Dengue fever increases in Aklan Province, Philippines

From January to October 2011, provincial health officials have recorded a total of 221 cases of dengue fever from the province's 17 towns,including Kalibo.

Travellers to this area should be aware of the risk of exposure to dengue fever virus and take all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites.

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

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