HEALTH AND MEDICAL INFORMATION IN BOLIVIA
Prevention will be a very important issue before your trip to Bolivia, one of the poorest countries in South America, is not necessarily an unhealthy country, but sanitation and hygiene are limited especially out of the main cities (La Paz, Cochabamba and Santa Cruz).
Food : The most common ailment for visitors in Bolivia is diarrhea caused by contaminated food or water. Symptoms usually last a couple days to a week. If symptoms are beyond two weeks, with blood or pain, you should seek medical attention.