By John Gobbels, Medjet VP/COO According to the Centers for Disease Control's (CDC) FluView report for the week ending February 11, 2017, flu activity continues to increase and is widespread in most of the United States. The proportion of people seeing their health care provider for...

By John Gobbels, MedjetAssist VP/COO The Zika virus is a single-stranded RNA virus that is transmitted to humans primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito. The mosquitos typically breed in domestic water-holding containers and are aggressive daytime biters and feed both indoors and...

By:  John Gobbels, MedjetAssist VP/COO The Yellow fever virus is found in tropical and subtropical areas in South America and Africa. The virus is transmitted to people by the bite of an infected mosquito. Illness ranges in severity from a self-limited febrile illness to severe liver...

Women and their partners who are thinking about pregnancy—and, of course, women who are already pregnant—should not travel to countries where Zika virus is a risk. But the rest of us? Let’s keep things in perspective. Mosquitoes have been carrying nasty diseases for centuries. And...

Acknowledging that traditional paper and plastic cards have gone the way of the Dodo bird, MedjetAssist, a world leader in medical, security and crisis response, today launched a free Apple iOS Wallet card (formerly known as Apple Passbook). Designed to offer convenience and...