Altitude.org A High Altitude Resource. This website is written by UK doctors and aims to provide information about high altitude and its effects on the body. It contains several useful interactive altitude calculators and detailed tutorials about altitude sickness and also allows individuals who may have had HAPE to register on a HAPE database.
Diabetes UK Information for travellers with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.
Diving Medicine Scotland Official NHS Scotland point of information for the public and other healthcare professionals on Diving Medicine.
Himalayan Rescue Association Nepal The Himalayan Rescue Association (HRA) is a voluntary non-profit organization formed in 1973 with an objective to reduce casualties in the Nepal Himalayas, especially keeping in view the increasing number of Nepalese and foreigners who trek up into the remote wilderness.
International Society of Travel Medicine The ISTM, with more than 4,000 members in 100 countries, is the largest organisation of professionals dedicated to the advancement of the specialty of travel medicine. Members include physicians, nurses and other health professionals from academia, government and the private sector. Services for members include a newsletter, a well established Journal, a conference in alternate years and research awards.
SOS International A private company offering comprehensive high quality medical services to travellers at many centres around the world.
Wilderness Medicine Society The mission of the Wilderness Medical Society is to encourage, foster, support, or conduct activities to improve the scientific knowledge of the membership and general public in human health activities in a wilderness environment. An expert organisation with long and varied experience in health issues related to exploration and travelling to remote areas.
World Tourism Organisation Provides a wide range of articles and statistics on tourism and links to groups concerned with ecotourism.