More dengue fever deaths in Taiwan

Health officials have reported 2 more deaths due to dengue haemorrhagic fever (a severe complication of dengue fever). A total of 457 confirmed cases of dengue fever have been reported so far.

Travellers 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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