Chikungunya feverand dengue fever in same areas of Philippines

Health authorities have confirmed the presence of human cases infected with either or both dengue and chikungunya fever viruses in Sarangani, Western Samar, Aurora, Zamboanga del Norte, Samar, Romblon, Agusan del Norte, and Antique. Travellers to areas where chikungunya and dengue fever viruses are active can reduce their risk of exposure to these viruses by taking all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites.

Visit our Health Library for more information on exposure to and the prevention of Chikungunya Fever and Dengue Fever.

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