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what injections are required for travelling in Europe??

1 Jun 2010 Explorer1128723 asked

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Hey does any one know what injections I should be getting for travelling in Europe?

I am doing the European Adventurer.
  • 1 Jun 2010 cdm115 said

    cdm115

    I don’t think you’ll need any for that tour. You might want Hep A and B for general health reasons both on and off tour.

  • 1 Jun 2010 Steph said

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    I recently went to my GP and she recommended a booster shot (for diptheria,tetanus etc) and a Hep B shot however she said since its europe the countries arent exactly third world so should be ok without them as they cant be pricey.

  • 2 Jun 2010 Mel the aussie said

    Mel the aussie

    my doctor just said the general stuff i’d have for here, the flu/swine flu shot and ive already got the heps and booster so i’m all good… if you havnt had chicken pox mayb get that shot i dunno wat age they go up to

  • 2 Jun 2010 Jen_au said

    Jen_au
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    Originally posted by Mel the aussie:
    if you havnt had chicken pox mayb get that shot i dunno wat age they go up to



    that’s a good idea!!!! lol I know someone who went on an american contiki with her friend. her friend got chicken pox two days in and had to stay at the motel where they were for a week to get over it and catch up with the tour later!! :S

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