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Dengue Fever in Singapore (Update)

27 Oct 2014

Dengue fever is an ongoing risk in Singapore. As of 19 October 2014, a total of 16 322 cases have been recorded.

Advice for Travellers

Avoidance of mosquito bites, particularly during daylight hours, by covering up with clothing, the use of bite avoidance measures such as repellent and bed nets is advised. Elimination of breeding sites around hotel rooms/houses is advised for longer term stays.