Disease and Illness

Algoma Public Health

Travel Vaccines

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When travelling outside of Canada you may be at risk for an illness that you can prevent with vaccination.

Talk with your health care provider and make an appointment with a travel clinic at least six weeks or more before your date of departure. Depending on your destination, you may need a few travel vaccines. If you travel a lot or your destination is low-risk for exposure to diseases you may not need any travel vaccines.

For more information on travel vaccines and travel advisories visit Trip Prep or you can talk with a public health nurse at 705-759-5409.  

 

Date of Creation: June 1, 2015

Last Modified: June 1, 2015