5 doctors weighed in:
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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