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Zika virus: Advice for travellers

Recommendations for male travellers have been updated. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Measles in Africa

Sierra Leone has been added to the list of countries reporting a measles outbreak. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Cholera in Africa and Western Asia (Yemen)

Burundi was added to the list of countries experiencing an outbreak of cholera. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Lassa fever in West Africa

Information regarding Lassa fever in Nigeria was updated. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Measles & Rubella Weekly Monitoring Report – Week 52: December 23 to December 29, 2018

Measles & Rubella Weekly Monitoring Report Week 52: December 23 to December 29, 2018. In Canada, no new cases of measles or rubella were reported in week 52, 2018. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Monkeypox in Nigeria

Information regarding the situation in Nigeria was updated. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Lassa fever in West Africa

Information regarding Lassa fever in Nigeria was updated. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Yellow fever in Brazil

Updates have been made to reflect the latest vaccination recommendations from the World Health Organization (WHO). Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Polio: vaccine advice

Information for health care professionals has been updated to reflect the release of the nineteenth statement from the International Health Regulations Emergency Committee regarding the international spread of poliovirus. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Measles in Africa

Countries in Africa are currently reporting outbreaks of measles. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Measles in South America

Measles in South America. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Measles in Europe

Update to recommendations. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Cholera in Africa and Western Asia (Yemen)

Angola was added, Kenya and Uganda were removed from the list of countries experiencing an outbreak of cholera. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Rubella in Japan

Japan is experiencing an outbreak of rubella. Since the beginning of 2018, Japan has reported over 2000 cases of rubella. https://travel.gc.ca/travelling/health-safety/travel-health-notices/192 2 1 Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Rift Valley Fever in Uganda

This notice has been updated to remove information related to the outbreak in Kenya. Information regarding the number and location of cases in Uganda has also been updated. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Measles in Europe

The list of countries was updated to include Kosovo, Malta and Moldova, and to remove Iceland. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Measles in Venezuela

Information regarding the number of confirmed cases and the states affected has been updated. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. https://travel.gc.ca/travelling/health-safety/travel-health-notices/187 1 1 Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in Middle East

Information updated regarding the number of cases and deaths reported. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in Middle East

Information updated regarding the number of cases and deaths reported. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in Middle East

Information updated regarding the number of cases and deaths reported. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada’s recommendations for travellers. Material on this Web site was produced and/or compiled by the Public Health Agency of Canada for the purpose of providing Canadians with direct access to information about the Government of Canada.

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