Health and Medical: Immunizations
From the US Centers for Disease Control
|Vaccines for disease
|Clinical Guidance for Healthcare providers
Make sure you are up-to-date on all routine vaccines before every trip. Some of these vaccines include
All eligible travelers should be up to date with their COVID-19 vaccines. Please see Your COVID-19 Vaccination for more information.
Consider hepatitis A vaccination for most travelers. It is recommended for travelers who will be doing higher risk activities, such as visiting smaller cities, villages, or rural areas where a traveler might get infected through food or water. It is recommended for travelers who plan on eating street food.
Hepatitis A - CDC Yellow Book
Dosing info - Hep A
Recommended for unvaccinated travelers younger than 60 years old traveling to Spain. Unvaccinated travelers 60 years and older may get vaccinated before traveling to Spain.
Hepatitis B - CDC Yellow Book
Dosing info - Hep B
Infants 6 to 11 months old traveling internationally should get 1 dose of measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine before travel. This dose does not count as part of the routine childhood vaccination series.
Measles (Rubeola) - CDC Yellow Book
Spain is free of dog rabies. However, rabies may still be present in wildlife species, particularly bats. CDC recommends rabies vaccination before travel only for people working directly with wildlife. These people may include veterinarians, animal handlers, field biologists, or laboratory workers working with specimens from mammalian species.
Rabies - CDC Yellow Book
The above information has been excerpted from the US "Centers for Disease Control and Prevention" website and was last updated by World Trade Press on Thursday, 1st February, 2024. Addtional information is available at https://cdc.gov
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