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Traveler’s Health Education

Travelers should consider extra items and be aware of precautions before packing. Traveling can increase chances of contracting an illness in an unfamiliar environment. The human body takes time to adjust to the water, food and air in a different environment.

Unlike the vast majority of the United States, some foreign countries do not have accessible potable drinking water or have FDA regulations. 

Travelers going out of the country might also need vaccinations and an ample supply of medications for they may not be easily accessible while traveling.

To assist someone with their health needs and questions for future travels, please refer to the sites provided for more information.

For Center for Disease Control (CDC) News & Announcements, Travel Notices, Diseases, and Required Vaccinations for the designated regions and places of visit across the world.

CDC Traveler’s Health

For worldwide airline travel information:


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