Travel Advice: Safeguard Your Health

Travel Advice: Safeguard Your Health

Whether for work, study or leisure overseas, travel is an exciting experience, especially if it is your first time. What makes traveling satisfying is the feeling of rejuvenation, taking away all your stress and awakening the positivity within you. This all sounds...
Hand, Foot & Mouth Disease

Hand, Foot & Mouth Disease

According to Singapore’s Ministry of Health and press sources, more than 900 cases of hand, foot, and mouth disease (HFMD), a significant increase over the average incidence, are occurring per week. The outbreak is past peak, but weekly case numbers are still...
Zika Virus Update

Zika Virus Update

Zika in Singapore – The Ministry of Health has confirmed eight new cases (bringing the total to 283) of locally transmitted Zika virus infection in Singapore. Zika in Bangkok – 21 new cases of locally transmitted Zika virus confirmed in Bangkok, including...
Measles In Victoria

Measles In Victoria

There are four confirmed cases of measles in Victoria, none of whom have travelled internationally and who all appear to have locally acquired infection. Three of the cases were in the central business district of Melbourne between 10 – 13 June and this may...