CDC Travelers’ Health

  • Watch – Measles in the Philippines
    There is an outbreak of measles in the Philippines. Travelers to the Philippines should make sure they are vaccinated against measles with the MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) vaccine. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-04-10
  • Alert – Malaria in South Africa
    The United Kingdom (UK) has reported cases of malaria in UK residents who had returned from the Waterberg district municipality of Limpopo Province in South Africa. Waterberg had not previously been considered an area with malaria; however, local cases have been reported in the past. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-04-05
  • Alert – Listeriosis in South Africa
    There is an outbreak of listeriosis in South Africa. People usually become ill with listeriosis after eating contaminated foods. Travelers to South Africa, especially those with higher risk of infection, may wish to avoid certain foods to reduce their risk of infection. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-03-15
  • Watch – Lassa Fever in Nigeria
    Lassa fever is a viral illness that usually causes mild symptoms, including slight fever, weakness, and headache. However, in some people it can cause more serious symptoms, like bleeding gums, eyes, or nose; difficulty breathing; repeated vomiting; facial swelling; pain in the chest, back, and abdomen; shock; and even death. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-03-04
  • Watch – Listeriosis in South Africa
    There is an outbreak of listeriosis in South Africa. People usually become ill with listeriosis after eating contaminated foods. Travelers to South Africa, especially those with higher risk of infection, may wish to avoid certain foods to reduce their risk of infection. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-02-11
  • Watch – 2018 Winter Olympics (PyeongChang 2018)
    The 2018 Winter Olympics will take place in PyeongChang, South Korea, from February 9 to February 25, 2018. The Paralympic Games are scheduled for March 9 to March 18, 2018. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-02-07
  • Alert – Malaria in Brazil
    Public health officials in Brazil have reported an outbreak of locally transmitted malaria in the town of Wenceslau Guimarães in Bahia State. Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area may be infected with malaria and spreading it to people. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-01-30
  • Watch – Yellow Fever in Nigeria
    The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has reported an ongoing outbreak of yellow fever that began in September 2017. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-01-29
  • Alert – Yellow Fever in Brazil
    The Brazilian Ministry of Health has reported an ongoing outbreak of yellow fever. In response to this outbreak, health authorities have recently expanded the list of areas in which yellow fever vaccination is recommended for travelers. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-01-25
  • Watch – Measles in Serbia
    Health officials in Serbia have reported an outbreak of measles. CDC recommends that travelers to Serbia protect themselves by making sure they are vaccinated against measles. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-01-18
  • Watch – Measles in Greece
    Health officials in Greece have reported an outbreak of measles. CDC recommends that travelers to Greece protect themselves by making sure they are vaccinated against measles with the MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) vaccine. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-01-11
  • Watch – Measles in Italy
    Health officials in Italy have reported an outbreak of measles. CDC recommends that travelers to Italy protect themselves by making sure they are vaccinated against measles. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-01-11
  • Watch – Measles in Indonesia
    Health officials in Australia, Canada, and Taiwan have reported several cases of measles in travelers returning from Indonesia, including the island of Bali. CDC recommends that travelers to Indonesia protect themselves by making sure they are vaccinated against measles. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-01-11
  • Watch – Measles in England
    Health officials in England have reported an outbreak of measles. CDC recommends that travelers to England protect themselves by making sure they are vaccinated against measles with the MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) vaccine. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-01-11
  • Watch – Measles in Romania
    A measles outbreak has been reported in Romania. CDC recommends that travelers to Romania protect themselves by making sure they are vaccinated against measles. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-01-11
 

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