15 Jun 2017

Hepatitis A vaccine shortage: implications and advice for clinical practice

Public Health England and NaTHNaC offer guidance for health professionals during the current hepatitis A vaccine shortage Read more

15 Jun 2017

Changes to the Country Information Pages: Hepatitis A vaccine recommendations

NaTHNaC has reviewed and updated the hepatitis A country specific information and vaccine recommendations to provide up-to-date recommendations for travellers and travel health professionals Read more

14 Jun 2017

World Pride in Spain

A reminder for those travelling to World Pride in Madrid, 23 June to 2 July 2017, to be aware of potential health risks, particularly sexual health risks Read more

12 Jun 2017

Summer travel food and hygiene reminder 2017

Tips on the prevention of food and water borne illness during travel Read more

01 Jun 2017

Travel Health Competence conference June 2017

Conference with RCN on 24th June 2017 is now full (waiting list only) Read more

01 Jun 2017

Summer Holiday Travel 2017

A reminder to check out country specific and general travel health advice in preparation for the summer holiday season Read more

26 May 2017

Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) in ticks in Spain

CCHF virus has been detected in ticks in the regions of Extremadura, Castilla-La Mancha, Castilla and León, and Madrid Read more

26 May 2017

India added as a moderate risk area for Zika virus transmission

Zika virus advice for travellers to India updated, pregnant women should consider postponing non-essential travel until after the pregnancy Read more

Outbreak Surveillance

20 Jun 2017 New York. United States

As of 16 June 2017, a cluster of seven cases, with one death, have been reported in Lenox Hill. Onset dates range from 22 May to 8 June 2017. Authorities are currently testing all cooling towers in the affected area to determine the source.

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19 Jun 2017 Niue

As of 11 June, an outbreak has been reported.

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19 Jun 2017 Ukraine

As of 16 June 2017, a total of 735 cases have been reported across 15 regions this year to date. This is the largest outbreak seen in five years.

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Close association

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19 Jun 2017 Marshall Islands

As of 10 June 2017, an outbreak with more than 1,000 cases has been reported. An MMR mass vaccination campaign was inititiated in April 2017.

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19 Jun 2017 Sana'a. Yemen

As of 18 June 2017, a total of 158,960 suspected cholera cases and 1,100 deaths have been reported across the country between 27 April and 17 June 2017. Half of all cases occurred in the governorates of Amanat Al Asimah, Al Hudaydah, Amran, and Hajjah.

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TravelHealthPro

NaTHNaC, the National Travel Health Network & Centre, a UK government organisation which produces travel health guidance for healthcare professionals advising travellers and for travellers going overseas from the UK Read more