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Your transplant offers you a better quality of life, but it’s important to take an active role in caring for your new organ. Maintaining long-term health involves taking precautions in day-to-day living and while travelling.

What everyday changes do you need to make to ensure the safety of your new organ? This section covers simple ways to protect your transplant around the house and when travelling the world; early cancer detection and maintaining sexual health after surgery.

It also includes a comprehensive list of travel vaccines and immunisations recipients can use and, importantly, which to avoid. These resources can be printed and taken to your GP when preparing for overseas trips.