Hajj or Umrah 2018

The Hajj or Umrah this year, 2018, will be on August 19 - August 24. For those planning a trip to Saudi Arabia here are a few helpful informative travel links to keep you safe and healthy. Visit your local…

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Japanese Encephalitis

Here's a great video on Japanese_Encephalitis. For those traveling to Asia, check with your local travel clinic to learn more about travel safety.

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FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russia

Planning a trip to Russia for the FIFA World Cup on June 14 to July 15, 2018? Consider these precautions for your trip: Rabies Travellers Diarrhea Tick-Bourne Encephalitis Tuberculosis Sexually Transmitted Infections An estimate of 1.3 million people will be…

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Taiwan: confirmed cases of Measles.

There have been 12 confirmed cases of Measles in Taiwan linked to an international traveler on March 19, 2018. Measles is preventable. Visit your local travel clinic for health advice on how to prevent measles.

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Typhoid Fever on the rise

  Hundreds of typhoid fever cases have been reported in both government and private hospitals in India.  After continuous rain fall, increased cases of typhoid fever are being reported due to contaminated food and water. If you are travelling to a…

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Zika Virus in Cuba

Zika Travel Health update: Since March 19th 2016 local transmission has occurred in Cuba.  Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area of acquired Zika and are transmitting it to humans. Travellers to Cuba are advised to use insect precautions…

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