International Travel & Infectious Disease - Minnesota Dept. of Health

International Travel & Infectious Disease

Traveling abroad can increase your exposure to infectious diseases caused by viruses, bacteria, or parasites. Some significant infectious health hazards for Americans traveling abroad are diarrhea, malaria, hepatitis A, and other emerging diseases. 

  • Guidance for Travelers
    Many diseases are just a plane ride away. Take care of yourself and others before you travel and when you return with these resources.

  • Print Materials
    Posters and other materials that you can print and use.

  • Guidance for Health Professionals
    Screening and triage information, clinical evaluation resources, infection control guidance, and other resources for health care providers.

 

Updated Friday, September 16, 2016 at 12:08PM