If you are travelling abroad, then it is important to know whether you need a travel vaccination or not. In many countries there are infectious diseases, some of which are life threatening, which you may catch if you don’t have a vaccination. You can find out which vaccinations you need for a particular destination at http://www.fitfortravel.nhs.uk/destinations.aspx. Vaccinations for travel abroad include
- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B
- Yellow Fever
- Japanese encephalitis
- Tick-Borne encepahalitis
- Measles, Mumps and Rubella
- Meningococcal meningitis
You can read more about each vaccination at http://www.nhs.uk/Planners/vaccinations/Pages/Thevaccines.aspx.
Generally you have to pay for vaccinations against meningococcal meningitis, hepatitis B, yellow fever, rabies, tuberculosis, Japanese encephalitis and tick-borne encephalitis.
Travel Vaccinations are available at https://www.privategp.com/travel-immunisations.html.