CDC Travelers’ Health

  • Warning – Cyclone Idai in Mozambique, Malawi, and Zimbabwe
    Parts of Mozambique, Malawi, and Zimbabwe have been severely affected by Tropical Cyclone Idai. US residents should avoid nonessential travel to Beira City and the surrounding area in Mozambique. Travelers to other affected parts of Mozambique, Malawi, and Zimbabwe should take steps to prevent illness and injury. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2019-03-21
  • 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 2019-03-10
  • Alert – Polio in Indonesia
    There is a polio outbreak in Indonesia. CDC recommends that all travelers to Indonesia be vaccinated fully against polio. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2019-02-27
  • Watch – Leptospirosis in Fiji
    There is an outbreak of leptospirosis in Fiji. Travelers should avoid contact with potentially contaminated fresh water (such as lakes and rivers in the affected area) while swimming, wading, kayaking, or rafting. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2019-02-26
  • Watch – Measles in Japan
    There is an outbreak of measles in Japan. Travelers to Japan should make sure they are vaccinated against measles with the MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) vaccine. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2019-02-26
  • Watch – Lassa Fever in Nigeria
    Nigerian health officials have declared an outbreak of Lassa fever in Nigeria. Travelers to Nigeria should avoid contact with rats, especially rat urine and feces, and keep their accommodations or campsites clean. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2019-02-06
  • Watch – Andes Virus (Hantavirus) in Argentina
    There is an outbreak of Andes virus in Argentina, specifically in Chubut Province of Patagonia. Travelers to Argentina should avoid contact with rodents and their droppings (urine and feces), and avoid close contact with anyone who may be sick. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2019-01-27
  • Alert – Yellow Fever in Nigeria
    A large, ongoing outbreak of yellow fever in Nigeria began in September 2017. The outbreak is now spread throughout the country. Travelers going to Nigeria should receive vaccination against yellow fever at least 10 days before travel and should take steps to prevent mosquito bites while there. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2019-01-27
  • Watch – Measles in Kazakhstan
    There is an outbreak of measles in Kazakhstan. Travelers to Kazakhstan should make sure they are vaccinated against measles with the MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) vaccine. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2019-01-21
  • Alert – Drug-Resistant Infections in Mexico
    Some US residents returning from Tijuana, Mexico, have been diagnosed with infections caused by a drug-resistant form of Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteria. CDC recommends that travelers to Tijuana, Mexico, not have surgery at the Grand View Hospital until the Mexican government can confirm that the drug-resistant form of Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteria is no longer there. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2019-01-08
  • Watch – Lunar New Year
    The Year of the Pig begins on February 5, 2019, and many people will travel to Asia to celebrate the Lunar New Year. If you plan to travel to Asia to visit friends or relatives or participate in the festivities, you can take some simple precautions to help you stay safe and healthy. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2019-01-08
  • Alert – Zika Virus in India
    An outbreak of Zika has been reported in India. Pregnant women should NOT travel to areas with risk of Zika. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-12-12
  • Watch – Measles in Madagascar
    There is an outbreak of measles in Madagascar. Travelers to Madagascar should make sure they are vaccinated against measles with the MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) vaccine. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-11-28
  • Alert – Polio in Niger
    There is a polio outbreak in Niger. CDC recommends that all travelers to Niger be vaccinated fully against polio. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-11-25
  • Watch – Measles in Israel
    There is an outbreak of measles in Israel. Travelers to Israel should make sure they are vaccinated against measles with the MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) vaccine. ... read more
    Source: CDC Travelers’ HealthPublished on 2018-11-15
 

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