Don’t Let Rabies Ruin Your Bali Trip – Be Prepared & Stay Safe!
Rabies is a dangerous viral disease that is spread through the saliva of infected animals, usually from a bite or scratch. In many cases, symptoms of the disease may not appear for several weeks or even months after exposure, but once they do, the disease is almost always fatal. If you’re planning a trip to […]
Rabies Immunoglobulin Vaccination : Indication, dosage, side effect, precaution
Vaccination against rabies is used in two distinct situations: to protect those who are at risk of exposure to rabies, i.e. preexposure vaccination; to prevent the development of clinical rabies after exposure has occurred, usually following the bite of an animal suspected of having rabies, i.e. post-exposure prophylaxis. The vaccines used for pre-exposure and post-exposure […]
Why a Simple, Lifesaving Rabies Shot Can Cost 5000 dollar in Indonesia?
Rabies is a viral infection of the brain that is transmitted by animals and that causes inflammation of the brain and spinal cord. Once the virus reaches the spinal cord and brain, rabies is almost always fatal. The wound from the bite may be painful or numb. Bat bites typically cause no symptoms. Rabies symptoms […]
True or False, Immunoglobulin is Free in Indonesia?
Immunoglobulin therapy, also known as normal human immunoglobulin (NHIG), is the use of a mixture of antibodies (immunoglobulins) to treat a number of health conditions. These conditions include primary immunodeficiency, immune thrombocytopenic purpura, chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy, Kawasaki disease, certain cases of HIV/AIDS and measles, Guillain-Barré syndrome, and in certain other infections when a more […]
Recommended Vaccination and Vaccines for your trip to Bali
Vaccination needs to be taken before arriving at your holiday destination you need to plan your vaccine strategy 4-8 weeks before scheduled departure. Bali is much more developed than most regions in Indonesia and the main tourism areas match international standards when it comes to hygiene. If you plan to travel to other areas in […]
High Alert for Travelers: Rabies Vaccine is Vital & Worth the Attention
Rabies is a deadly disease caused by a virus that is spread in the saliva of infected animals. All mammals can get rabies. People usually get rabies from licks, bites, or scratches from infected dogs and other animals such as bats, foxes, raccoons, and mongooses. Rabies affects the central nervous system, ultimately causing brain disease […]
MUST READ THIS LATEST RABIES UPDATE IN BALI (2019)
Rabies is a serious disease. It is caused by a virus. Rabies is mainly a disease of animals. Humans get rabies when they are bitten by infected animals. At first there might not be any symptoms. But weeks, or even months after a bite, rabies can cause pain, fatigue, headaches, fever, and irritability. These are […]
Updated Rabies spreads in remote areas of Bali and Java in 2019
Rabies or mad dog disease is an acute infectious disease in the mammalian nervous system (including humans) caused by the rabies virus. This disease is very deadly and is zoonotic or transmitted from animals to humans. Transmission occurs due to virus particles in the saliva of infected animals that enter the human body or sensitive […]
Facts that patient must not skip 3rd rabies vaccine
Rabies is deadly! Rabies is an infectious viral disease that is almost always fatal following the onset of clinical symptoms. In up to 99% of cases, domestic dogs are responsible for rabies virus transmission to humans. Yet, rabies can affect both domestic and wild animals. It is spread to people through bites or scratches, usually […]
Dog Bite Can Cause Rabies in Humans, Learn ‘F A T’
Dog bite can cause Rabies in humans. Actually when rabid dog bites you, there’s no way to know whether the animal has transmitted the rabies virus to you. First aid Training after got bitten by animal is really important for you to know to stay away from rabies. For this reason, treatment to prevent the […]