Dengue Fever in Singapore
28 Apr 2015
Dengue fever has been reported from Singapore. As of 17 April 2015, a total of 2480 cases have been recorded.
Advice for Travellers
Avoidance of mosquito bites, particularly during daylight hours, is recommended. Bite avoidance measures include: covering up with clothing, the use of insect repellent and bed nets impregnated with insecticide. Reduction of mosquito breeding sites around hotel rooms/homes is advised for longer term stays.