HAITI-AVOID ALL TRAVEL

Feb 16, 2019 No Comments

Due to widespread protest and civil unrest all travel to Haiti should be avoided. Please visit https://travel.gc.ca/destinations/haiti for further information and travel advisories. All travellers are encouraged to purchase travel and evacuation insurance before leaving Canada.

Dengue Fever in Asia

Feb 16, 2019 No Comments

Dengue Fever is on the rise in Asia.About 15000 cases were reported in Vietnam from multiple provinces, mainly Ho Chi Minh city.Singificant increase in Dengue fever case has also been reported in Cambodia and Laos.Travellers

Picaridin..the New bug repellent

Jul 13, 2016 No Comments

After a long wait , Picaridin, is now available in Canada.As a newer mosquito repellent Picaridin has many advantages.It is equally effective as DEET , has no chemical odour (odourless), not irritant and does not

Bexsero®….the new meningococcal vaccine

Mar 23, 2016 No Comments

According to the Ministry of Health about 70% of IMD (Invasive Meningococcal Disease) in Ontario can be caused by Meningococcal serogroup B against which Meningococcal B vaccine or Bexsero® is effective. Invasive meningococcal disease and