Home | Clinical Keeping well on cruises Written by: Catherine Brewer | Published: 09 April 2015 Patients must be informed about the health risks of travelling via cruise ships Cruise ships are becoming increasingly popular.1 It is vital for practice nurses to have a good understanding of the health risks faced by these travellers. This article will discuss the most common infectious diseases associated with cruise travel.Please login or register to read the rest of the article and to have access to downloads and comments. What do you think? Leave a comment below or tweet your views to @IndyNurseMag This material is protected by MA Healthcare Ltd copyright. See Terms and Conditions.