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Meningitis B Vaccine

Bexsero is now available at Bowmont Travel Clinic. Meningococcal disease is an aggressive illness that can lead to death within 24 hours of the first symptoms. About 1 in 10 of those with the disease will die despite treatment. One … Continue reading

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Do I really need to get Yellow Fever?

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What is Typhoid??

Typhoid Fever is an illness cause by a bacteria called Salmonella enterica.  There is an estimated 22 million cases of typhoid worldwide each year. Did you know that travellers to southern Asia have  a 6-30 times higher risk than for all … Continue reading

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