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What vaccines should I get before I travel to Ireland?

What vaccines should I get before I travel to Ireland?

Up to date on routin: You need to be uptodate on routine vaccines like MMR, DTP, VARICELLA and Annual FLU Vaccine
are recommended
No documentation required ...Read more

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What vaccines should I get before traveling to Nigeria?

What vaccines should I get before traveling to Nigeria?

Nigria: Vaccines for travel to Nigeria include: Hepatitis A, Typhoid, Yellow fever, Meningococcus, Polio, Measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) & Rabies in some situations. Malaria prophylaxis is recommended. See: http://www. Mdtravelhealth. Com/destinations/africa/nigeria. Php ...Read more

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What vaccines should I get before I travel to Pakistan?

What vaccines should I get before I travel to Pakistan?

Check cdc. Gov: Adults should consider Hepatitis A, Polio and Typhoid vaccines before travelling to Pakistan.

here is the website for more info.
http://wwwnc. Cdc. Gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/pakistan ...Read more

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What vaccines should I get before I travel to Singapore?

What vaccines should I get before I travel to Singapore?

See:: Https://wwwnc. Cdc. Gov/travel/destinations/clinician/none/singapore

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What vaccines should I get before I travel to Puerto Rico?

What vaccines should I get before I travel to Puerto Rico?

Puerto Rico: See: http://wwwnc. Cdc. Gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/puerto-rico

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What vaccines should I get before I travel to Saudi Arabia?

What vaccines should I get before I travel to Saudi Arabia?

See:: Https://wwwnc. Cdc. Gov/travel/destinations/clinician/none/saudi-arabia

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What vaccines should I get before traveling to the Caribbean?

What vaccines should I get before traveling to the Caribbean?

Up to date info: The Center for Disease Control operates a website that is updated for the changing vaccine requirements of world travel. If you go to www. Cdc. Gov/travel you can find the updated requirements for any location. ...Read more

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What rabies vaccine should I get now if I was bitten by a stray cat 8 months ago? Kindly help, although there was no blood in the wound that ime.

What rabies vaccine should I get now if I was bitten by a stray cat 8 months ago? Kindly help, although there was no blood in the wound that ime.

Take the vaccine now: The incubation period averages 1 to 2 mo but may be >1 yr. May still be worthwhile giving the vaccine even though quite late. Chances are the cat was not rabid but never delay vaccines when indicated. And if in doubt always consult a local doctor or your own in the US. Good luck! ...Read more

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My son has g6pd what vaccines should he not get. I've looked on every website and not getting real amswers?

My son has g6pd what vaccines should he not get. I've looked on every website and not getting real amswers?

No contraindications: All vaccines are safe with g6pd deficiency. There are no contraindications.
reference:
Centers for Disease Control Website- Vaccine Contraindications and Precautions for Children and Adolescents https://www. Cdc. Gov/vaccines/hcp/admin/contraindications. Html ...Read more

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I am 18 in a few weeks and I need most of my vaccines still. Which vaccines should I get? I would like to get them before I am 18 so it is fees free.

I am 18 in a few weeks and I need most of my vaccines still. Which vaccines should I get? I would like to get them before I am 18 so it is fees free.

When you go to: Get immunized - the clinic will be able to tell you which vaccines can be given together and which can't. Bring your shot record - so that they can tell what you are up to date on and what you need. ...Read more

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Which vaccines should I get before TTC?

Which vaccines should I get before TTC?

Trying to conceive?: Vaccines are important & I applaud your interest in protecting baby in this special way. Verify your immune status to chicken pox by history & rubella with a simple blood test & if it shows a low titer, you should get the vaccine. Potential moms should also get the whooping cough shot (Tdap) to make sure baby is protected during the months before we can give baby that vaccine. ...Read more

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Which vaccines do I need to get my baby?

Which vaccines do I need to get my baby?

There's...: Hepatitis a and b, and measles and also tetanus,
and polio, rotavirus, mumps, rubella and hemophilus,
there's thirteen flavors (serotypes) of streptococcus pneumoniae,
and whooping cough, and chickenpox, influenza and diphtheria.

(apologies to gilbert, sullivan, tom lehrer, and anyone who knows anything about vaccines or poems). See this:

http://www. Immunize. Org/shop/views/childsched_pg2.Pdf. ...Read more

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How many vaccines can I get at one time?

Vaccines: Are you speaking for your self? Because at age 47 there are not many vaccines necessary for that age. Talk with your doctor about what vaccines you may need. ...Read more

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At what age are kids suppose to get vaccines?

At what age are kids suppose to get vaccines?

Vaccines: Immunization starts at day 2 of age, in the hospital, 1st hepatitis B, then 2mos, 4 mos, 6 mos, 1 yr, 15 mos, 18 mos, 4- 6 years, 11 yrs, 16 years of age plus annual flu vaccine. There are so many vaccines & some of them come in cominations such as pentacel, pediarix, pro quad so that helps reduce the # of injections & allaw them to be up to date with the immunizations. I hope that helps. ...Read more

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Are there any reasons why my baby can't get vaccines?

Are there any reasons why my baby can't get vaccines?

Yes: There are only a few reasons not to get vaccines. Information is available here: http://www. Cdc. Gov/vaccines/pubs/vis/default. Htm
in brief, children with a severe egg allergy should not get the flu vaccine, children with immune deficiency or immune suppression should not receive live vaccines, and do not vaccinate during a severe infection or high fever. ...Read more

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What vaccines do you need to get to travel to France?

What vaccines do you need to get to travel to France?

Travel vaccines: For travel to France, the CDC has some recommendations for vaccines:
http://wwwnc. Cdc. Gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/france

Ask your doctor if they are available in the practice or if you need to see a travel medicine specialist or local health department.
Its recommended to get your vaccines at least 4-6 weeks prior to travel. ...Read more

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Is it safe to get three vaccinations at the same time?

Is it safe to get three vaccinations at the same time?

Should be.: Some vaccinations have three components in them. Sometimes it is needed to give more than one vaccination at a time. Not a major issue must of the time but it depends on the vaccine and whether it a weakened one or a killed one or a subunit one. ...Read more

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Can you let me know how many vaccines can I get at once?

Can you let me know how many vaccines can I get at once?

It depends: With young children, I have given as many as 5 at one time, without any increased risk of side effects. Rarely would an adult need that many at once, so I think it would be possible to have 4-5 at once if needed. ...Read more

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What vaccines do I need to get before I travel to Russia?

What vaccines do I need to get before I travel to Russia?

See:: Https://wwwnc. Cdc. Gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/russia

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What vaccines do I need to get before I travel to Angola?

What vaccines do I need to get before I travel to Angola?

Health risks: Vaccines for travel to Angola include: Hepatitis A & B, Typhoid, Yellow fever, Meningococcus, Polio, Measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) & Rabies in some situations. Malaria prophylaxis is recommended. See: http://www. Mdtravelhealth. Com/destinations/africa/angola. Php ...Read more

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Is it safe to get multiple vaccinations at the same time?

Yes: The vaccine protocols followed by physicians have been developed over time and found to be safe & effective. Variations suggested by playboy bunnies or other self appointed vaccine experts have not. The system stress due to all those given at one visit is less than that of a single smallpox inoculation given years ago. I sleep well at night knowing we do the right thing by vaccinating by protocol. ...Read more

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How soon after being born should a child get vaccinations?

How soon after being born should a child get vaccinations?

@ 42--56 days old: Here in washington state we have just had a pertussis epidemic so early pertussis vaccine in a newborn is important. 42 days is the earliest day to vaccinate but it may be better to wait until 8 weeks old in case the vaccine causes a fever. ...Read more

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What vaccines do I need to get before I travel to Lesotho?

What vaccines do I need to get before I travel to Lesotho?

Lesotho: Vaccines for travel to Lesotho include: Hepatitis A & B, Typhoid, Tetanus-diphtheria & MMR. Yellow Fever & Rabies in some situations. Don't drink tap water. Use insect & tick protection. Swimming / bathing precautions due to Schistosomiasis. Be prepared for traveler's diarrhea. See: http://www. Mdtravelhealth. Com/destinations/africa/lesotho. Php ...Read more

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What vaccines do I need to get before I travel to Botswana?

What vaccines do I need to get before I travel to Botswana?

Botswana: Vaccines for travel to Botswana include: Hepatitis A & B, Typhoid, Tetanus-diphtheria, MMR. Yellow Fever & Rabies in some situations. Malaria prophylaxis is recommended. See: http://www. Mdtravelhealth. Com/destinations/africa/botswana. Php ...Read more

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Which vaccines will my baby get at the 6-month appointment?

Which vaccines will my baby get at the 6-month appointment?

Vaccines: Your child should be getting DPT, polio, rotavirus, and possibly HIB Prevnar (pneumococcal vaccine) and Hepatitis B. ...Read more