Over 1,000 hand-foot-mouth cases reported in Quang Ngai Province

Deputy head of Department of Health in the central province of Quang Ngai Pham Minh Duc said that until now, the province has over 1,000 cases of hand-foot-mouth (HFM) infection increasing double year-on-year.

Over 1,000 hand-foot-mouth cases reported in Quang Ngai Province

Quang Ngai City has reported 400 cases of infection.
The Department said that an outbreak of HFM was discovered in Nghia Phu Preschool in Quang Ngai City. Health authority disinfected the school and 50 kids were allowed to stay at home to curb the spreading.
The health sector and schools , local governments are implementing measures to curb the spread of the disease especially amongst kids in preschools and primary schools.


By NGUYEN TRANG - Translated by UYEN PHUONG

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