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Yellow Book

CDC Health Information for International Travel 2008


Dive into the 2008 Edition!

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The Yellow Book is published every two years by CDC as a reference for those who advise international travelers of health risks. The Yellow Book is written primarily for health care providers, although others might find it useful.

See What's New in the 2008 Yellow Book.

Podcast: Overview of the CDC 2008 Yellow Book for the Public

Go to the Current 2008 Edition Online

Get Your Hard-Copy 2008 Edition

Order your copy of the latest 2008 edition from Elsevier Publishing:

Yellow Book Updates

CDC updates portions of the content in this online Yellow Book edition with current information and recommendations. View an archived list of these permanent updates for the 2008 edition.

Travel Planning Information, Breaking Information, and Notices

Find current information for your travel planning needs on the CDC Travelers' Health website, including:

  • destinations;
  • recommended vaccinations;
  • preventive measures to take to protect your health;
  • notices about changes in vaccine requirements;
  • drug availability notices;
  • disease outbreak and emerging infection information.


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  • Page last updated: October 26, 2007
  • Content source:
    Division of Global Migration and Quarantine
    National Center for Preparedness, Detection, and Control of Infectious Diseases
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