Epidemic of hand, foot and mouth disease enters 2nd week in Singapore

Health officials have reported that the current epidemic of hand, foot and mouth disease has continued into a 2nd week.

Travellers who are travelling with small children can decrease the risk of exposure to hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) virus by frequent hand washing and maintaining careful personal hygiene.

Visit our Health Library for more information on exposure to and the prevention of Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease.

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