Long Sault Travel Clinic now carries the yellow fever vaccine!
What is yellow fever vaccine ?
Yellow fever vaccine helps protect against the yellow fever virus. Yellow fever is a viral disease spread by infected mosquitoes. The vaccine is approved by Health Canada.
What are the benefits to getting this vaccination ?
The yellow fever vaccine is the best way to protect against the yellow fever virus, a serious and sometimes fatal infection
What are the possible reactions after the vaccine?
Vaccines are very safe. It is much safer to get the vaccine than to get yellow fever. Common reactions to the vaccine may include soreness, redness or swelling where the shot was given. A mild headache, slight fever, or aching muscles lasting 1 or 2 days can occur 5 to 10 days after getting the vaccine.