How To Prevent Enterovirus D68

There has been a lot of talk in the news about a non-polio enterovirus affecting children and teens. This respiratory virus is more serious than the common cold and could lead to hospitalization. While there isn’t a vaccine for enterovirus D68, we thought we would share some helpful information with you to prevent the disease […]

2 Ways International Travel Care Makes It Easy To Get The Flu Shot

Every year it is recommended to get an annual flu shot to protect you and your family against the influenza virus.  However, every year many people don’t get vaccinated for the two reasons, of which this blog addresses. Most people, especially families with kids, get a flu shot every year.  The vaccination consists of dead […]

2 Ways Flu Clinics Keep You From Missing Work Days

Continuing on International Travel Care’s series on why you and your family should get vaccinated against the flu, this week we’re going to talk about how influenza can really put a wrench in your daily life.  In this blog, read about how the flu vaccine can keep parents at work and kids at school, and […]

Protect Your Family From The Flu This Year

The flu season is here and it’s only a matter of time until the first case is reported.  Have you gotten your annual flu vaccine yet?  Because it’s a topic that is accompanied by several of questions and concerns, I’m going to start a blog series over the next five weeks listing out 10 reasons […]

Flu Vaccinations May Be In Limited Supply Next Year

The last thing I want to do is talk about next winter, especially when this last winter still has its claws firmly hooked into our backs, but I think it’s important to talk about the flu season early this year.  In 2012 the FDA approved quadrivalent flu vaccines.  The quadrivalent flu vaccine will offer protection against […]