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Travel Clinic No Consult Fee. Understanding Malaria

Malaria is a serious and potentially life-threatening disease caused by parasites that are transmitted to people through the bites of infected mosquitoes. The parasites multiply within the person’s red blood cells and can cause symptoms such as fever, chills, and flu-like symptoms, as well as more serious complications such as anemia, seizures, and organ failure. […]

No Consult Fee-Travel Vaccine Clinic-Understanding Shingles

What Is Shingle Disease? The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) do not specifically mention “shingle disease.” Shingles, also known as herpes zoster, is a viral infection caused by the varicella-zoster virus, the same virus that causes chickenpox. After a person has had chickenpox, the virus can remain dormant (inactive) in the body and […]

No Consult Fee Travel Clinic-Understanding Tetanus and Diphtheria

What is Tetanus Disease? Tetanus is a serious bacterial disease that affects the nervous system and can cause muscle stiffness and spasms, particularly in the jaw and neck muscles. It is caused by the bacteria Clostridium tetani, which often enters the body through a deep wound or cut. Tetanus can be prevented through vaccination including […]

No Consult Fee-travel Clinic-Why Visit a Travel Vaccine Clinic Before Travelling?

The Travel Vaccine Clinic:  What Is a Travel Clinic? The travel vaccine clinic, as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), is a healthcare facility that provides preventive care, counseling, and necessary vaccines for individuals who are planning international travel. We help travelers of all ages to stay healthy while they are […]

No Consult Fee- Travel Vaccine Clinic-Overview of Hepatitis B

What is Hepatitis B Disease? Hepatitis B is a viral infection that affects the liver. It is caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV) and can lead to serious liver problems, including cirrhosis and liver cancer. The virus is spread through contact with the blood or bodily fluids of an infected person. Symptoms of hepatitis […]