Vaccinations commonly required for foreign travel include yellow fever and meningococcal vaccines, according to Cleveland Clinic. Each country specifies what vaccinations it requires for entry based on the incidence of d... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

All travelers need to have their routine vaccines, but the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also recommends the hepatitis A and typhoid vaccines for most travelers. Travelers should get their vaccines four to s... More » Geography

A person should get travel insurance while going abroad to protect the financial investment made in preparation for and during the trip abroad. Travel insurance covers the costs associated with lost luggage, trip cancell... More » Business & Finance Insurance

Some inoculations that use a live virus include measles, mumps, rubella, chickenpox, smallpox, yellow fever, influenza and shingles, according to MedlinePlus and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Live-virus... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

As of 2015, all travelers to South Africa should be current with routine vaccinations prior to traveling and should also get vaccines for hepatitis A and typhoid, notes the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention... More » Geography

Ingredients in flu vaccinations vary because there are 16 different influenza vaccines that are used in the United States, explains the National Vaccine Information Center. Flu vaccinations are prepared with fluids from ... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Some vaccinations required for children include the varicella virus vaccine, polio vaccine, rotavirus vaccine and meningococcal vaccine. Vaccinations play a major role in reduction and elimination of deadly childhood inf... More » Health Medications & Vitamins