Two children die from dengue in Bulacan, Philippines

Two more children have died of dengue in Bulacan, bringing the total fatalities to 14. So far, there have been more than 6,100 reported cases in the province.

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Advice For Travellers

All travellers to areas where the dengue fever virus is active can reduce their risk of exposure by taking all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites. Many persons with dengue fever do not seek medical care and are not reported to health authorities. There may be many more cases in the community than the reports indicate.