Markham Travel Health believes it is important for every traveler should know about the health risks of their destination. We are here to help ensure you are protected from the diseases you may encounter during your trip and reassure you will only have happy memories of your trip.
Markham Travel Health is here to advise you of the health risks and provide you with the latest travel advisories and alerts for your destination. You may be at risk for preventable diseases while traveling outside of Canada. Before booking your trip you should take time to:
- find out what immunizations are required or advised for your destination
- review your immunization history
- make sure your immunizations are up to date
Depending on your destination, planned activities, and your immunization history you may need certain vaccinations before you travel. In order for vaccines to be effective and provide complete disease immunity it is important to get your vaccinations as early as possible.
As you read about the various communicable diseases and their recommended vaccines you will learn that there are no cures for some of the communicable diseases. Preventing infection through vaccination is the best option.
If you are travelling overseas, required and recommended vaccines can help you be prepared for a healthy and safe trip to your destination all over the world.
If you are wondering which vaccines you should get before travelling to your destination country (Central and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, the Caribbean, the Bahamas, South Africa) you can visit our clinic for any necessary immunization or vaccination based on your target.
Here is the list of vaccines we are providing at our clinic:
- Chicken Pox (Varvax III)
- Cholera (Dukoral)
- Flu Vaccine
- Hepatitis A (Avaxim)
- Hepatitis B
- Hepatitis A & B (Twinrix)
- Japanese Encephalitis
- Polio IPV
- Travelers’ Diarrhea
- Varvax III (Chicken Pox)
- Yellow Fever
- Zostavax (Shingles)