Kenya health recommendations

Sanitary advices to visit Kenya

Kenya is a big country with around 47M Kenyan. Official languages are Swahili and English. Kenya uses metric system (kilograms, centimeters, Β°C). Time zone is UTC+03:00. Currency used in Kenya is Kenyan Shilling (KES).

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🎫 Visa Exemption
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Sanitary Recommendations

General recommendations

Zika is a risk in Kenya. Because of the risk of birth defects in babies born to women who were infected with Zika while pregnant, women who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant should discuss their travel plans with their doctor. For further information on this recommendation, please visitZika Risk in Countries with Endemic Zika.

Dengue, African tick-bite fever, African sleeping sickness (African Trypanosomiasis) and chikungunyaare diseases carried by insects that are found in Africa. For information on disease prevention, please visit the CDCInsect Protection Advice.

Many countries in Africa have high incidence rates of tuberculosis (TB). For further information, please visit the CDCTuberculosis Advice.

Many countries in Africa have high HIV prevalence rates. For further information, please visit the CDCHIV Advice.

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