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Travelers’ Health Tip: 6 Things That Should Be in Your Bag


Do you love to travel? As the countries become friendlier to tourists and travel fares become more affordable, this desire has become more possible. But no matter which part of the world you wish to go, it is essential to keep yourself healthy all the time.

Getting sick while on the trip ruins all the fun. You will be left in your hotel room behind the thick comforter sheets, sleeping. What a way to ruin your travel plans! To avoid this dilemma, include in your bags and suitcases things that promote your health. Here are six health essentials that every traveler must bring in every trip:

  • Water

    Though traveling is fun, it is also exhausting. From time to time, your body has to replenish itself. It is wise to bring tumblers filled with water to keep yourself refreshed all throughout your travel. Also, bringing your own water is advisable because the water available in your travel destination might be contaminated and not safe for consumption.

  • Sanitizers

    Wherever you go, keep your hands clean. Most bacterial and viral diseases are passed through hands and mouths. Aside from making sure that what you are eating is safe, it is equally important to constantly wash your hands before and after eating.

  • Dental floss

    The most common culprit for your teeth’s destruction is plaque buildup. It is due to the tiny food particles that are stuck in the gaps between your teeth during meals. Every time you return to your suite to rest, never forget to care for your dental health. At the very least, floss every time before you go to bed.

  • Antibiotics

    Catching a fever during the trip is not an impossible scenario. You might get it from a spoiled delicacy or due to the bad weather. No matter what the cause is, you have to anticipate this possibility. Antibiotics are fast acting and will help you gain back energy so that you can go on with your trip’s itinerary.

  • Anti-histamine

    Since you will meet several things and taste new foods in your escapades, the risk of triggering an allergic reaction is higher. Before you go, drop by the pharmacy and get good quality anti-histamine drugs. Have a safe and memorable experience ahead!

  • Sunscreen

    Getting a golden tan complexion is lovely but never compromise your skin. As the sun gets harsher, you have to be more defensive in taking care of your body. When going out in the sun, always remember to slather sunscreen and skin ointments with sufficient SPF protection.

Travelling the land of Canada without knowing where to get your medical needs? Then there is only one place to be – Arkell Walk-In Clinic & Arkell Pharmacy. Along with our competitive and well-trained staff, we strive to be the best Walk-In Clinic in Guelph, Ontario!

So in case you will need reliable Medical Services in Ontario, come to Arkell Walk-In Clinic & Arkell Pharmacy. For more information, check us out at or call 519-822-7841.

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  • 403 Arkell Road, Unit 4.
    Guelph, ON N1L 1E5
  • WALK-IN CLINIC Phone: 519-822-7841
    Fax #: 519-822-5775
  • PHARMACY Phone: 519-822-7859
    Fax #: 519-822-5631
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Arkell Walk-In Clinic

  • Monday 10 AM - 6 PM (Open May.20 10AM -3PM)
  • Tuesday 9 AM - 6 PM
  • Wednesday 10 AM - 6 PM
  • Thursday 9 AM - 7 PM
  • Friday 9 AM - 6 PM
  • Saturday 9 AM - 2 PM
  • Sunday Closed

Pharmacy Hours

  • Monday 9 AM - 6 PM (Closed May.20)
  • Tuesday 9 AM - 6 PM
  • Wednesday 9 AM - 6 PM
  • Thursday 9 AM - 6 PM
  • Friday 9 AM - 6 PM
  • Saturday 9 AM - 3 PM
  • Sunday Closed

*Please Call Pharmacy for Holiday Hours*