Our guide was written by Phoebe Jamieson and last published on Thursday 16th December 2010.
There are no special vaccinations required for Germany, although it is always advisable to make sure that you are up-to-date on the standard shots. The diseases below may be a risk in all or parts of the country and are presented alphabetically:
BIRD & SWINE FLU
The risk to humans is believed to be very low.
Hepatitis A is a viral disease that causes inflammation of the liver.
Risk assessment: Low