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Find out more about the diseases you may encounter, and the vaccine information that can help protect you.
Consult your travel physician for additional health information.
For more information visit: wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/content/yellowbook/home-2010.aspx
Even if you have received 3 doses of vaccine, you must still see a doctor for prompt medical treatment if you have reason to believe that you have been exposed to rabies.5
Vaccines can help protect you from diseases that are still common in many parts of the world. Make certain you contact your health-care provider and determine which vaccines you should receive before you travel.
When you’ve added your destinations, it is recommended that you take this list to your doctor so you can discuss relevant vaccinations before you travel.
Travel vaccines help protect you from illnesses present in other parts of the world, and help prevent the importation of infectious diseases across international borders. Which vaccinations you need depends on a number of factors, including your age, health status, and previous immunizations.
There are combination vaccines that protect against multiple diseases that may reduce the number of shots you need.