What Vaccinations Your College Freshman Needs To Get Before Fall

Parents who have kids that are heading off to college this fall may be feeling concerned about having their child live elsewhere for the first time in their life.  While parents may worry, young adults are excited to get out there and begin their lives as independent individuals.  However, you may be able to reduce your […]

Spring Break and Mission Trip Vaccinations

There is still plenty of snow on the ground, the memories of the holidays are still fresh in our minds, and it seems impossible that in a few short months our world will thaw out and become green again.  As Minnesotans, we take a certain pride in being able to survive our harsh winters.  We […]

August Is National Immunization Awareness Month

Immunizations (or vaccinations) aren’t just for babies and young kids. We all need shots to help protect us from serious diseases and illness. To help keep our local community safe, International Travel Care, Inc. is proudly participating in National Immunization Awareness Month. Everyone age 6 months and older needs a seasonal flu shot every year. […]

Whooping Cough (Pertussis) Cases On The Rise In Minnesota & Wisconsin

Recently within the United States, there has been an outbreak of pertussis, also known as whooping cough.  Of particular concern is the state of Minnesota, from where this blog is being written. As of July 20th, 2012, the Minnesota Department of Health has reported 1,881 confirmed cases of pertussis already this year. Our neighbors to […]