Click on a Vaccine to find out more about the vaccine, why you may need it, and learn the vaccine dosage schedule for those requiring more than one shot.
DTaP - Diphtheria/Tetanus/Pertussis (Boostrix)
Hepatitis A (Havrix)
Hepatitis B (Engerix-B)
Hepatitis A & B (Twinrix)
Hib - Haemophilus Influenzae Type B
Influenza - Flu Inactivated
Japanese Encephalitis (Ixiaro)
MMR - Measles, Mumps & Rubella
Meningococcal - Meningitis (Menactra or Menveo)
Polio - Poliomyelitis
Pneumonia - Pneumovax
Rabies (Imovax or RabAvert)
Td - Tetanus Diptheria
Varicella - Chicken Pox
Ebola in Guinea & Sierra Leone June 17, 2015
Hajj and Umrah in Saudi Arabia June 17, 2015
Polio in Cameroon May 14, 2015
Polio in Somalia May 14, 2015
Chikungunya in the Pacific Islands, S. America July 06, 2015
MERS in the Republic of Korea June 29, 2015
Zika in Brazil June 11, 2015
Measles in Ethiopia, Germany, Kyrgyzstan, Bosnia and Herzegovina May 26, 2015
Chikungunya in Mexico May 26, 2015
Dengue in Brazil, Malaysia May 26, 2015
Meningococcal Disease in Nigeria, Niger May 15, 2015
Mumps in Scotland May 15, 2015
Malaria in Brazil May 14, 2015
The CDC provides travel notices to keep travelers updated on current health issues related to their specific destinations. These include: disease outbreaks, special events or gatherings, natural disasters, or other conditions that may affect travelers’ health.
Some things stand the test of time BUT immunity may not.
3 REASONS TO VISIT LOWCOUNTRY TRAVEL MEDICINE BEFORE TRAVELING:
1. You're a frequent traveler and can't afford to have an unexpected illness to interrupt your travel plans.
2. You have a chronic health condition, or weakened immune system; putting you at an increased risk of illness.
3. You want the peace of mind that comes from protecting your health with preventive vaccinations and prescriptions.
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