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Travel Health Notices

Ebola Outbreak in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone
July 31, 2014 20:53 EST
The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) recommends that Canadians avoid all non-essential travel to Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone due to the ongoing Ebola virus outbreak. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada's recommendations for travellers.

Ebola Outbreak in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone
July 31, 2014 15:53 EST
Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone continue to report cases of Ebola virus disease (formerly known as Ebola haemorrhagic fever) and related deaths. Additional cases can be expected

Ebola Outbreak in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone
July 30, 2014 15:53 EST
Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone continue to report cases of Ebola virus disease (formerly known as Ebola haemorrhagic fever) and related deaths. Additional cases can be expected.

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV)
July 24, 2014 13:53 EST
Since April 2012, cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) have been identified in the following countries in the Middle East: Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, the United Arab Emirates, Oman, Kuwait and most recently Yemen and Lebanon.

Chikungunya in the Caribbean, Central and South America
July 22, 2014 13:18 EST
Since December 2013, confirmed cases of chikungunya have been reported on many islands in the Caribbean. Local transmission of the virus has also spread to countries in Central and South America. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada's recommendations for travellers.

Chikungunya in the Caribbean, Central and South America
July 11, 2014 12:45 EST
Since December 2013, confirmed cases of chikungunya have been reported on many islands in the Caribbean. Local transmission of the virus has also spread to countries in Central and South America. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada's recommendations for travellers.

Cholera in Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti and Mexico
July 11, 2014 12:43 EST
Since the beginning of the cholera epidemic in October 2010, the Dominican Republic and Haiti have reported thousands of cholera cases and related deaths. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada's recommendations for travellers.

WHO temporary polio vaccine recommendations
July 10, 2014 16:23 EST
On May 5th, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the recent spread of poliovirus (polio) a public health emergency of international concern. They issued temporary polio vaccination recommendations to prevent further spread of the virus worldwide, to be reviewed after three months.

Polio: Global Update
July 10, 2014 16:20 EST
Poliomyelitis (polio) has been eliminated from most countries; however it continues to occur in some areas of the world

Polio: Global Update
June 25, 2014 11:29 EST
Poliomyelitis (polio) has been eliminated from most countries; however it continues to occur in some areas of the world.

2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil
June 25, 2014 11:27 EST
The 2014 FIFA World Cup is being hosted by Brazil from June 12 to July 13. The event will take place in 12 cities across the country: Belo Horizonte, Brasília, Cuiabá, Curitiba, Fortaleza, Manaus, Natal, Porto Alegre, Recife, Rio de Janeiro, Salvador and São Paulo.

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV)
June 20, 2014 15:03 EST
Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada's recommendations for travellers.

Polio: Global Update
June 20, 2014 15:00 EST
Poliomyelitis (polio) has been eliminated from most countries; however it continues to occur in some areas of the world. Consult the travel health notice for more information and the Public Health Agency of Canada's recommendations for travellers.

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