Country on alert for HFMD


PETALING JAYA: Hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) has reached outbreak proportions, forcing the authorities to take urgent measures to contain it.

The Health Ministry has placed the country under the “alert level” following last week’s 1,379 cases nationwide with Selangor, Johor and Kuala Lumpur topping the list.

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