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Watch - Rift Valley Fever in Kenya

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 04:00
There is an outbreak of Rift Valley fever (RVF) in Kenya. Travelers to Kenya should protect themselves from RVF by avoiding contact with infected animals and preventing mosquito bites.
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Alert - Polio in Papua New Guinea

Thu, 07/12/2018 - 04:00
There is an outbreak of polio in Papua New Guinea. CDC recommends that all travelers to Papua New Guinea be fully vaccinated against polio.
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Alert - Extensively Drug-Resistant Typhoid Fever in Pakistan

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 04:00
There is an ongoing outbreak of extensively drug-resistant (XDR) typhoid fever in Pakistan that does not respond to most antibiotics. Travelers to South Asia, including Pakistan, should take precautions to protect themselves from typhoid fever, including getting a typhoid fever vaccination. Travelers to these areas should also take extra care to follow safe food and water guidelines.
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