Clinical Resources

Traveler’s health

Centers for disease control and prevention (CDC) 

Information for travelers and their health-care providers in deciding vaccines, medications, and other measures to prevent illness during international travel.

View the CDC's website »

CDC search tip

Begin by selecting, from top of homepage, the country to be visited or from the Destinations page, which locates information about disease risks and health recommendations.

Important sections of CDC website

  • Vaccinations 
    For children and adults. 
  • Diseases related to travel 
    Information from A-Z about common diseases travelers can encounter. 
  • 2014 Yellow Book 
    Searchable textbook of travel medicine Health Information for International Travel. 
  • Malaria 
    Treatment of malaria depends on many factors including disease severity, the species of malaria parasite causing the infection and the part of the world in which the infection was acquired

Nova Scotia travel health clinics

Yellow Fever Vaccination Centers in Canada

Canadian Society for International Health