Belgium health recommendations
Sanitary advices to visit Belgium
Belgium is a small country with around 11M Belgian. Official languages are French, German and Dutch. Belgium uses metric system (kilograms, centimeters, °C). Time zone is UTC+01:00 with daylight saving time. Currency used in Belgium is Euro (EUR).🏙️ Brussels
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👨👩👦👦 11M ☀️ ~10 °C 🌧 ~71 mm 👍 Developed 🚩 31k km2 (12k mi²)
It is recommended that travellers are up to date on routine vaccinations including measles-mumps-rubella (MMR), diphtheria-pertussis-tetanus (DPT), varicella (chickenpox), polio, and yearly flu shots.
As hepatitis A outbreaks occur throughout the world and sometimes in countries with a low risk for hepatitis A, travellers should consult with their doctor prior to travel to see if the hepatitis A vaccine is necessary.
A hepatitis B vaccination is recommended for those who may have sexual contact with a new partner, who may get a tattoo or piercing, or have any medical procedures.
A rabies vaccination is recommended for those planning an outdoor holiday, for wildlife professionals and researchers, or for those who may come into contact with bats.
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