12 Feb 2018
Hepatitis A vaccine recommendations and dose sparing advice for pre and post exposure immunisation and boosting from Public Health England Read more
14 Jun 2018
Public Health England publishes update to Immunisation against infectious disease (Green Book) Yellow fever chapter online on 14 June 2018 Read more
12 Jun 2018
The Japanese encephalitis chapter in the Green Book (Immunisation against infectious diseases) has been updated Read more
08 Jun 2018
Important reminder about good food, water and personal hygiene Read more
18 May 2018
Update on case numbers and advice for travellers Read more
16 May 2018
An update on the polio Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) Read more
15 May 2018
Risk areas expanded to include the entire States of Paraná, Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do Sul (south Brazil) Read more
22 Jun 2018 Ukraine
As of 21 June 2018, a case of diphtheria has been reported. This is the second diphtheria case reported in 2018. The Ministry of Health of Ukraine are advising all Ukrainians to ensure they are up to date with combined diphtheria/tetanus vaccine.
21 Jun 2018 Equateur. Democratic Republic of the Congo
As of 20 June 2018, a total of 60 cases, 38 confirmed, including 28 deaths, have been reported. Since 17 May 2018, no new confirmed cases have been reported in Bikoro and Wangata health zones. The last confirmed case in Iboko developed symptoms on 2 June 2018 and died on 9 June 2018
19 Jun 2018 Sierra Leone
As of 15 June 2018, a total of 16 confirmed cases, with six deaths, have been reported since the beginning of the year.
19 Jun 2018 Kenya
As of 16 June, a total of 26 human cases have now been reported, including seven confirmed cases and six deaths.
15 Jun 2018 Cameroon
As of 14 June 2018, three suspected cholera cases, one confirmed, have been reported. All three cases are thought to have consumed food from Nigeria prior to onset of symptoms. The last notable cholera outbreak in Cameroon was reported in 2014, in the same region.
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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