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Dengue Fever in Singapore

11 Aug 2015

Cases of dengue fever have been reported in Singapore. As of 6 August 2015, a total of 5422 cases have been recorded this dengue season.

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.