West Nile virus (WNV) is spread by mosquitoes in many countries. There are usually no symptoms, although some people develop mild flu-like symptoms, nausea and skin rash. The virus is not contagious and should get better without any treatment.
Travel Vaccinations for Dominica
Vaccines To Consider When Visiting Dominica
A consultation will be completed with one of our specialist travel health nurses to assess your individual travel plans and health background before making recommendations, which can then be administered during the same appointment.
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Destination Information for Dominica
Tourism is at the very heart of life in Dominica; it is the main industry and is the primary source of income for this Caribbean island. They have used the aesthetic beauty of the country’s landscape to their advantage, with its stunning natural beauty helping to entice tourists. However, there is still a strong indigenous presence on the island, as the Kalinago have been migrating to Dominica from South America from as early as 3,000 B.C. They inhabit a 3,700-acre area on the eastern coast of the island.
The beauty of Dominica’s scenery cannot be understated, with dramatic peaks and ravines contributing to the impressive topography of this volcanic island. It could also be described as a hiker’s paradise, with trails for all ages and abilities resulting in breath-taking views which are hard to match. Other activities are scuba diving, snorkelling and birdwatching, illustrating the array of different things to be done in Dominica.
Infections and Outbreaks frequently change from country to country and by attending our clinics you will be given the most up to date clinical and safety advice from our team of specialists. Our advice to you often includes aspects such as: