Mexico Travel Recommendation

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Mexico Travel Recommendation

Postby Jerilynn » Fri Feb 01, 2013 12:51 pm

Should one get the Hepatitis A vaccine if one is planning a trip to MEX? If this is too 'medical' and the administrators want to remove it, I understand.
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Re: Mexico Travel Recommendation

Postby ginyah » Fri Feb 01, 2013 12:54 pm

When I first started looking at international travel I did the Hep A and Hep B vaccines. An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
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Re: Mexico Travel Recommendation

Postby earlyout » Fri Feb 01, 2013 1:16 pm

Thanks for the reminder. For a trip to Mexico City last March the travel clinic gave us HepA and we need to get our booster shots..
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Re: Mexico Travel Recommendation

Postby DSInvestor » Fri Feb 01, 2013 1:37 pm

CDC's Health Information for Travelers to Mexico:
http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/mexico.htm
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Re: Mexico Travel Recommendation

Postby kramer » Fri Feb 01, 2013 1:41 pm

Here is the CDC information on vaccinations for Mexico:

http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/mexico.htm

Every medical professional in the USA should be vaccinated for Hepatitis A/B, let alone for Mexico. For dental work, Hepatitis B protection in some countries is particularly important.
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