• Some countries require proof of vaccination (for example, for polio or yellow fever vaccination), which must be documented on an International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis (ICVP) before you enter or when you leave a country. (www.nhs.uk)
  • For instance, yellow fever vaccination is on the routine vaccine schedule of French Guiana, is recommended in certain regions of Brazil but in the United States is only given to travelers heading to countries with a history of the disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • All visitors to Singapore must: hold a passport or a travel document valid for more than 6 months at the time of departure, hold an onward or return ticket, have sufficient funds to stay in Singapore, have entry documents (including a visa) to their next destination, if required, have a completed Disembarkation/Embarkation Card, and, have a visa and/or a yellow fever vaccination certificate for entry into Singapore (if applicable). (wikipedia.org)
  • Therefore, it is critical that you keep an accurate and up-to-date record of the vaccinations you have received. (cdc.gov)
  • Even if an ICVP is not required, it's still a good idea to take a record of the vaccinations you have had with you. (www.nhs.uk)
  • As with any form of medical intervention, the benefits of vaccination (protection against infection) need to be balanced against the very low risk of adverse reactions. (allergy.org.au)
  • Vaccination is protective against infection without the need of suffering through a bout of a disease. (faqs.org)
  • In a smallpox emergency, weigh each person's risk for smallpox infection, risk for an adverse event following vaccination, and benefit from vaccination to make the final determination about whether or not to vaccinate. (cdc.gov)
  • Booster vaccinations are recommended every 3 years if you continue to be at risk of infection with typhoid bacteria. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Vaccination reduces the risk of flu-associated acute respiratory infection in pregnant women by about one-half . (cdc.gov)
  • The Philippine Department of Health (DOH), on December 1, 2017, temporarily suspends a school-based dengue vaccination program after French drug based-Dengvaxia vaccine maker Sanofi Pasteur made a statement, two days prior, that its product poses higher risks to people without prior dengue infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Though it does not treat existing infection, vaccination is still recommended for HPV positive individuals, as it may protect against one or more different strains of the disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is one of five main hepatitis viruses: A, B, C, D, and E. The infection has been preventable by vaccination since 1982. (wikipedia.org)
  • In a post-event setting, the risks of administering an anthrax vaccine to a person who has been exposed to anthrax but has moderate or severe acute illness should be weighed against the benefits of vaccination. (cdc.gov)
  • The magazine covers alternative childbirth options, and advocates breastfeeding, alternative education, homeschooling, co-sleeping and open discussion about the risks and benefits of vaccination. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, mandatory vaccination raises ethical issues regarding parental rights and informed consent. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vaccination for anthrax prevention involves a series of six injections over an 18-month period. (faqs.org)
  • For more detailed information, please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Panel Physician Technical Instructions for Vaccination . (state.gov)
  • Yet just 26 percent of private providers statewide are recording vaccinations in GRITS, according to state data reported to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - even though Georgia law has required it for years. (ajc.com)
  • This page included resources to promote flu prevention and vaccination messages. (cdc.gov)
  • This digital media toolkit provides resources to partners, organizations, and individuals to promote flu prevention and flu vaccination. (cdc.gov)