• Watch - Dengue in Asia and the Pacific Islands

    Fri, 13 Sep 2019

    Dengue is a risk in many parts of Asia and the Pacific Islands. Some countries are reporting increased numbers of cases of the disease. Travelers to Asia and the Pacific Islands can protect themselves by preventing mosquito bites.

  • Watch - Dengue in Africa and the Middle East

    Fri, 13 Sep 2019

    Dengue is a risk in many parts of Africa and the Middle East. Some countries are reporting increased numbers of cases of the disease. Travelers to Africa and the Middle East can protect themselves by preventing mosquito bites.

  • Warning - Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas

    Thu, 12 Sep 2019

    Parts of the Bahamas, including the Abacos and Grand Bahama Island, have been severely affected by Hurricane Dorian. US residents should avoid nonessential travel to affected parts of the Bahamas.

  • Alert - Ebola in Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Thu, 29 Aug 2019

    There is an outbreak of Ebola in the North Kivu (Kivu Nord) and Ituri provinces in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

  • Watch - Dengue in the Americas

    Tue, 27 Aug 2019

    Dengue is a risk in many parts of Central and South America, Mexico, and the Caribbean. Some countries are reporting increased numbers of cases of the disease. Travelers to the Americas can protect themselves by preventing mosquito bites.

  • Alert - Polio in Ghana

    Mon, 26 Aug 2019

    There is a polio outbreak in Ghana. CDC recommends that all travelers to Ghana be vaccinated fully against polio.

  • Watch - Malaria in Burundi

    Thu, 22 Aug 2019

    There is a malaria epidemic in Burundi, a country in central Africa. To prevent malaria infection, travelers should take prescription medicine and take steps to prevent mosquito bites.

  • Alert - Polio in Central African Republic

    Wed, 21 Aug 2019

    There is an outbreak of polio in Central African Republic. CDC recommends that all travelers to Central African Republic be vaccinated fully against polio.

  • Alert - Polio in Burma (Myanmar)

    Wed, 21 Aug 2019

    There is a polio outbreak in Burma (Myanmar). CDC recommends that all travelers to Burma (Myanmar) be vaccinated fully against polio.

  • Alert - Polio in Somalia

    Wed, 21 Aug 2019

    There is a polio outbreak in Somalia. CDC recommends that all travelers to Somalia be vaccinated fully against polio.

  • Alert - Polio in Nigeria

    Wed, 21 Aug 2019

    There is a polio outbreak in Nigeria. CDC recommends that all travelers to Nigeria be vaccinated fully against polio.

  • Alert - Polio in Indonesia

    Wed, 21 Aug 2019

    There is a polio outbreak in Indonesia. CDC recommends that all travelers to Indonesia be vaccinated fully against polio.

  • Alert - Polio in Mozambique

    Wed, 21 Aug 2019

    There is a polio outbreak in Mozambique. CDC recommends that all travelers to Mozambique be vaccinated fully against polio.

  • Alert - Polio in Niger

    Wed, 21 Aug 2019

    There is a polio outbreak in Niger. CDC recommends that all travelers to Niger be vaccinated fully against polio.

  • Alert - Polio in Papua New Guinea

    Wed, 21 Aug 2019

    There is an outbreak of polio in Papua New Guinea. CDC recommends that all travelers to Papua New Guinea be fully vaccinated against polio.

  • Alert - Polio in Ethiopia

    Wed, 21 Aug 2019

    There is a polio outbreak in Ethiopia. CDC recommends that all travelers to Ethiopia be vaccinated fully against polio.

  • Alert - Polio in Benin

    Wed, 21 Aug 2019

    There is a polio outbreak in Benin. CDC recommends that all travelers to Benin be vaccinated fully against polio.

  • Alert - Polio in Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Wed, 21 Aug 2019

    There is a polio outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). CDC recommends that all travelers to DRC be vaccinated fully against polio.

  • Alert - Polio in Angola

    Wed, 21 Aug 2019

    There is a polio outbreak in Angola. CDC recommends that all travelers to Angola be vaccinated fully against polio.

  • Watch - Lassa Fever in Nigeria

    Wed, 7 Aug 2019

    Nigerian health officials have declared an outbreak of Lassa fever in Nigeria. Travelers to Nigeria should avoid contact with rats, especially rat urine and feces, and keep their accommodations or campsites clean.

  • Warning - Health Infrastructure Breakdown in Venezuela

    Wed, 7 Aug 2019

    CDC recommends that travelers avoid all nonessential travel to Venezuela. The country is experiencing outbreaks of infectious diseases, and adequate health care is currently not available in most of the country.

  • Watch - Monkeypox in Nigeria

    Wed, 7 Aug 2019

    There is an ongoing outbreak of monkeypox in Nigeria. Travelers to Nigeria should protect themselves from monkeypox by washing hands often with soap and water, and avoiding contact with animals or people that may be sick.

  • Alert - Rubella in Japan

    Wed, 7 Aug 2019

    There is an outbreak of rubella in Japan. Travelers to Japan should make sure they are vaccinated against rubella with the MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) vaccine before travel.

  • Watch - Cholera in Yemen

    Tue, 6 Aug 2019

    There is a widespread cholera outbreak in Yemen. Between April and July 2017, more than 400,000 cholera cases and nearly 2,000 deaths have been reported. Twenty-one of the country’s 23 governorates have reported suspected cases.

  • Watch - Global Measles Outbreak Notice

    Mon, 10 Jun 2019

    Measles is in many countries and outbreaks of the disease are occurring around the world. Before you travel internationally, regardless of where you are going, make sure you are protected fully against measles.

  • Alert - Yellow Fever in Nigeria

    Mon, 28 Jan 2019

    A large, ongoing outbreak of yellow fever in Nigeria began in September 2017. The outbreak is now spread throughout the country. Travelers going to Nigeria should receive vaccination against yellow fever at least 10 days before travel and should take steps to prevent mosquito bites while there.