An outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) is currently ongoing in Guinea Conakry, Sierra Leone and Liberia.
The number of cases infected with the MERS-corona virus has recently increased. Some cases have also been reported close to home, but these are import cases after a recent stay in the Middle East.
On 5 May 2014, we will introduce our new online appointment system. It will allow you to book a consultation in our policlinic.
Advice by the Belgian Scientific Study Group on Travel Medicine.
The vaccine against rabies is once again available in Belgium upon presentation of a doctor’s prescription at your authorized pharmacy.
The Belgian health authorities wish to raise your awareness of new developments related to the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus.
Information and preventive measures on how to avoid infection with the avian flu.
Insect repellents containing DEET remain available at pharmacies.
The West Nile disease is an ailment caused by a flavivirus and transmitted to humans by infected mosquitos.
The Superior Health Council advises to administer an additional MMR vaccine to children between 6 and 12 months.
The yellow fever vaccination is not required when you’re travelling from Belgium directly, without a stopover in a country where yellow fever may occur.
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