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Author Wilson-Howarth, Jane.

Title How to shit around the world : the art of staying clean and healthy while traveling / Jane Wilson-Howarth.

Imprint Palo Alto, Calif. : Travelers' Tales, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  613.68 W699h 2006    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxi, 165 p. ; 21 cm.
Series Travelers' Tales books
Travelers' Tales guides.
Note "Portions of this book were previously published as Shitting pretty"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Travelers' diarrhea: knowing it, avoiding it -- What's in the water?: when is it safe to drink? -- Eating right: the pleasures and perils of seafood -- Weird foods: the risks of fearless dining -- Squat loos and long-drops: which way to the ladies/gents? -- Water, water: dehydration, rehydration -- Caught short?: managing on long bus rides -- Tummy troubles: dysentery and more serious kinds of infections -- Immunization against diarrhea and travelers' ills: precautions now and in the future -- Coping without paper: time-honored methods for keeping clean -- Women's unmentionables: challenges and solutions for female travelers -- Can it be worms?: avoiding them -- Bad beasts: snakes and spiders and leeches, oh my! -- Going outside: aking care of nature's call -- Bathing: hazards and techniques in unusual circumstances -- Children: keeping little ones healthy -- Senior travelers: assessing special needs -- Homecoming: you've returned, are you healthy? -- Packing list and minimal medical kit.
Subject Travel -- Health aspects.
Added Author Wilson-Howarth, Jane. Shitting pretty.
ISBN 1932361324 (pbk.)

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