Health & Medical Advice & Information

This section includes the various organisations and websites that provide health and medical advice & information of interest to mission & Christian workers. Many of the health services listed on the Health services page also offer advice.

Book Reviews

"The book is excellent value, something that should be compulsory reading for all travellers but also for those preparing teams and families to go". A review of this new edition of the classic medical guidebook for world travellers by Dr. Ted Lankester. Reviewed by Suzanne Berkeley.
Reviewed by Suzanne Berkeley
A review of this pocket guide by Dr. Ted Lankester
  • Missionary Health Institute, Canada

    Since 1930 our essence has been intentional care for missionaries. The work is not limited to a medical examination, a travel consultation, or a counselling session. Missionary Health Institute's expert psychologists, travel medicine specialists, and family doctors provide integrated care. We are an evidence based, multidisciplinary organization – unique in North America. Our strategy: to instil self-care essentials, empowering missionaries and their families.
    Tel: (416) 446-0762
    Location: Canada