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Think before getting inked

January 05, 2018 posted by Clare Henderson


Travellers that have been in our clinic will have heard us advise against getting tattoos abroad.

When stumbled upon this article from BBC correspondent Justin Rowlatt it reinforced again the risk of street tattoos. What he thought was a temporary tattoo in India turned out to be permanent with potential risks from contaminated equipment such as hepatitis B, C and HIV. See Here



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