Travel Medicine

Travelling to other areas of the world can mean you are subject to face health issues you wouldn't exeperience here at home. Taking preventative measures such as finding out in advance whether any specific immunizations may  be required for the country you'll be visting can emilinate potential risk.

The World Health Organization website has a section dedicated to International travel and health.  There are updates for travellers and “disease distribution maps” which highlight which countries or areas are at risk of certain diseases.  Other related links on this page include:

                     The International Society of Travel Medicine (ISTM)
                     Regional and National Societis of Travel Medicine
                     WHO Collaborating Centres on Travel and Health

 

The Travel Medicine and Vaccination Centre has a 21 clinics around British Columbia inlcuding Squamish, North Vancouver, Burnaby, Coquitlam and plenty more. They specialize in providing vaccinations and related medical services to travellers venturing to tropical and developing countries.

 

Squamish Location:
40147 Glenalder Place 
Garibaldi Highlands, BC Canada V0N 1T0
Toll Free: (888) 288-8682
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