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...

Oysters in Positano, that boutique hotel in London, the souvenir you bought in Cabo — they could be costing you more than you think. These additional charges showing up on your credit card statement are called the foreign transaction fee. So how do you avoid...

Shingles, typhoid, malaria, seizures, broken ribs, dehydration, heart attack, rabies, car crash, frostbite, stroke, torn ACL, pneumonia, concussion These are just some of the medical disasters that can happen while traveling domestically or internationally. Travel insurance only goes so far. The question is, if you...

When and where serious medical emergencies occur are out of our control. Yet for some reason, when we imagine a medical situation, we tend to imagine being surrounded by family and friends, under the care of our own doctor. The numbers tell a different story....