Travel Vaccinations If you just booked a vacation, and tell your family or friends about it the question “have you gotten your shots?” will most likely come up. While it may be frustrating to get asked that while trying to talk about your upcoming travels, it truly is a good question. Vaccines protect travelers from serious diseases.
Depending on where you travel, you may come into contact with diseases that are rare in the United States. Many vaccine-preventable diseases th
10 Tips to Keep Your Family Healthy This Flu Season While Autumn means crisp air, trips to apple orchards, and beautiful Fall foliage, it also means flu season is here. Flu season can always be troublesome for families, as we begin missing days of work and school due to the sickness that spreads like wildfire. One person in the family gets sick, and it can quickly turn into a cycle that feels never-ending. However, there are some things you can do to help keep you and your fa
It’s that time of year again, where we hear a lot of buzz about the Flu and Flu vaccinations. But what is the flu? What are the symptoms? What can you do to prevent it? Knowledge is power, but how can we over power something that we don’t have knowledge on? Don’t worry, we have you covered. Read on to find out what you need to know about the flu. Influenza, What is it? Influenza, or flu, is a respiratory illness caused by a virus. The flu is highly contagious and is normally
All you need to know about travel vaccinations for your trip Traveling the world can be an eye-opening experience, but, if you aren’t prepared, it can be a dangerous one, too. Vaccinations can easily be forgotten among all the excitement of travel, but they can also be sorely missed if you find yourself in a situation where you need them. Whether you’re globe-trotting in a few weeks or a few months, read on to learn which vaccinations you may need before heading to some popul