This comes after Singapore reported 82 locally transmitted Zika cases in the past four days. The US regularly issues travel advisories for Americans visiting other countries, but it is rare for nations to issue warnings for their citizens travelling to the US. The very best travel agents, like the travel advisors of Brownell offer great value that adds a richness of experience to your vacations and getaways. For more than 128 years, Brownell Travel has provided discerning travelers with white-glove service and the most experienced and knowledgeable travel advisors in the industry. As a travel advisor, your profile here includes access to lead inquiries – free of charge.
Pregnant women who have had limited travel to Miami-Dade County or who had sex without a condom with a partner who lived in or traveled to Miami-Dade County should be tested for Zika virus infection. Women who live in or frequently travel to these areas who are diagnosed with Zika should wait at least 8 weeks after symptoms started before trying to get pregnant. The advisory comes as the country, a former British colony, celebrates its Independence Day holiday, on 10 July, a time when many locals travel abroad, including to the US. Not only will you enjoy being part of a group, you can select the mix of ages you’d like to travel with too. Your advisor will collaborate with you, catering to your travel needs to create a truly personalized trip. Update (1/22/16): Today, the CDC listed eight additional locations with Zika virus travel alerts.
With mounting evidence that the mosquito-spread Zika virus is behind the skyrocketing numbers of severe birth defects in Brazil, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention late Friday cautioned pregnant women and women planning to become pregnant to postpone travel to a set of Latin American and Caribbean countries and territories experiencing Zika outbreaks.
Travel Health Advisor provides professional travel health advice to doctors, pharmacists, pathologists, corporations, government departments and travel agents. Pregnant women without symptoms who have ongoing exposure (live in or frequently travel daily, weekly) to Miami-Dade County should consult with their healthcare provider to obtain testing for Zika in the first and second trimesters of pregnancy. Men who live in or frequently travel to these areas who are diagnosed with Zika should wait at least 6 months after symptoms started before trying to get their partner pregnant. After registering the nomination for the award, the company or establishment will receive an official certificate and an exclusive golden plate and also get access to use the Travel Advisory Awards logo in their marketing channels.
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