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I'm traveling internationally, am I more likely to contract bird flu?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Sarah Kohl
Travel Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Not really

Bird flu is spread by migrating wild birds and domestic birds (chickens etc) the risk to travelers is very low unless you will be handling birds, especially sick birds.
Avoid markets that sell live birds. As always, make sure any poultry you eat is thoroughly cooked.

In brief: Not really

Bird flu is spread by migrating wild birds and domestic birds (chickens etc) the risk to travelers is very low unless you will be handling birds, especially sick birds.
Avoid markets that sell live birds. As always, make sure any poultry you eat is thoroughly cooked.
Dr. Sarah Kohl
Dr. Sarah Kohl
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: ?

No unless you visit farms in chinaa.

In brief: ?

No unless you visit farms in chinaa.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
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Dr. Dennis Clifford
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: Not really

Avoid poultry breeding areas and you should be fine.

In brief: Not really

Avoid poultry breeding areas and you should be fine.
Dr. Dennis Clifford
Dr. Dennis Clifford
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