India travel boom spreads dangerous microbes4 min read 20 Jan 2017, 08:38 AM IST
Travellers who have spent time in India have an especially high risk of returning home with superbugs
Sydney, Vancouver: Smallpox, syphilis, plague, cholera—some of the planet’s most notorious scourges dramatically expanded their reach thanks to unsuspecting travellers. With a record 3.77 billion air passengers worldwide last year, new disease-causing microbes have never traversed the planet faster.
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