Travelers Health

There are many things to think about as you prepare for your trip. If you are considering international travel it’s important to speak with your health care provider in deciding the vaccines, medications and other measures necessary to prevent illness or injury.

International travel can pose various risks to health, depending on the characteristics of both the traveler and destination.

This section provides basic reference and resources about Destinations, Vaccinations, Diseases and other information relative to international travel.

Where to learn more.

Destinations – Obtain travel health information for various locations around the world from the Centers for Disease Control
wwwn.cdc.gov/travel/destinationList.aspx

Vaccinations - General Information about vaccinations for travel
wwwn.cdc.gov/travel/contentVaccinations.aspx

Stay Healthy and Safe
Your Survival Guide to Safe and Healthy Travel
Mosquito and Tick Protection
Safe Food and Water
Counterfit Drugs

International Travel: Tips for Staying Healthy
American Academy of Family Physicians
http://familydoctor.org/online/famdocen/home/healthy/travel/311.printerview.html

International Travel and Health
World Health Otganization
http://www.who.int/ith/en/

Content Sources: Centers for Disease Control; American Academo of Family Physicians; World Health Organization.

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