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Traveling Hepatitis A Vaccine

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hepatitis vaccination

Dr.young i want to know if hiv positive but with undetectable viral load can get hepatitis and yellow fever vaccines.And what about other viral vaccines,is there any contraindication.thank you.
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...virus).Yellow fever vaccination should only be given to persons with CD4 counts greater than 350 and who require the vaccine for travel risks. The vaccine is not recommended for persons with lower counts.Hope this helps,BY Read more »

Hep A & B vaccination

Have had 1st injection. Is it acceptable to have the second in 5 days instead of 7 and then again... Read more »

Vaccination Question

I am considering a job change that could potentially require me to travel to the Far East. I am... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis A FAQs for the Public

...decreasing in the United States? Yes. Rates of Hepatitis A in the United States are the lowest they have been in 40 years. The Hepatitis A vaccine was introduced in 1995 and health professionals now routinely vaccinate all children, travelers... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis A FAQs for Health Professionals

...Hepatitis A virus (HAV) infection in the United States? Hepatitis A rates in the United States have declined by 92% since Hepatitis A vaccine first became available in 1995. In 2007, 2,979 acute symptomatic cases of Hepatitis A... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Vaccinations and HIV

...serious but it can be for someone with a weakened liver. This includes people who are infected with hepatitis B or C. Two hepatitis A vaccine shots can protect you for about 20 years. Hepatitis B can cause serious disease. If you were... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Outbreak of Hepatitis A Among Men Who Have Sex With Men: Implications for Hepatitis A Vaccination Strategies

...community-wide outbreak, evaluated the risk factors for hepatitis A among MSM, and looked for potential opportunities to deliver the hepatitis A vaccine to MSM. Between Nov. 1, 1998 and May 30, 1999, 136 hepatitis A cases were reported to the... Read more »
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Traveling to Africa/Yellow Fever Vaccination

Posted by travelingguy
...Hey, got a question. I am going to be traveling to Togo and Benin in about three months. I CAN NOT get my doctor to give me the "blessing" to go ahead and get the Yellow Fever Read more »

traveling with HIV

Posted by joyfull, 3 Replies
...my law degree and after years of intense studies and coping with HIV I want to make true a dream I held on to a few years of traveling in South America. I was wondering whether someone has an experience of traveling with a bag full of medicine. I... Read more »

travel restrictions

Posted by Anonymous
...Is it OK to travel to Mexico with my HIV meds? Read more »

travel

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Are there any travel restrictions in Mexico for people who are HIV positive? Read more »