Rio and its residents are preparing for hundreds of thousands of visitors in addition to thousands of athletes, staff and media for the Games this summer. The energy and excitement of this many people at a major sporting event certainly makes for a great atmosphere, but it also opens up some health and safety concerns.
Are You Ready for Rio?
Our Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Robert Wheeler, and our Chief Security Officer, Jim Hutton, say a little pre-trip education (and preparation!) can go a long way. Those joining the rest of the world in Rio this summer should follow the tips in our infographic below for a safe and healthy trip: