

  • Health officials: 2 cases of Zika virus reported in Nebraska 
    Updated: Feb-05-16 12:59 am

    LINCOLN, Nebraska - Health officials say two travel-related cases of Zika virus have been reported in Nebraska.

  • Zika affects plans for destination weddings, babymoons 
    Updated: Feb-03-16 3:26 pm

    Some travelers are trading in Caribbean and Latin American vacations for ski trips and Hawaii as they rethink destination weddings, babymoons and other getaways in light of the Zika virus.

  • More airlines offer Zika refunds to pregnant women 
    Updated: Jan-28-16 5:35 pm

    DALLAS - More U.S. airlines and cruise operators are offering refunds or letting pregnant women change itineraries if they booked a trip to places dealing with an outbreak of Zika virus.

  • Correction: Travel-Brief-Cruise Ships-Stomach Bugs story story has photos
    Updated: Jan-15-16 8:59 pm

    NEW YORK - In a story Jan. 15 about illnesses on cruise ships, The Associated Press erroneously described the drop in illnesses caused by stomach bugs. Since 1990, the illness rate has fallen from about 29 to 22 per 100,000 travel days, not per 100,000 passengers.

  • Correction: Cruise Ships-Stomach Bugs story story has photos
    Updated: Jan-15-16 8:47 pm

    NEW YORK - In a story Jan. 15 about illnesses on cruise ships, The Associated Press erroneously described the drop in illnesses caused by stomach bugs. Since 1990, the illness rate has fallen from about 29 to 22 per 100,000 travel days, not per 100,000 passengers.