CDC Traveler's Health News Feed

Travel notices are designed to inform travelers and clinicians about current health issues related to specific destinations. These issues may arise from disease outbreaks, special events or gatherings, natural disasters, or other conditions that may affect travelers’ health.

  1. Alert - Global Polio

    Some international destinations have circulating poliovirus. Before any international travel, make sure you are up to date on your polio vaccines.

  1. Alert - Ebola in Uganda

    The Ministry of Health of Uganda has declared an Ebola outbreak in several districts in Uganda.

  1. Watch - Floods in Nigeria

    Due to heavy rainfall, most of the states in Nigeria are experiencing flooding (see map). If you travel to Nigeria, obey all instructions from local authorities.

  1. Alert - Floods in Balochistan and Sindh Provinces, Pakistan

    Due to record rainfall, Pakistan is experiencing flooding, particularly in Balochistan and Sindh Provinces.

  1. Watch - A Strain of Multidrug-Resistant <em>Salmonella</em> Newport in Mexico

    Some travelers who have spent time in Mexico have been infected with multidrug-resistant (MDR) Salmonella Newport.

  1. Watch - Dengue in Asia and the Pacific Islands

    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.

  1. Watch - Dengue in the Americas

    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.

  1. Watch - Dengue in Africa and the Middle East

    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.

  1. Alert - Yellow Fever in Kenya

    There is a yellow fever outbreak in Kenya. Confirmed cases have been reported in residents of Isiolo and Garissa Counties.

  1. Watch - Rabies in Haiti

    Cases of rabies in dogs have been reported in Haiti, and dog vaccination against rabies is limited. Seek immediate medical attention for all animal bites or scratches.

Campus Travel Restrictions: Refer to our campus restrictions page to check your campus’s stance on university sponsored travel.

Unused Tickets: Due to our COVID-19, and our agency transition on July 1, 2020, and airline restrictions for transferring tickets from one vendor to another, a process has been created to help minimize the loss of unused tickets.  Please refer to our unused ticket guide and Agency Transition FAQs for more information.