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Last updated : Nov 2009
Switzerland Health
Switzerland Health -
  Special Precautions Certificate Required
Yellow Fever No No
Cholera No No
Typhoid and Polio No Not applicable
Malaria No Not applicable
Other Risks

Rabies is present. For those at a higher risk, vaccination prior to arrival should be considered. If bitten, seek medical advice without delay.

Health Care

Health insurance is very important.

Medical services in Switzerland are one of the best in Europe, but treatment is costly. Various leaflets giving information on health spas and clinics can be obtained from Switzerland Tourism (see Contact Addresses section).
Useful travel links
CDC official site of the US Centers for Disease Control
MASTA the Medical Advisory Services for Travellers
No jet lag all about jet lag. What is it who gets it
SOS international SOS
WHO information on World Health Organisation