Travel Health

Travel health and diseases

There are many diseases throughout the world that you may be exposed to. Some of them you have already been immunized against as part of your childhood immunization program. Even so, you may require a booster as an adult. Others require specific vaccinations that you didn’t get growing up.
 
This is a list of most diseases you and your family may need to be immunized against when you’re travelling:
 
  • Chicken Pox
  • Cholera
  • Diptheria
  • European tick-borne encephalitis
  • Flu (Influenza)
  • Haemophilus Influenzae Type B
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Japanese Encephalitis
  • Measles
  • Meningococcal
  • Mumps
  • Pertussis (whooping cough)
  • Pneumococcal
  • Polio
  • Rabies
  • Rubella (German measles)
  • Tetanus
  • Typhoid
  • Yellow Fever

Yellow Fever Vaccinations

You should also know the requirements of the country you’re travelling to.Many countries require proof of Yellow Fever vaccination before you’re allowed to enter. We are a designated Yellow Fever immunization centre.
 
Some countries have requirements for other vaccinations for diseases like meningococcal or polio.
 
Be safe and book your travel consultation with us. We will let you know what diseases you may be at risk for in the countries you’re travelling to and we can give you the travel vaccinations to make you’re trip worry free.