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1. Posted by Scotslad (Budding Member 41 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

Hi im going to Singapore for 4 days then onto Oz for 6 weeks then Thailand for 4 days. Do i need any injections ? Thanks

2. Posted by Mel. (Travel Guru 4567 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

Hello Scotslad

The only vaccine required, by law is Yellow Fever vaccine. And this is only if u have visited countries in the yellow fever zone, within the six days before entering South East Asia. I think the yellow fever zone is just in Africa and south america.

There are a list of recommended vaccines, for South East Asia, but u are only in Singapore for 4 days. In your position, i would personally not bother with any. U could just protect yourself as much as possible, by eating carefully. ie not at street stalls and cheap cafes.

Mel

3. Posted by bex76 (Moderator 3780 posts) 10y Star this if you like it!

I would have typhoid and Hepatitis A jabs just in case, especially for Thailand even though you'll only be there for 4 days. They are free on the NHS.